Pelham Elementary School

  • Pelham Elementary School serves 127 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 75-79% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65-69% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Pelham Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Pelham Elementary School's student population of 127 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 12 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students127 students
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Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Pelham Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Pelham Elementary School is 0.32, 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#376 out of 1666 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:113:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
4%
7%
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Hispanic
9%
20%
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Black
1%
9%
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White
82%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score0.320.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
13%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePelham School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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