Bellingham, MA
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Bellingham 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 2015 – 2016 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

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Bellingham School District Details

Bellingham School District
4 Mechanic Street
Bellingham, MA 02019

2,381 Students enrolled in District

6 Schools in District

15 Students Per Classroom (State average is 13)

Bellingham 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)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Bellingham Early Childhood Center School
338 Hartford Avenue
Bellingham, MA, 02019
PK-PK
Bellingham High School
60 Blackstone Street
Bellingham, MA, 02019
08-12
Bellingham Memorial School
130 Blackstone Street
Bellingham, MA, 02019
04-07
Paul J. Primavera Jr./sr. High School
80 Harpin Street
Bellingham, MA, 02019
07-12
South Elementary School
70 Harpin Street
Bellingham, MA, 02019
KG-03
Stall Brook School
342 Hartford Avenue
Bellingham, MA, 02019
KG-03

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 91.5% 65.8%
Black 1.8% 9.0%
Hispanic 3.0% 18.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 3.5% 6.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.2%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 25.2% 39.6%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 20.9% 35.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.3% 3.9%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,213 $19,744,052 52.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,191 $2,863,164 7.6%
Staff $493 $1,185,172 3.2%
General Administration $122 $293,288 0.8%
School Administration $565 $1,358,260 3.6%
Operation $1,437 $3,454,548 9.2%
Transportation $801 $1,925,604 5.1%
Other $306 $735,624 2.0%
Total Support $4,915 $11,815,660 31.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,496 $6,000,384 16.0%
Total Expenditures $15,624 $37,560,096 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,238 $8,829,317,762 51.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,149 $1,098,638,023 6.4%
Staff $894 $854,825,435 5.0%
General Administration $198 $189,340,536 1.1%
School Administration $656 $626,728,689 3.7%
Operation $1,359 $1,298,651,332 7.6%
Transportation $699 $668,422,780 3.9%
Other $406 $388,136,507 2.3%
Total Support $5,362 $5,124,624,208 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,248 $3,104,553,880 18.2%
Total Expenditures $17,847 $17,058,595,089 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%