Russell Elementary School

  • Russell Elementary School serves 184 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 45-49% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 40-44% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 39%.

School Overview

  • Russell Elementary School's student population of 184 students has declined by 38% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 14 teachers has declined by 44% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students184 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Russell Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Russell Elementary School is 0.19, 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)
Overall School Rank#1175 out of 1,671 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
53%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:113:1
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Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
8%
19%
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Black
1%
9%
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White
90%
61%
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Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Russell Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score0.190.58
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWestfield School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Westfield Highland
    Grades: K-5 | 396 students
    1.8 miles
    34 Western Avenue
    Westfield, MA 01085
    (413)572-6428
    1.8 K-5 396
  • Westfield Westfield Technical Academy Vocational School
    Grades: 9-12 | 540 students
    2.1 miles
    33 Smith Avenue
    Westfield, MA 01085
    (413)572-6533
    2.1 9-12 540
  • Westfield Franklin Ave
    Grades: K-5 | 251 students
    2.2 miles
    22 Franklin Avenue
    Westfield, MA 01085
    (413)572-6424
    2.2 K-5 251
  • Westfield Abner Gibbs
    Grades: K-5 | 218 students
    2.6 miles
    50 West Silver Street
    Westfield, MA 01085
    (413)572-6418
    2.6 K-5 218
  • Westfield Westfield High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1269 students
    2.6 miles
    177 Montgomery Rd
    Westfield, MA 01085
    (413)572-6466
    2.6 9-12 1269

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