General John Nixon Elementary School

Serves grades KG - 5

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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
472 Concord Road
Sudbury, MA 01776
Phone
(978) 443-1080
District
SUDBURY
County
MIDDLESEX COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
357
Classroom Teachers
26

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Massachusetts

10

(10 is best)

Better than 95.7% of MA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

General John Nixon Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 76 51
Proficiency in Reading 68 52
Proficiency in Math 83 50

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 72 50
Proficiency in Reading 67 53
Proficiency in Math 76 48

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 89 49
Proficiency in Reading 93 54
Proficiency in Math 85 45

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 13.66
AVG FOR DISTRICT 13.63
AVG FOR STATE 13.32
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 42 11.8%
Grade 1 61 17.1%
Grade 2 55 15.4%
Grade 3 71 19.9%
Grade 4 57 16.0%
Grade 5 71 19.9%
Total 357 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 81.7% 83.9% 63.6%
Black 5.8% 3.0% 9.2%
Hispanic 2.4% 3.3% 19.9%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 9.8% 9.3% 6.9%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.3% 0.4% 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 18,697 6,902,149
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 758.3 879
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.2% 5.3%
5-19 YEARS OLD 25.8% 18.0%
20-44 YEARS OLD 20.7% 33.5%
45-64 YEARS OLD 33.0% 27.4%
65 OR OLDER 15.3% 15.8%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 6,226 2,601,914
Single Parent Households With Children 5.5% 9.4%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 99.1% 90.4%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 78.5% 42.9%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 58.9% 21.5%
$100,000 - $149,999 13.3% 17.8%
$75,000 - $99,999 8.6% 12.0%
$50,000 - $74,999 5.1% 14.7%
$30,000 - $49,999 6.0% 13.2%
$15,000 - $29,999 5.1% 11.0%
$15,000 or less 3.0% 9.9%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,865 $27,839,030 60.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,587 $4,478,514 9.8%
Staff $642 $1,811,724 3.9%
General Administration $230 $649,060 1.4%
School Administration $730 $2,060,060 4.5%
Operation $1,008 $2,844,576 6.2%
Transportation $683 $1,927,426 4.2%
Other $372 $1,049,784 2.3%
Total Support $5,252 $14,821,144 32.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,157 $3,265,054 7.1%
Total Expenditures $16,275 $45,928,050 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,603 $9,262,131,085 52.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,165 $1,123,883,704 6.4%
Staff $898 $866,051,010 4.9%
General Administration $180 $173,649,453 1.0%
School Administration $685 $660,644,618 3.7%
Operation $1,332 $1,284,503,680 7.3%
Transportation $752 $725,726,700 4.1%
Other $398 $383,422,541 2.2%
Total Support $5,410 $5,217,905,924 29.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,290 $3,172,830,083 18.0%
Total Expenditures $18,302 $17,652,805,525 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%