Charles S Ashley School

122 Rochambeau St, New Bedford, MA 02745 | (508) 997-4511
  • Grades: KG-5
  • Student Enrollment: 323
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School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 122 Rochambeau Street, New Bedford, MA 02745
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details
  • New Bedford School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $14,375
  • Graduation Rate: 52.5%
  • Dropout Rate: 8.2%
  • Students Per Teacher: 14.4
  • Enrolled Students: 12,636

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 323
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 16.1
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 20.1
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 175 (54.2%)
  • Females: 148 (45.8%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 36 (11.1%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 136 (42.1%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 172 (53.3%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Charles S Ashley School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.3%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Charles S Ashley School
  Number Percent
1st Grade4112.7%
2nd Grade4714.6%
3rd Grade5717.6%
4th Grade4915.2%
5th Grade5416.7%
Source: MA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 5

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1 review for Charles S Ashley School

  • Reviewed by Former Student on August 23, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • As I get older, and older, I realize how important Charles S. Ashley School was, in providing some building blocks of life, that I still use in my everyday life. I attended 2nd through 6th grade there, and even though it has been a little over 30 years since then, I remember some moments like they were yesterday. Mrs. Kulick was my 3rd grade teacher, and even though she was close to retirement at the time, it was obvious how much she cared about addressing each individual child's needs and talents.
    My 6th grade teacher, Mr. Richard Medeiros, turned out to be one of the most important male role model in my life. He taught his classroom life lessons in addition to the usual studies. Both of my sons were fortunate enough to have him as a role model also. One had him for a teacher, and the other had him as a coach in the intramural sports program that he ran. I remember one time that he gave up a Saturday, to bring us on a field trip, to a Red Sox game. I don't really like baseball, but even then, I knew that most teachers look forward to the weekend without students, and here he was, happy to show us a truly good time. I wish more teachers were like him, because I don't think that some teachers realize just how much of an impression they leave on a child, good or bad, that will last through their adult lives.

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