Day Elementary School

Serves grades 3 - 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
75 East Prescott Street
Westford, MA 01886
Phone
(978) 692-5591
District
WESTFORD
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 95.3% of MA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

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

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 83 51
Proficiency in Reading 81 52
Proficiency in Math 84 50

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 77 50
Proficiency in Reading 75 53
Proficiency in Math 79 48

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 75 49
Proficiency in Reading 77 54
Proficiency in Math 73 45

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 13.78
AVG FOR DISTRICT 14.18
AVG FOR STATE 13.32
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 3 104 29.1%
Grade 4 124 34.7%
Grade 5 129 36.1%
Total 357 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 61.6% 72.6% 63.6%
Black 1.5% 0.8% 9.2%
Hispanic 0.6% 1.2% 19.9%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 36.3% 25.1% 6.9%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.3% 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 24,087 6,902,149
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 768.5 879
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.1% 5.3%
5-19 YEARS OLD 25.0% 18.0%
20-44 YEARS OLD 23.9% 33.5%
45-64 YEARS OLD 33.7% 27.4%
65 OR OLDER 12.3% 15.8%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 8,244 2,601,914
Single Parent Households With Children 5.0% 9.4%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 97.5% 90.4%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 69.1% 42.9%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 44.8% 21.5%
$100,000 - $149,999 20.6% 17.8%
$75,000 - $99,999 10.3% 12.0%
$50,000 - $74,999 8.9% 14.7%
$30,000 - $49,999 7.4% 13.2%
$15,000 - $29,999 5.5% 11.0%
$15,000 or less 2.5% 9.9%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,704 $44,764,672 56.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $957 $4,921,851 6.2%
Staff $693 $3,564,099 4.5%
General Administration $107 $550,301 0.7%
School Administration $609 $3,132,087 3.9%
Operation $1,226 $6,305,318 7.9%
Transportation $598 $3,075,514 3.8%
Other $233 $1,198,319 1.5%
Total Support $4,423 $22,747,489 28.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,418 $12,435,774 15.6%
Total Expenditures $15,545 $79,947,935 100.0%
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%