School Details

L G Nourse Elementary School

38 Plain St, Norton, MA 02766
(508) 285-0110

(out of 10)

Public Grades PK-3 & ungraded 363 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
  • Norton School District average
  • Massachusetts state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

L G Nourse Elementary School is a public elementary school in Norton. The principal of L G Nourse Elementary School is Danielle Klingaman. 363 students attend L G Nourse Elementary School and identify primarily as White, non-Hispanic; Multiracial; and Asian/Pacific Islander. 20% of the 363 students here get reduced lunch prices. The ratio of students to teachers at L G Nourse Elementary School is 16:1. The Pinecroft School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 89% 93%
Multiracial 4% 2%
Asian/Pacific Islander 3% 1%
Hispanic 3% 2%
Asian 2% %
Black, non-Hispanic 1% 1%
Pacific Islander 0.3% 0.6%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.3% 0%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 20% 18%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (6 years ago)

    Love our principal Mrs. Klingamanan we have had wonderful experiences with all the teachers.We are also lucky enough to have a strong PTA. Both my boys love going to school every day;-) I gives me peace of mind..

  • (9 years ago)

    The teachers are wonderful I feel the school and Principal really care for the kids! I have 3 children at the LG and could not be more pleased!

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