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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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Boston School District Details

Boston School District
2300 Washington Street
Roxbury, MA 02119

54,312 Students enrolled in District

118 Schools in District

13 Students Per Classroom (State average is 13)

Boston 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)

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
Another Course To College School
20 Warren Street
Brighton, MA, 02135
09-12
Baldwin Early Learning Center School
121 Corey Road
Brighton, MA, 02135
PK-01
Beethoven School
5125 Washington Street
West Roxbury, MA, 02132
PK-03
Blackstone School
380 Shawmut Avenue
Boston, MA, 02118
PK-05
Boston Adult Academy School
20 Church St
Back Bay, MA, 02116
11-12
Boston Arts Academy School
174 Ipswich Street
Boston, MA, 02215
09-12
Boston Collaborative High School
515 Hyde Park Avenue
Boston, MA, 02131
08-12
Boston Community Leadership Academy School
655 Metropolitan Ave
Hyde Park, MA, 02136
09-12
Boston International High School
100 Maxwell St
Dorchester, MA, 02124
09-12
Boston Latin School
78 Ave Louis Pasteur
Boston, MA, 02115
07-12
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School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 14.2% 65.8%
Black 34.5% 9.0%
Hispanic 42.1% 18.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 8.8% 6.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.3% 0.2%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 67.8% 39.6%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 67.8% 35.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 3.9%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $12,250 $665,175,000 48.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,306 $70,915,800 5.2%
Staff $2,005 $108,871,500 8.0%
General Administration $333 $18,081,900 1.3%
School Administration $760 $41,268,000 3.0%
Operation $1,598 $86,771,400 6.4%
Transportation $1,909 $103,658,700 7.6%
Other $410 $22,263,000 1.6%
Total Support $8,320 $451,776,000 33.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $4,511 $244,947,300 18.0%
Total Expenditures $25,082 $1,361,952,600 100.0%
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%