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Mather Elementary School

  • (617) 635-8757
  • Contact info is sourced from our partners at MDR Education, and DonorsChoose updates our site ahead of each school year.
  • 1 Parish St
  • Dorchester, MA 02122
  • Website
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About this school

Mather Elementary School is an urban public school in Dorchester, Massachusetts that is part of Boston Public Schools. It serves 485 students in Pre-K - 5 with a student/teacher ratio of 11.8:1. Its teachers have had 683 projects funded on DonorsChoose.

  • Grades Served
    Pre-K - 5
  • Students
    485
  • Teachers
    41

Mather Elementary School Contact info is sourced from our partners at MDR Education, and DonorsChoose updates our site ahead of each school year.

  • (617) 635-8757
  • 1 Parish St
  • Dorchester, MA 02122
  • Website

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Mather Elementary School Demographics

79%
of students receive free or reduced price lunch Data about students' economic need comes from the National Center for Education Statistics, via our partners at MDR Education. Learn more
Source: the National Center for Education Statistics
90%
of students are Black, Latino, Native American, or Asian Data about school demographics comes from the National Center for Education Statistics, via our partners at MDR Education. The numbers in this chart may not add up to 100% because of limitations in the available data.

Schools in districts that mainly serve students of color receive substantially less state and local support than similar districts that serve primarily White students. Learn more about this gap, why it exists, and how you can help close it.

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Mather Elementary School Support on DonorsChoose Last updated Jun 23, 2024

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Mather Elementary School

$501,722
raised using DonorsChoose
683
projects funded
79
teachers funded
981
donors
60
projects for basic supplies
111
projects for technology
62
projects for books
47
projects for art supplies

Mather Elementary School has received support from 687 individuals from Massachusetts and 294 individuals out-of-state.

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