School Details

Joseph C Chamberlain

480 Norton Ave, Taunton, MA 02780
(508) 821-3598
6

(out of 10)

Public Grades K-4 & ungraded 481 students 16 students/teacher (MA avg is 14)

Test Scores by grade

59%
51%
57%
67%
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
  • Taunton average
  • Massachusetts state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

56%
52%
53%
53%
52%
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
  • Taunton average
  • Massachusetts state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Joseph C Chamberlain is a public elementary school in Taunton. The principal of Joseph C Chamberlain is Paul Moccia. 481 children attend Joseph C Chamberlain and identify as White, non-Hispanic; Hispanic; and Black, non-Hispanic. 28% of the 481 students here get reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at Joseph C Chamberlain is 16:1. Edmund Hatch Bennett is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Chorus
  • Computer arts
  • Drawing painting

Sports

  • Basketball

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 84% 75%
Hispanic 7% 12%
Black, non-Hispanic 4% 8%
Multiracial 4% 4%
Asian/Pacific Islander 1% 1%
Asian 1% %
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 28% 41%

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