Peter W Reilly Elementary School

  • Peter W Reilly Elementary School serves 575 students in grades KG-4.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the MA average of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 36%.
  • Peter W Reilly Elementary School operates within the Lowell School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 575 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 41 teachers has grown by 10% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades KG-4
Total Students575 students
Peter W Reilly Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Peter W Reilly Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
Peter W Reilly Elementary School Total Teachers (2005-2015)
Students by GradePeter W Reilly Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(MA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio14:113:1
Peter W Reilly Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (2005-2015)
Asian
8%
6%
Peter W Reilly Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
41%
18%
Peter W Reilly Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
3%
9%
Peter W Reilly Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
45%
64%
Peter W Reilly Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Peter W Reilly Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2009-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsPeter W Reilly Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownMA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.630.55
Peter W Reilly Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
59%
36%
Peter W Reilly Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1999-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
4%
4%
Peter W Reilly Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Lowell School District's student population of 14,075 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $16,417 in this district is less than the state average of $20,216. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $15,266 is less than the state average of $19,181. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameLowell School District
Number of Schools
Managed
24
3
Number of Students Managed14,0751,368
Lowell School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$228 MM$29 MM
Lowell School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$212 MM$28 MM
Lowell School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$16,417$20,216
Lowell School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$15,266$19,181
Lowell School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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