Orleans Elementary School

  • Orleans Elementary School serves 223 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70-74% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Orleans Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40%.

Top Placements

Orleans Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts for:

School Overview

  • Orleans Elementary School's student population of 223 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2003)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students223 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Orleans Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,667 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has increased from 9:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Orleans Elementary School is 0.22, 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 School Rank (16-17)#447 out of 1667 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
53%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:113:1
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Asian
2%
7%
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Hispanic
6%
20%
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Black
3%
9%
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White
88%
60%
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Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score0.220.59
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOrleans School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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