South Street Elementary School

396 South St, Fitchburg, MA 01420 | (978) 348-2300
  • Grades: PK-4
  • Student Enrollment: 650
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School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 376 South Street, Fitchburg, MA 01420
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details
  • Fitchburg School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $12,970
  • Graduation Rate: 88.6%
  • Dropout Rate: 9.0%
  • Students Per Teacher: 14.4
  • Enrolled Students: 4,997

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 650
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 47.5
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 13.7
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 339 (52.2%)
  • Females: 311 (47.8%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 72 (11.1%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 383 (58.9%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 455 (70.0%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
South Street Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black355.4%
Asian375.7%
Hispanic31548.5%
White23335.8%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For South Street Elementary School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten487.4%
Kindergarten11617.8%
1st Grade11918.3%
2nd Grade11217.2%
3rd Grade12719.5%
4th Grade12819.7%
Source: MA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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1 review for South Street Elementary School

  • Reviewed by Student on April 29, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • this school is the best school in the history of schools so if your child needs a school then they should go to south street elementry school in fitchburg ma.

Test Scores and Performance Information

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that South Street Elementary School performed on average much worse than most other schools across the state on MCAS state exams in the following subjects:
  • English Language Arts
  • Math

MCAS - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201049.0%48.0%63.0%
200932.0%42.0%57.0%
 
Math Test
201039.0%45.0%65.0%
200933.0%43.0%60.0%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201024.0%32.0%54.0%
200932.0%30.0%53.0%
 
Math Test
201015.0%27.0%48.0%
200930.0%27.0%48.0%
 
Source: MA Department of Education 2009-2010

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