James Otis



James Otis Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

James Otis Students by Grade
PK 50
K 61
1 54
2 64
3 64
4 57
5 52
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

James Otis is a public elementary school located in East Boston, MA in the Boston School District. It enrolls 402 students in grades 1st through 12th. James Otis is the 538th largest public school in Massachusetts and the 31,866th largest nationally. It has 16.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 402
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 24.66

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James Otis Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 211
(52%)
17,595
(48%)
 Male 191
(48%)
19,318
(52%)

James Otis Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 291
(72%)
15,961
(43%)
 White 84
(21%)
4,958
(13%)
 Black 13
(3%)
11,944
(32%)
 Two or More 7
(2%)
1,169
(3%)
 Asian 6
(1%)
2,721
(7%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
70
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
90
(0%)

James Otis Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible N/A 36,913
(100%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible N/A 0
(0%)
 Free Lunch Eligible N/A 0
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

James Otis Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 259
2006 264
2007 277
2008 312
2009 316
2010 375
2011 391
2012 383
2013 395
2014 379
2015 402

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.2
2006 12
2007 11.5
2008 12
2009 12.2
2010 14.9
2011 14.5
2012 13.6
2013 15.9
2014 13.7
2015 16.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.88416988416988
2006 0.95075757575758
2007 0.92779783393502
2008 0.92948717948718
2009 0.92721518987342
2010 0.92266666666667
2011 0.47058823529412
2012 0.75456919060052
2013 0.78987341772152
2014 0.70976253298153
2015

Compare James Otis to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,223.1% 12.2:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,630.0% 16.3:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 0.0%
 
This School N/A
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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