Hingham, MA
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Hingham 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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Hingham School District Details

Hingham School District
220 Central Street
Hingham, MA 02043

4,292 Students enrolled in District

6 Schools in District

15 Students Per Classroom (State average is 13)

Hingham 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
East Elementary School
2 Collins Street
Hingham, MA, 02043
PK-05
Hingham High School
17 Union Street
Hingham, MA, 02043
09-12
Hingham Middle School
1103 Main Street
Hingham, MA, 02043
06-08
Plymouth River School
200 High Street
Hingham, MA, 02043
KG-05
South Elementary School
831 Main Street
Hingham, MA, 02043
KG-05
Wm L Foster Elementary School
55 Downer Avenue
Hingham, MA, 02043
KG-05

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 95.1% 65.8%
Black 0.8% 9.0%
Hispanic 2.2% 18.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.9% 6.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.2%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 6.6% 39.6%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.6% 35.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 1.0% 3.9%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,638 $32,362,206 55.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $989 $4,190,393 7.2%
Staff $498 $2,110,026 3.6%
General Administration $153 $648,261 1.1%
School Administration $558 $2,364,246 4.1%
Operation $1,171 $4,961,527 8.6%
Transportation $490 $2,076,130 3.6%
Other $202 $855,874 1.5%
Total Support $4,062 $17,210,694 29.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,995 $8,452,815 14.6%
Total Expenditures $13,696 $58,029,952 100.0%
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%