Ralph Waldo Emerson School

6 Shirley St, Roxbury, MA 02119 | (617) 635-8507
  • Grades: PK-5
  • Student Enrollment: 243
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School Description

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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 6 Shirley Street, Roxbury, MA 02119
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details
  • Boston School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $21,744
  • Graduation Rate: 69.1%
  • Dropout Rate: 7.6%
  • Students Per Teacher: 13.3
  • Enrolled Students: 55,371

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 243
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 18.4
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 13.2
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 120 (49.4%)
  • Females: 123 (50.6%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 15 (6.2%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 214 (88.1%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 229 (94.2%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Ralph Waldo Emerson School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black18375.3%
Asian31.2%
Hispanic4518.5%
White20.8%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Ralph Waldo Emerson School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten41.6%
Kindergarten3313.6%
1st Grade4217.3%
2nd Grade4618.9%
3rd Grade3213.2%
4th Grade4518.5%
5th Grade4116.9%
Source: MA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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