School Details

Cushing Elementary School

1 Aberdeen Dr, Scituate, MA 02066
(781) 545-8770
9

(out of 10)

Public Grades K-6 & ungraded 442 students 14 student/teacher

Test Scores by grade

77%
79%
57%
78%
81%
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
  • Scituate average
  • Massachusetts state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

84%
73%
53%
77%
78%
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
  • Scituate average
  • Massachusetts state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

86%
87%
65%
85%
83%
61%
87%
82%
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
  • Scituate average
  • Massachusetts state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

90%
87%
67%
82%
82%
60%

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
  • Scituate average
  • Massachusetts state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Cushing Elementary School is a public elementary school in Town of Scituate. The principal of Cushing Elementary School is Mary Ohrenberger. 442 children attend Cushing Elementary School and identify as White, non-Hispanic; Black, non-Hispanic; and Hispanic. 2% of the 442 students here get reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at Cushing Elementary School is 14:1. Scituate High School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 93% 95%
Black, non-Hispanic 2% 2%
Hispanic 2% 0.8%
Multiracial 1% 1%
Asian 1% %
Asian/Pacific Islander 0.9% 0.7%
Pacific Islander 0.2% 0.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.2% %
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0.03%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 2% 6%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (4 years ago)

    I love the Cushing community because it has great teachers and staff. it has a small town feel where everybody knows each other and look out for one another.

  • (4 years ago)

    Great community school. The principal is a phenominal leader. She expects nothing but the best from her teachers. Children are challenged every day!

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