Veterans Park Elementary School

486 Chapin St, Ludlow, MA 01056 | (413) 583-5695
  • Grades: 4-5
  • Student Enrollment: 461
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School Description

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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 486 Chapin Street, Ludlow, MA 01056
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
School District Details
  • Ludlow School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $11,682
  • Graduation Rate: 86.6%
  • Dropout Rate: 1.9%
  • Students Per Teacher: 14.1
  • Enrolled Students: 3,050

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 461
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 29.4
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 15.7
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 231 (50.1%)
  • Females: 230 (49.9%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 22 (4.8%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 95 (20.6%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 117 (25.4%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Veterans Park Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.2%
Black112.4%
Asian30.7%
Hispanic286.1%
White41389.6%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Veterans Park Elementary School
  Number Percent
4th Grade22548.8%
5th Grade23651.2%
Source: MA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Veterans Park Elementary School performed on average worse than many 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 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201054.0%54.0%54.0%
200962.0%51.0%53.0%
 
Math Test
201041.0%41.0%48.0%
200954.0%46.0%48.0%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201059.0%58.0%63.0%
200978.0%--
 
Math Test
201048.0%48.0%55.0%
200948.0%--
 
Science Test
201036.0%36.0%53.0%
200937.0%--
 

Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
200958.0%54.0%57.0%
 
Math Test
200967.0%55.0%60.0%
 
Source: MA Department of Education 2009-2010

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