Richard L. Wilkins Elementary School

1322 Central Street
Stoughton, MA 02072
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Bottom 50%
Serving 290 students in grades Prekindergarten-5, Richard L. Wilkins Elementary School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 37%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-44% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 49%).
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 62% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 44% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 290 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 62%
  • : Bottom 50% in MA
  • : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • : 40-44% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Richard L. Wilkins Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts for:

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School Overview

Richard L. Wilkins Elementary School's student population of 290 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 21% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
290 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
26 teachers
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School Rankings

Richard L. Wilkins Elementary School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 1,644 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Richard L. Wilkins Elementary School is 0.74, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MA)
#985 out of 1644 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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30-34%
37%
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40-44%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
5%
7%
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Hispanic
25%
23%
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Black
24%
10%
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White
38%
56%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
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0.74
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
58%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
17%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Richard L. Wilkins Elementary School's ranking?
Richard L. Wilkins Elementary School is ranked #985 out of 1,644 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Massachusetts.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
30-34% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% MA state average), while 40-44% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% MA state average).
How many students attend Richard L. Wilkins Elementary School?
290 students attend Richard L. Wilkins Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
38% of Richard L. Wilkins Elementary School students are White, 25% of students are Hispanic, 24% of students are Black, 7% of students are Two or more races, 5% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Richard L. Wilkins Elementary School?
Richard L. Wilkins Elementary School has a student ration of 11:1, which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 12:1.
What grades does Richard L. Wilkins Elementary School offer ?
Richard L. Wilkins Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Richard L. Wilkins Elementary School part of?
Richard L. Wilkins Elementary School is part of Stoughton School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 290 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 62%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • : 40-44% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

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