Spencer Borden Elementary School

  • Spencer Borden Elementary School serves 532 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the MA average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 36%.
  • Spencer Borden Elementary School operates within the Fall River School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 532 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has grown by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 532 students
Spencer Borden Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Spencer Borden Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 34 teachers
Spencer Borden Elementary School Total Teachers (2005-2015)
Students by Grade Spencer Borden Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.49 is more 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 16:1 14:1
Spencer Borden Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (2004-2015)
Asian
6%
6%
Spencer Borden Elementary School Asian Students (1991-2015)
Hispanic
14%
18%
Spencer Borden Elementary School Black Students (1994-2015)
Black
4%
9%
Spencer Borden Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
70%
64%
Spencer Borden Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Spencer Borden Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
6%
3%
Spencer Borden Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Spencer Borden Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown MA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.49 0.34
Spencer Borden Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
58%
36%
Spencer Borden Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2015)
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.
6%
4%
Spencer Borden Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Fall River School District's student population of 10,310 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $16,110 in this district is less than the state average of $18,534. The district revenue/student has declined by 9% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $16,352 is less than the state average of $18,197. The district spending/student has declined by 9% over four years.
School District Name Fall River School District
Number of Schools
Managed
18
3
Number of Students Managed 10,310 1,368
Fall River School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $166 MM $25 MM
Fall River School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $169 MM $25 MM
Fall River School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $16,110 $18,534
Fall River School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $16,352 $18,197
Fall River School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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