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 13:1.
  • 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 declined by 5% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades PK-5
Total Students532 students
Spencer Borden Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Spencer Borden Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
Spencer Borden Elementary School Total Teachers (2005-2015)
Students by GradeSpencer Borden Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(MA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio16:113:1
Spencer Borden Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (2005-2015)
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)
Two or more races
6%
3%
Spencer Borden Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2009-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsSpencer Borden Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownMA 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.
0.490.55
Spencer Borden Elementary School Diversity Score (1991-2015)
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 (1999-2015)
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 (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Fall River School District's student population of 10,310 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $16,168 in this district is less than the state average of $20,216. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $15,647 is less than the state average of $19,181. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameFall River School District
Number of Schools
Managed
18
3
Number of Students Managed10,3101,368
Fall River School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$164 MM$29 MM
Fall River School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$159 MM$28 MM
Fall River School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$16,168$20,216
Fall River School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$15,647$19,181
Fall River School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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