Powder House Community Elementary School (Closed 2005)

Powder House Community Elementary School serves 407 students in grades Prekindergarten-8. 
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 was equal to the Massachusetts state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment was 76% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was higher than the Massachusetts state average of 44% (majority Hispanic and Black).

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students
407 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
34 teachers
Students by Grade
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School Rankings

This School
State Level (MA)
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
12:1
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
13%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Powder House Community Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2003-04 school year data.
Hispanic
43%
23%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Powder House Community Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2003-04 school year data.
Black
19%
10%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Powder House Community Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2003-04 school year data.
White
24%
56%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Powder House Community Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2003-04 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
0.71
This chart display the diversity score of Powder House Community Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2003-04 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
19%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Powder House Community Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2003-04 school year data.
School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

How many students attend Powder House Community Elementary School?
407 students attend Powder House Community Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
43% of Powder House Community Elementary School students are Hispanic, 24% of students are White, 19% of students are Black, 13% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are American Indian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Powder House Community Elementary School?
Powder House Community Elementary School has a student ration of 12:1, which is equal to the Massachusetts state average of 12:1.
What grades does Powder House Community Elementary School offer ?
Powder House Community Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-8
What school district is Powder House Community Elementary School part of?
Powder House Community Elementary School is part of Somerville School District.

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