School Details

Mitchell Elementary School

500 South St, Bridgewater, MA 02324
(508) 279-2120
7

(out of 10)

Public Grades PK-3 & ungraded 1017 students 20 students/teacher (MA avg is 14)

Test Scores by grade

70%
68%
57%
70%
70%
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
  • Bridgewater-Raynham School District average
  • Massachusetts state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Mitchell Elementary School is a public elementary school in Town of Bridgewater. The principal of Mitchell Elementary School is Brian Lynch. 1,017 children attend Mitchell Elementary School and identify mostly as White, non-Hispanic; Black, non-Hispanic; and Multiracial. 12% of the 1,017 students here are paying reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at Mitchell Elementary School is 20:1. Williams Intermediate School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 91% 91%
Black, non-Hispanic 4% 3%
Multiracial 3% 2%
Hispanic 2% 2%
Asian/Pacific Islander 0.8% 1%
Asian 0.5% %
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0.1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 12% 10%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (4 years ago)

    we love the "after school" activities that require no more than creativity and hard work - things like tonight's Family Literacy Night - the teachers and principals are dedicated and an incredible asset to our community

  • (4 years ago)

    It's a great school that cares about it's children!

  • (4 years ago)

    Fantastic teachers & staff great programs involved parents - my kids love it!!!

  • (4 years ago)

    The Teachers and Staff work together to ensure that my child is getting the best education that he can. I love the Teamwork at Mitchell and the fact that they include the parents as much as possible!

  • (4 years ago)

    The teachers are wonderful.

  • (4 years ago)

    I love the teachers they are fantastic!

  • (4 years ago)

    I love Mitchell Elementary School for the wonderful teaching and the commitment to the whole child. It is a well run cheerful student-centered place.

  • (4 years ago)

    Teamwork - Parents Staff Students!

  • (4 years ago)

    Good communication excellent staff of teachers aides specialists proactive community-oriented

  • (4 years ago)

    The teachers and staff go out of their way to help students in any aspect that they need. They work hard to creat a team approach throughout the whole school.

  • (4 years ago)

    This school is fantastic. There are so many wonderful teachers administrators and children at this school. We definitely have a great community here!

  • (4 years ago)

    I love Mitchell Elementary because they are responsible for teaching my children how to rwad write and do math. Along with my help at home we make a strong and successful team for our children.

  • (4 years ago)

    The school and Teachers have done wonders for my children I couldn't be happier!

  • (4 years ago)

    The Mitchell Elementary School is my favorite of all the Bridgewater schools. They treat the children with respect and create a safe environment where the students feel valued.

  • (4 years ago)

    Mitchell is great at teaching our children and that is what matters.

  • (4 years ago)

    You would be hard pressed to find another group of school professionals that cared as much and placed such a focus in the children as at Mitchell. For a first experience we have been exceedingly pleased!

  • (4 years ago)

    The staff is very caring and truely shows their love for children. The school gets the parents involved and allows lots of time for volunteering.

  • (4 years ago)

    George Mitchell was a great teacher!

  • (4 years ago)

    Great staff - positive attitude but needs more funding.

  • (4 years ago)

    I think all the teachers are great and work hard to help our kids get the best education they can.

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Overall score

(based on 14 ratings & reviews)

  • Teacher quality
  • Principal leadership
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