Sprague Elementary School

  • Sprague Elementary School serves 383 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70-74% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 75-79% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Sprague Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.

Top Placements

Sprague Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts for:

School Overview

  • Sprague Elementary School's student population of 383 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2010)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students383 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sprague Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,666 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Sprague Elementary School is 0.55, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Overall School Rank#306 out of 1666 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:113:1
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American Indian
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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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Hawaiian
n/a
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Two or more races
11%
3%
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Diversity Score0.550.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
5%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWellesley School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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  • Wellesley Hills Ernest F Upham
    Grades: K-5 | 236 students
    0.4 miles
    35 Wynnewood Rd
    Wellesley Hills, MA 02481
    (781) 446-6285
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  • Wellesley Hills Wellesley Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,128 student
    0.4 miles
    50 Kingsbury Street
    Wellesley Hills, MA 02481
    (781) 446-6235
    0.4 6-8 1,128
  • Wellesley Hunnewell
    Grades: K-5 | 248 students
    0.7 miles
    28 Cameron Street
    Wellesley, MA 02482
    (781) 446-6275
    0.7 K-5 248
  • Wellesley John D Hardy
    Grades: K-5 | 295 students
    0.7 miles
    293 Weston Rd
    Wellesley, MA 02482
    (781) 446-6270
    0.7 K-5 295
  • Wellesley Hills Katharine Lee Bates
    Grades: K-5 | 372 students
    0.7 miles
    116 Elmwood Rd
    Wellesley Hills, MA 02481
    (781) 446-6260
    0.7 K-5 372

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