Raymond E. Shaw Elementary School

  • Raymond E. Shaw Elementary School serves 414 students in grades 4-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 64% (which is equal to the Massachusetts state average of 64%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 73% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 71%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Raymond E. Shaw Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 37%.
  • Raymond E. Shaw Elementary School operates within the Millbury School District.

School Overview

  • Raymond E. Shaw Elementary School's student population of 414 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 4-6
Total Students414 students
Raymond E. Shaw Elementary School Total Students (1989-2016)
Gender %Raymond E. Shaw Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
Raymond E. Shaw Elementary School Total Teachers (2006-2016)
Students by GradeRaymond E. Shaw Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Raymond E. Shaw Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1671 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Raymond E. Shaw Elementary School is 0.27, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.35. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
64%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
71%
Student : Teacher Ratio15:113:1
Raymond E. Shaw Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (2006-2016)
Asian
2%
6%
Raymond E. Shaw Elementary School Asian Students (1990-2016)
Hispanic
8%
19%
Raymond E. Shaw Elementary School Black Students (1989-2016)
Black
1%
9%
Raymond E. Shaw Elementary School Black Students (1990-2016)
White
85%
63%
Raymond E. Shaw Elementary School White Students (1989-2016)
Two or more races
4%
3%
Raymond E. Shaw Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2009-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsRaymond E. Shaw Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownMA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.270.35
Raymond E. Shaw Elementary School Diversity Score (1989-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
Raymond E. Shaw Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2001-2015)
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
Raymond E. Shaw Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2015)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Raymond E. Shaw Elementary School is Millbury School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 397 school districts in Massachusetts (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Millbury School District's student population of 1,732 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $14,433 in this district is less than the state average of $20,551. The district revenue/student has declined by 9% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $14,347 is less than the state average of $19,475. The district spending/student has declined by 9% over four school years.
    School District NameMillbury School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    3
    3
    Number of Students Managed1,7321,344
    Millbury School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    68%
    64%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    75%
    71%
    District Total Revenue$26 MM$28 MM
    District Spending$26 MM$26 MM
    District Revenue / Student$14,433$20,551
    District Spending / Student$14,347$19,475
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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