Douglas Macarthur Elementary School



Douglas Macarthur Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Douglas Macarthur Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 72
1 68
2 63
3 57
4 53
5 55
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Douglas Macarthur Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Waltham, MA in the Waltham School District. It enrolls 368 students in grades 1st through 12th. Douglas Macarthur Elementary School is the 615th largest public school in Massachusetts and the 35,247th largest nationally. It has 11.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 368
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 11.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 31.72

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Douglas Macarthur Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 198
(54%)
2,066
(53%)
 Female 170
(46%)
1,840
(47%)

Douglas Macarthur Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 213
(58%)
1,795
(46%)
 Hispanic 70
(19%)
1,424
(36%)
 Black 45
(12%)
373
(10%)
 Asian 23
(6%)
205
(5%)
 Two or More 17
(5%)
106
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
1
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
2
(0%)

Douglas Macarthur Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible N/A 3,906
(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.

Douglas Macarthur Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 328
2006 362
2007 293
2008 363
2009 363
2010 336
2011 330
2012 349
2013 365
2014 368
2015 368

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 11
2006 11
2007 10.1
2008 9.8
2009 12.8
2010 11.5
2011 11.7
2012 12.2
2013 11.9
2014 11.1
2015 11.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.25914634146341
2006 0.26519337016575
2007 0.31399317406143
2008 0.20110192837466
2009 0.19834710743802
2010 0.26488095238095
2011 0.32121212121212
2012 0.31805157593123
2013 0.3041095890411
2014 0.33695652173913
2015

Compare Douglas Macarthur Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,160.0% 11.6:1
 
1,223.1% 12.2:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 0.0%
 
This School N/A
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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Public KG - 05 368 11.6:1  
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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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