Shurtleff Early Childhood Elementary School

  • Shurtleff Early Childhood Elementary School serves 873 students in grades PK-KG.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the MA average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 36%.
  • Shurtleff Early Childhood Elementary School operates within the Chelsea School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 873 students has grown by 6% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 49 teachers has grown by 11% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-KG
Total Students 873 students
Shurtleff Early Childhood Elementary School Total Students (1995-2015)
Gender % Shurtleff Early Childhood Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 49 teachers
Shurtleff Early Childhood Elementary School Total Teachers (2005-2015)
Students by Grade Shurtleff Early Childhood Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.31 is less than the state average of 0.34. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 14:1
Shurtleff Early Childhood Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (2004-2014)
Asian
n/a
6%
Shurtleff Early Childhood Elementary School Asian Students (1995-2013)
Hispanic
82%
18%
Shurtleff Early Childhood Elementary School Black Students (1995-2015)
Black
6%
9%
Shurtleff Early Childhood Elementary School Black Students (1995-2015)
White
11%
64%
Shurtleff Early Childhood Elementary School White Students (1995-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Shurtleff Early Childhood Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Shurtleff Early Childhood Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.31 0.34
Shurtleff Early Childhood Elementary School Diversity Score (1995-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a n/a
Shurtleff Early Childhood Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
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Shurtleff Early Childhood Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

  • Chelsea School District's student population of 6,350 students has grown by 11% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $14,446 in this district is less than the state average of $17,359. The district revenue/student has declined by 13% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $14,661 is less than the state average of $17,039. The district spending/student has declined by 5% over four years.
School District Name Chelsea School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
3
Number of Students Managed 6,350 1,368
Chelsea School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue $85 MM $24 MM
Chelsea School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $86 MM $23 MM
Chelsea School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $14,446 $17,359
Chelsea School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $14,661 $17,039
Chelsea School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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