PROFICIENCY 52% 19% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
60%Bellingham
60%Bellingham
64%Massachusetts

South Elementary is a school servicing grades KG to 4 and is located in the district of "Bellingham" in Bellingham, MA. There are a total of 436 students and 26 teachers at South Elementary, for a student to teacher ratio of 17 to 1. There are a total of 81 free lunch students and 21 reduced lunch students.

South Elementary has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 52.0%, which is 19% lower than the Massachusetts average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students436
Teachers26.48
Student/Teacher ratio17:1
Free lunch81
Reduced lunch21

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At South Elementary, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All55-59%
370-74%
440-44%
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All45-49%
350-54%
445-49%
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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South Elementary race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictMassachusettsNational
Caucasian 91.4% 89.5% 65.0% 51.1%
African American 1.6% 1.8% 8.7% 15.9%
Asian 4.3% 3.7% 6.2% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 2.3% 3.3% 16.5% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.2% 0.3% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.5% 1.4% 3.3% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Paul J. Primavera Jr./sr. High School50%0.1Bellingham, MA
Beacon Charter School35%1.6Woonsocket, RI
Citizens Memorial School14%1.6Woonsocket, RI
Woonsocket High School18%2.0Woonsocket, RI
Leo A. Savoie School32%2.0Woonsocket, RI
Woonsocket Middle School12%2.2Woonsocket, RI
Harris School15%2.3Woonsocket, RI
Bernon Heights School32%2.7Woonsocket, RI
Bellingham Memorial School55%2.9Bellingham, MA
Bellingham High School89%3.0Bellingham, MA
Kevin K. Coleman School22%3.1Woonsocket, RI
Globe Park School20%3.6Woonsocket, RI

Bellingham demographics profile

StatisticBellinghamMassachusettsNational
Population5,3766,742,143318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)99763091
Median age42.939.437.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)59%53%55%
Speak English85%77%79%
Speak Spanish3%9%13%

Education level achieved in Bellingham

IndexBellinghamMassachusettsNational
Completed 8th grade93.4%88.3%84.3%
Completed high school92.5%87.2%83.0%
Completed some college57.7%65.0%59.4%
Completed associate degree31.6%49.0%38.5%
Completed bachelors22.4%41.2%30.3%
Completed masters8.2%18.2%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.9%5.4%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.0%2.6%1.3%
Source: The South Elementary data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.