Sprague 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: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
401 School Street
Wellesley, MA 02482
Phone
(781) 263-1965
District
WELLESLEY
County
NORFOLK COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
392
Classroom Teachers
24

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Massachusetts

10

(10 is best)

Better than 92.3% of MA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

Sprague Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 78 51
Proficiency in Reading 77 52
Proficiency in Math 79 50

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 77 50
Proficiency in Reading 81 53
Proficiency in Math 73 48

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 71 49
Proficiency in Reading 75 54
Proficiency in Math 67 45

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 16.21
AVG FOR DISTRICT 13.46
AVG FOR STATE 13.32
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 66 16.8%
Grade 1 65 16.6%
Grade 2 66 16.8%
Grade 3 67 17.1%
Grade 4 65 16.6%
Grade 5 63 16.1%
Total 392 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 75.0% 76.5% 63.6%
Black 4.3% 4.8% 9.2%
Hispanic 5.7% 5.3% 19.9%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 14.9% 13.3% 6.9%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.0% 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 29,004 6,902,149
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 2,762.5 879
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.1% 5.3%
5-19 YEARS OLD 29.6% 18.1%
20-44 YEARS OLD 24.8% 33.5%
45-64 YEARS OLD 25.5% 27.6%
65 OR OLDER 15.0% 15.5%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 8,658 2,601,670
Single Parent Households With Children 4.7% 9.6%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 97.9% 90.3%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 82.7% 42.1%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 57.2% 19.8%
$100,000 - $149,999 13.7% 17.5%
$75,000 - $99,999 7.9% 12.3%
$50,000 - $74,999 6.8% 15.1%
$30,000 - $49,999 5.0% 13.6%
$15,000 - $29,999 5.8% 11.4%
$15,000 or less 3.6% 10.4%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $11,482 $58,271,150 55.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,958 $9,936,850 9.5%
Staff $1,517 $7,698,775 7.4%
General Administration $160 $812,000 0.8%
School Administration $614 $3,116,050 3.0%
Operation $1,398 $7,094,850 6.8%
Transportation $494 $2,507,050 2.4%
Other $408 $2,070,600 2.0%
Total Support $6,548 $33,231,100 31.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,574 $13,063,050 12.5%
Total Expenditures $20,604 $104,565,300 100.0%
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%