North Elementary School

  • North Elementary School serves 490 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 39% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 52% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • North Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

  • North Elementary School's student population of 490 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students490 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of North Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

  • North Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,666 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of North Elementary School is 0.15, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Overall Testing Rank#1096 out of 1666 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:113:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
7%
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Hispanic
3%
20%
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Black
1%
9%
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White
92%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score0.150.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
15%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in North Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in North Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSomerset School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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  • Somerset Chace Street
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    1.0 miles
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    Somerset, MA 02726
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    Grades: 9-12 | 1,001 student
    2.5 miles
    625 County Street
    Somerset, MA 02726
    (508) 324-3115
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  • Somerset Somerset Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 606 students
    2.8 miles
    1141 Brayton Avenue
    Somerset, MA 02726
    (508) 324-3140
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  • Somerset South
    Grades: K-5 | 274 students
    3.0 miles
    700 Read Street
    Somerset, MA 02726
    (508) 324-3180
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  • Swansea Joseph Case Junior High School
    Grades: 6-8 | 521 students
    3.1 miles
    195 Main Street
    Swansea, MA 02777
    (508) 675-0116
    3.1 6-8 521

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