School Details

Beeman Memorial

138 Cherry St, Gloucester, MA 01930
(978) 281-9825
3

(out of 10)

Public Grades K-5 & ungraded 286 students 12 students/teacher (MA avg is 14)

Test Scores by grade

58%
58%
57%
66%
63%
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
  • Gloucester School District average
  • Massachusetts state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

47%
53%
53%
21%
46%
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
  • Gloucester School District average
  • Massachusetts state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

53%
65%
65%
44%
56%
61%
31%
49%
51%

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
  • Gloucester School District average
  • Massachusetts state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Beeman Memorial is a public elementary school in Gloucester. The principal of Beeman Memorial is Ellen Sibley. 286 children attend Beeman Memorial and are mostly White, non-Hispanic; Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander; and Black, non-Hispanic. 42% of the 286 students here get reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at Beeman Memorial is 12:1. Faith Christian School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 81% 93%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 5% %
Black, non-Hispanic 4% 1%
Pacific Islander 4% 0.6%
Hispanic 4% 3%
Multiracial 3% 0.6%
Native American or Native Alaskan 1% 0.3%
Asian/Pacific Islander 1% 1%
Asian 1% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 42% 30%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (11 years ago)

    this is a wonderful school.. my childre are getting a great foundation for middle and high schools.. very close community a lot of parent involvement.. keep up the good work!!!

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