Acton Public Schools

Source & Methodology

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2017
  • Educational Environment: 2019 (latest available). Updated annually.

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Acton Boxborough School District Details

Acton Boxborough School District
15 Charter Rd
Acton, MA 01720

5,571 Students enrolled in District

9 Schools in District

15 Students Per Classroom (State average is 13)

Acton Boxborough School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Massachusetts

(10 is best)

Better than of MA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.



Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

80 60 40 20 0
75%
51%
76%
53%
75%
50%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
Acton-Boxborough Regional High School
36 Charter Rd
Acton, MA, 01720
09-12
Blanchard Memorial School
493 Massachusetts Avenue
Boxborough, MA, 01719
KG-06
C.t. Douglas Elementary School
21 Elm Street
Acton, MA, 01720
KG-06
Carol Huebner Early Childhood Program School
15 Charter Road
Acton, MA, 01720
PK-PK
Luther Conant School
80 Taylor Road
Acton, MA, 01720
KG-06
Mccarthy-Towne School
11 Charter Road
Acton, MA, 01720
KG-06
Merriam School
11 Charter Road
Acton, MA, 01720
KG-06
Paul P Gates Elementary School
75 Spruce Street
Acton, MA, 01720
KG-06
Raymond J Grey Junior High School
16 Charter Rd
Acton, MA, 01720
07-08

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 57.2% 61.3%
Black 2.5% 9.5%
Hispanic 5.4% 21.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 34.6% 7.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.3% 0.3%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 0.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,729 $54,365,652 56.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,106 $6,180,328 6.4%
Staff $645 $3,604,260 3.7%
General Administration $134 $748,792 0.8%
School Administration $683 $3,816,604 3.9%
Operation $1,134 $6,336,792 6.6%
Transportation $818 $4,570,984 4.7%
Other $458 $2,559,304 2.6%
Total Support $4,979 $27,822,652 28.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,589 $14,467,332 15.0%
Total Expenditures $17,297 $96,655,636 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $10,120 $9,630,960,585 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,250 $1,189,576,244 6.4%
Staff $963 $916,282,080 4.9%
General Administration $192 $182,442,258 1.0%
School Administration $711 $676,656,822 3.7%
Operation $1,383 $1,315,824,526 7.1%
Transportation $810 $770,571,220 4.2%
Other $422 $401,747,463 2.2%
Total Support $5,730 $5,453,029,477 29.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,609 $3,434,418,106 18.5%
Total Expenditures $19,460 $18,518,282,808 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%