Sprague Elementary School

  • Sprague Elementary School serves 392 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 60-64% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 65-69% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 39%.

School Overview

  • Sprague Elementary School's student population of 392 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2010)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students392 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sprague Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Sprague Elementary School is 0.52, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.35. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Overall School Rank#442 out of 1,671 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
53%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:113:1
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Asian
14%
7%
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Hispanic
5%
19%
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Black
3%
9%
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White
67%
61%
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Two or more races
11%
3%
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Diversity Score0.520.35
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWellesley School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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  • Wellesley Hunnewell
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  • Wellesley John D Hardy
    Grades: K-5 | 308 students
    0.7 miles
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    0.7 miles
    116 Elmwood Rd
    Wellesley Hills, MA 02481
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