Placentino Elementary School

  • Placentino Elementary School serves 735 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 39%.

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School Overview

  • Placentino Elementary School's student population of 735 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 47 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students735 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Placentino Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers47 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Placentino Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Placentino Elementary School is 0.32, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:113:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Placentino Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
9%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Placentino Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
5%
19%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Placentino Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
n/a
9%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Placentino Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
82%
61%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Placentino Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
4%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Placentino Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score0.320.58
This chart display the diversity score of Placentino Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Placentino 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 NameHolliston School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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