School Details

Edgar A Hooks Elementary School

300 Crescent Ave, Chelsea, MA 02150
(617) 466-5400
6

(out of 10)

Public Grades 1-4 & ungraded 504 students 15 students/teacher (MA avg is 14)

Test Scores by grade

33%
28%
57%
86%
58%
67%

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
  • Chelsea School District average
  • Massachusetts state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

40%
35%
53%
52%
40%
52%

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
  • Chelsea School District average
  • Massachusetts state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Edgar A Hooks Elementary School is a public elementary school in Chelsea. The principal of Edgar A Hooks Elementary School is Adele Lubarsky. 504 students go to Edgar A Hooks Elementary School and identify mostly as Hispanic; Black, non-Hispanic; and White, non-Hispanic. 83% of the 504 students here are paying reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at Edgar A Hooks Elementary School is 15:1. Frank M Sokolowski Elementary School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Chorus
  • Computer arts
  • Drawing painting

Sports

  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Gymnastics
  • Lacrosse
  • P.E. classes
  • Soccer

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Hispanic 81% 81%
Black, non-Hispanic 7% 7%
White, non-Hispanic 7% 8%
Asian/Pacific Islander 3% 2%
Multiracial 2% 1%
Asian 2% %
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.4% 0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 83% 78%

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