School Details

West Barnstable Elementary School

2463 Main St/Route 6a, West Barnstable, MA 02668
(508) 362-4949

(out of 10)

Public Grades K-3 & ungraded 252 students 16 students/teacher (MA avg is 14)

Test Scores by grade


Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System (MCAS)

In 2010-2011 Massachusetts used the Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System (MCAS) to test students in grades 3 though 8 and 10 in English language arts and math, and in grades 5, 8, and 10 in science. The grade 10 MCAS is a high school graduation requirement. The MCAS is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Massachusetts. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.
  • This school in 2013
  • Barnstable average
  • Massachusetts state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

West Barnstable Elementary School is a public elementary school. The principal of West Barnstable Elementary School is Frank Gigliotti. 252 students attend West Barnstable Elementary School and identify as White, non-Hispanic; Hispanic; and Multiracial. 15% of the 252 students here are paying reduced lunch prices. The ratio of students to teachers at West Barnstable Elementary School is 16:1. Faith Christian Academy is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 92% 81%
Hispanic 4% 7%
Multiracial 3% 4%
Asian/Pacific Islander 2% 2%
Asian 1% %
Black, non-Hispanic 0.8% 5%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 15% 27%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (4 years ago)

    Superb school! Experienced and caring teachers and administrators. Parent and community involvement are welcomed and encouraged. Extracurricular activities and learning opportunities abound.

  • (9 years ago)

    This is a great school. Parents are very involved in activities. Active PAC. Many extracurricular activities. Students do well on academic tests. Low teacher/student ratios. Overall a good school.

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