Needham, MA
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Needham Public Schools


Needham School District Details

Needham School District
1330 Highland Avenue
Needham, MA 02492

5,523 Students enrolled in District

8 Schools in District

15 Students Per Classroom (State average is 14)

Needham 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
Broadmeadow
120 Broadmeadow Rd
Needham, MA, 02492
KG-05
High Rock School
77 Ferndale Road
Needham, MA, 02492
06-06
Hillside Elementary
28 Glen Gary Rd
Needham, MA, 02494
KG-05
John Eliot
135 Wellesley Avenue
Needham, MA, 02494
KG-05
Needham High
609 Webster Street
Needham, MA, 02494
09-12
Newman Elementary
1155 Central Avenue
Needham, MA, 02492
PK-05
Pollard Middle
200 Harris Avenue
Needham, MA, 02492
07-08
William Mitchell
187 Brookline Street
Needham, MA, 02492
KG-05

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 81.6% 65.0%
Black 2.5% 8.6%
Hispanic 4.7% 17.0%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 7.4% 6.1%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.1% 0.2%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 6.5% 38.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.1% 33.4%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 1.4% 4.7%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,006 $43,840,000 52.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $970 $5,311,000 6.3%
Staff $959 $5,249,000 6.2%
General Administration $266 $1,456,000 1.7%
School Administration $667 $3,652,000 4.3%
Operation $1,388 $7,599,000 9.0%
Transportation $426 $2,333,000 2.8%
Other $461 $2,527,000 3.0%
Total Support $5,136 $28,127,000 33.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,227 $12,195,000 14.5%
Total Expenditures $15,369 $84,162,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,978 $7,609,668,000 49.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,011 $964,201,000 6.3%
Staff $808 $770,790,000 5.0%
General Administration $198 $188,694,000 1.2%
School Administration $633 $604,140,000 3.9%
Operation $1,316 $1,255,328,000 8.2%
Transportation $651 $620,753,000 4.1%
Other $381 $363,447,000 2.4%
Total Support $4,998 $4,767,353,000 31.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,065 $2,923,141,000 19.1%
Total Expenditures $16,040 $15,300,162,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,701 $333,638,169,000 52.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $591 $29,412,404,174 4.6%
Staff $492 $24,492,916,000 3.8%
General Administration $209 $10,424,317,000 1.6%
School Administration $594 $29,556,027,000 4.6%
Operation $1,037 $51,633,785,000 8.1%
Transportation $496 $24,688,412,826 3.9%
Other $387 $19,255,863,000 3.0%
Total Support $3,805 $189,463,725,000 29.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,365 $117,743,383,000 18.4%
Total Expenditures $12,871 $640,845,277,000 100.0%