William Connell Elementary School (Closed 2009)

  • William Connell Elementary School served 148 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 was higher than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 44% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which was higher than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic and Black).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students148 students
This chart display total students of William Connell Elementary School by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of William Connell Elementary School by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of William Connell Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2008-2009 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Student : Teacher Ratio19:113:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
5%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in William Connell Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Hispanic
21%
20%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in William Connell Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Black
18%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in William Connell Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
White
56%
60%
This chart display the percentage of White students in William Connell Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in William Connell Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score0.610.59
This chart display the diversity score of William Connell Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
84%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in William Connell Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in William Connell Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFall River School District
Source: 2008-2009 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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