East Elementary School

2 Collins St, Hingham, MA 02043 | (781) 741-1570
  • Grades: PK-5
  • Student Enrollment: 618
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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 2 Collins Street, Hingham, MA 02043
School District Details
  • Hingham School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $11,957
  • Graduation Rate: 92.1%
  • Dropout Rate: 0.6%
  • Students Per Teacher: 15.1
  • Enrolled Students: 4,058

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 618
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 36.9
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 16.8
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 316 (51.1%)
  • Females: 302 (48.9%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 7 (1.1%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 12 (1.9%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 19 (3.1%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
East Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black20.3%
Asian91.5%
Hispanic81.3%
White58394.3%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For East Elementary School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten6410.4%
Kindergarten7812.6%
1st Grade9916.0%
2nd Grade10216.5%
3rd Grade8413.6%
4th Grade9615.5%
5th Grade9515.4%
Source: MA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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The overall school rating shows that East Elementary School performed on average much better than most other schools across the state on MCAS state exams in the following subjects:
  • English Language Arts
  • Math
  • Science

MCAS - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201081.0%81.0%63.0%
 
Math Test
201084.0%81.0%65.0%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201087.0%77.0%54.0%
 
Math Test
201080.0%65.0%48.0%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201084.0%84.0%63.0%
 
Math Test
201080.0%81.0%55.0%
 
Science Test
201073.0%80.0%53.0%
 
Source: MA Department of Education 2009-2010

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