Head Start



Head Start Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Head Start Students by Grade
PK 571
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Head Start is a public elementary school located in Worcester, MA in the Worcester School District. It enrolls 571 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 17.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 571
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 32

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Head Start Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 294
(51%)
8,392
(52%)
 Female 277
(49%)
7,871
(48%)

Head Start Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 332
(58%)
6,683
(41%)
 Black 108
(19%)
2,338
(14%)
 White 105
(18%)
5,309
(33%)
 Asian 19
(3%)
1,153
(7%)
 Two or More 3
(1%)
755
(5%)
 American Indian 3
(1%)
24
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
1
(0%)

Head Start Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible N/A 16,263
(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.

Head Start Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2009 725
2010 701
2011 N/A
2012 702
2013 711
2014 606
2015 571

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2009 18.6
2010 17.5
2011 N/A
2012 26
2013 22.9
2014 14.8
2015 17.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2009 0.99586206896552
2010 0.97004279600571
2011
2012 0.82621082621083
2013 0.73277074542897
2014 0.83498349834983
2015

Compare Head Start to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,223.1% 12.2:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,780.0% 17.8:1
 
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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