Gardner, MA
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Gardner 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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Gardner School District Details

Gardner School District
70 Waterford Street
Gardner, MA 01440

2,473 Students enrolled in District

5 Schools in District

14 Students Per Classroom (State average is 13)

Gardner 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
Elm Street School
160 Elm Street
Gardner, MA, 01440
02-04
Gardner Academy For Learning And Technology School
75 E Broadway Street
Gardner, MA, 01440
09-12
Gardner High School
200 Catherine Street
Gardner, MA, 01440
08-12
Gardner Middle School
297 Catherine Street
Gardner, MA, 01440
05-07
Waterford Street School
62 Waterford Street
Gardner, MA, 01440
PK-01

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 81.8% 65.8%
Black 3.1% 9.0%
Hispanic 13.4% 18.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.5% 6.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.2%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 61.4% 39.6%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 54.1% 35.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.4% 3.9%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,411 $18,364,458 49.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,157 $2,867,046 7.7%
Staff $679 $1,682,562 4.5%
General Administration $196 $485,688 1.3%
School Administration $648 $1,605,744 4.3%
Operation $1,330 $3,295,740 8.8%
Transportation $540 $1,338,120 3.6%
Other $363 $899,514 2.4%
Total Support $4,913 $12,174,414 32.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,735 $6,777,330 18.2%
Total Expenditures $15,059 $37,316,202 100.0%
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%