Lexington, MA
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Lexington 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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Lexington School District Details

Lexington School District
146 Maple Street
Lexington, MA 02420

6,785 Students enrolled in District

10 Schools in District

12 Students Per Classroom (State average is 13)

Lexington 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
Bowman School
9 Philip Rd
Lexington, MA, 02421
KG-05
Bridge School
55 Middleby Rd
Lexington, MA, 02421
KG-05
Fiske School
55 Adams Street
Lexington, MA, 02420
KG-05
Harrington School
328 Lowell Street
Lexington, MA, 02420
KG-05
Jonas Clarke Middle School
17 Stedman Rd
Lexington, MA, 02421
06-08
Joseph Estabrook School
117 Grove Street
Lexington, MA, 02420
KG-05
Lexington Children's Place School
328 Lowell Street
Lexington, MA, 02420
PK-PK
Lexington High School
251 Waltham Street
Lexington, MA, 02421
09-12
Maria Hastings School
7 Crosby Road
Lexington, MA, 02421
KG-05
Wm Diamond Middle School
99 Hancock Street
Lexington, MA, 02420
06-08

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 56.6% 65.8%
Black 4.6% 9.0%
Hispanic 3.6% 18.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 35.1% 6.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.1% 0.2%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 6.3% 39.6%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.2% 35.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 1.1% 3.9%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $11,149 $73,694,890 53.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,706 $11,276,660 8.1%
Staff $1,235 $8,163,350 5.9%
General Administration $201 $1,328,610 1.0%
School Administration $954 $6,305,940 4.5%
Operation $1,135 $7,502,350 5.4%
Transportation $589 $3,893,290 2.8%
Other $552 $3,648,720 2.6%
Total Support $6,372 $42,118,920 30.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,524 $23,293,640 16.7%
Total Expenditures $21,045 $139,107,450 100.0%
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%