S Christa Mcauliffe Elementary School

570 Beacon Street
Lowell, MA 01850
(School attendance zone shown in map)
2/
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Bottom 50%
Serving 479 students in grades Prekindergarten-4, S Christa Mcauliffe 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 20-24% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 41%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20-24% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 44%).
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 44% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-4
  • Enrollment: 479 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 69%
  • : Bottom 50% in MA
  • : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

S Christa Mcauliffe Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts for:

School Overview

S Christa Mcauliffe Elementary School's student population of 479 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-4
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
479 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
37 teachers
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School Rankings

S Christa Mcauliffe Elementary School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 1,631 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of S Christa Mcauliffe Elementary School is 0.65, 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.
This School
State Level (MA)
#1346 out of 1631 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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20-24%
41%
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20-24%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
12:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
9%
7%
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Hispanic
50%
23%
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Black
6%
10%
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White
31%
56%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.65
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
73%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
4%
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School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is S Christa Mcauliffe Elementary School's ranking?
S Christa Mcauliffe Elementary School is ranked #1346 out of 1,631 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Massachusetts.
What schools are S Christa Mcauliffe Elementary School often compared to?
S Christa Mcauliffe Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Rogers Stem Academy by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
20-24% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 41% MA state average), while 20-24% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 44% MA state average).
How many students attend S Christa Mcauliffe Elementary School?
479 students attend S Christa Mcauliffe Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
50% of S Christa Mcauliffe Elementary School students are Hispanic, 31% of students are White, 9% of students are Asian, 6% of students are Black, and 4% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of S Christa Mcauliffe Elementary School?
S Christa Mcauliffe Elementary School has a student ration of 13:1, which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 12:1.
What grades does S Christa Mcauliffe Elementary School offer ?
S Christa Mcauliffe Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-4 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is S Christa Mcauliffe Elementary School part of?
S Christa Mcauliffe Elementary School is part of Lowell School District.
In what neighborhood is S Christa Mcauliffe Elementary School located?
S Christa Mcauliffe Elementary School is located in the Centralville neighborhood of Lowell, MA. There are 2 other public schools located in Centralville.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-4
  • Enrollment: 479 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 69%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

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