Wilbur Elementary School (Closed 2015)

816 Brayton Point Rd
Somerset, MA
(School attendance zone shown in map)
  • Wilbur Elementary School served 158 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 55-59% (which was lower than the Massachusetts state average of 61%) for the 2013-14 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 65-69% (which was approximately equal to the Massachusetts state average of 69%) for the 2013-14 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 was lower than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 8% of the student body (majority Black), which was lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students158 students
This chart display total students of Wilbur Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Wilbur Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (13-14)55-59%
61%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Wilbur Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (13-14)65-69%
69%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Wilbur Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio12:113:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
7%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Wilbur Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Hispanic
2%
20%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Wilbur Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
3%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Wilbur Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
92%
60%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Wilbur Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Wilbur Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Wilbur Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score0.150.59
This chart display the diversity score of Wilbur Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Wilbur Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Wilbur Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSomerset School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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