South Lawrence East Elementary School

165 Crawford Street
Lawrence, MA 01843
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 684 students in grades 1-5, South Lawrence East 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% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 41%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 21% (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 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 44% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 1-5
  • Enrollment: 684 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 96%
  • : Bottom 50% in MA
  • : 20% (Btm 50%)
  • : 21% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

South Lawrence East Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts for:

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School Overview

South Lawrence East Elementary School's student population of 684 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 54 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 1-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
684 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
54 teachers
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School Rankings

South Lawrence East 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 South Lawrence East Elementary School is 0.19, which is less 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)
#1423 out of 1631 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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20%
41%
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21%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
7%
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Hispanic
90%
23%
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Black
2%
10%
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White
4%
56%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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0.19
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
74%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
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School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is South Lawrence East Elementary School's ranking?
South Lawrence East Elementary School is ranked #1423 out of 1,631 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?
20% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 41% MA state average), while 21% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 44% MA state average).
How many students attend South Lawrence East Elementary School?
684 students attend South Lawrence East Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
90% of South Lawrence East Elementary School students are Hispanic, 4% of students are White, 3% of students are Asian, 2% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of South Lawrence East Elementary School?
South Lawrence East Elementary School has a student ration of 13:1, which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 12:1.
What grades does South Lawrence East Elementary School offer ?
South Lawrence East Elementary School offers enrollment in grades 1-5 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is South Lawrence East Elementary School part of?
South Lawrence East Elementary School is part of Lawrence School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 1-5
  • Enrollment: 684 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 96%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 20% (Btm 50%)
  • : 21% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

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