South Street Elementary School

Serves grades PK - 4

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
376 South Street
Fitchburg, MA 01420
Phone
(978) 348-2300
District
FITCHBURG
County
WORCESTER COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
641
Classroom Teachers
44

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Massachusetts

4

(10 is best)

Better than 32.0% of MA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

7

(10 is best)

South Street Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
45%
53%
51%
56%
39%
49%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 4

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
42%
51%
42%
52%
41%
50%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
15
14
13
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 31 4.8%
Kindergarten 128 20.0%
Grade 1 117 18.3%
Grade 2 116 18.1%
Grade 3 120 18.7%
Grade 4 129 20.1%
Total 641 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 26.7% 31.9% 61.3%
Black 7.7% 7.0% 9.5%
Hispanic 60.6% 55.8% 21.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 4.9% 5.2% 7.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.1% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED UNREPORTED 0.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED 0.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED 0.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 40,737 6,892,503
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 1,450.6 878
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.4% 5.3%
5-19 YEARS OLD 20.3% 17.8%
20-44 YEARS OLD 34.9% 33.6%
45-64 YEARS OLD 24.8% 27.2%
65 OR OLDER 13.6% 16.2%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 14,817 2,617,497
Single Parent Households With Children 13.6% 9.3%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 82.9% 90.8%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 21.0% 43.7%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 8.0% 23.4%
$100,000 - $149,999 14.2% 17.8%
$75,000 - $99,999 13.7% 12.1%
$50,000 - $74,999 18.5% 14.2%
$30,000 - $49,999 17.4% 12.7%
$15,000 - $29,999 15.3% 10.4%
$15,000 or less 13.0% 9.4%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,756 $46,161,632 51.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $990 $5,219,280 5.8%
Staff $718 $3,785,296 4.2%
General Administration $166 $875,152 1.0%
School Administration $630 $3,321,360 3.7%
Operation $1,184 $6,242,048 6.9%
Transportation $983 $5,182,376 5.7%
Other $369 $1,945,368 2.2%
Total Support $5,040 $26,570,880 29.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,357 $17,698,104 19.6%
Total Expenditures $17,153 $90,430,616 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $10,120 $9,630,960,585 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,250 $1,189,576,244 6.4%
Staff $963 $916,282,080 4.9%
General Administration $192 $182,442,258 1.0%
School Administration $711 $676,656,822 3.7%
Operation $1,383 $1,315,824,526 7.1%
Transportation $810 $770,571,220 4.2%
Other $422 $401,747,463 2.2%
Total Support $5,730 $5,453,029,477 29.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,609 $3,434,418,106 18.5%
Total Expenditures $19,460 $18,518,282,808 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%