Arlington 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:
  • Due to Covid-19, standardized testing did not take place during the 2019-2020 academic school year. Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2019 (latest available). Updated annually.
  • All data updated June 2021

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Arlington School District Details

Arlington School District
869 Massachusetts Avenue
Arlington, MA 02476

6,047 Students enrolled in District

11 Schools in District

14 Students Per Classroom (State average is 13)

Arlington 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.

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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

80 60 40 20 0
71%
51%
72%
53%
70%
50%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
Arlington High School
869 Mass Avenue
Arlington, MA, 02476
09-12
Brackett School
66 Eastern Avenue
Arlington, MA, 02476
KG-05
Cyrus E Dallin School
185 Florence Avenue
Arlington, MA, 02476
KG-05
Gibbs School
41 Foster Street
Arlington, MA, 02474
06-06
Hardy School
52 Lake Street
Arlington, MA, 02474
KG-05
John A Bishop School
25 Columbia Road
Arlington, MA, 02474
KG-05
M Norcross Stratton School
180 Mountain Avenue
Arlington, MA, 02174
KG-05
Menotomy Preschool School
869 Massachusetts Avenue
Arlington, MA, 02476
PK-PK
Ottoson Middle School
63 Acton Street
Arlington, MA, 02476
07-08
Peirce School
85 Park Avenue Ext
Arlington, MA, 02174
KG-05
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School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 75.7% 60.3%
Black 3.6% 9.5%
Hispanic 6.5% 22.4%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 14.0% 7.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.3%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,406 $53,716,000 56.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,335 $7,626,000 8.0%
Staff $703 $4,017,000 4.2%
General Administration $188 $1,075,000 1.1%
School Administration $667 $3,808,000 4.0%
Operation $1,286 $7,344,000 7.7%
Transportation $364 $2,077,000 2.2%
Other $351 $2,006,000 2.1%
Total Support $4,895 $27,953,000 29.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,313 $13,211,000 13.9%
Total Expenditures $16,614 $94,880,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $10,619 $10,073,171,000 52.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,333 $1,264,777,000 6.6%
Staff $904 $857,898,000 4.5%
General Administration $199 $188,621,000 1.0%
School Administration $739 $701,244,000 3.7%
Operation $1,464 $1,388,867,000 7.3%
Transportation $854 $810,163,000 4.2%
Other $438 $415,688,000 2.2%
Total Support $5,932 $5,627,258,000 29.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,598 $3,412,797,000 17.9%
Total Expenditures $20,149 $19,113,226,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%