New Bedford, MA
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New Bedford 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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New Bedford School District Details

New Bedford School District
455 County Street
New Bedford, MA 02740

12,565 Students enrolled in District

25 Schools in District

15 Students Per Classroom (State average is 13)

New Bedford 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
Abraham Lincoln School
445 Ashley Blvd
New Bedford, MA, 02745
KG-05
Alfred J Gomes School
286 S Second Street
New Bedford, MA, 02740
PK-05
Betsey B Winslow School
561 Allen Street
New Bedford, MA, 02740
KG-05
Carlos Pacheco School
261 Mt Pleasant Stre
New Bedford, MA, 02746
PK-05
Casimir Pulaski School
1097 Braley Rd
New Bedford, MA, 02745
PK-05
Charles S Ashley School
122 Rochambeau Street
New Bedford, MA, 02745
KG-05
Elizabeth Carter Brooks School
212 Nemasket Street
New Bedford, MA, 02740
PK-05
Ellen R Hathaway School
256 Court Street
New Bedford, MA, 02740
KG-05
Elwyn G Campbell School
145 Essex Street
New Bedford, MA, 02745
PK-05
Hayden/mcfadden School
361 Cedar Grove
New Bedford, MA, 02746
PK-05
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School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 49.4% 65.8%
Black 12.4% 9.0%
Hispanic 36.8% 18.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.9% 6.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.5% 0.2%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 100.0% 39.6%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 100.0% 35.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 3.9%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,879 $100,409,976 53.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,591 $20,275,704 10.8%
Staff $688 $8,767,872 4.7%
General Administration $109 $1,389,096 0.7%
School Administration $599 $7,633,656 4.1%
Operation $1,060 $13,508,640 7.2%
Transportation $714 $9,099,216 4.8%
Other $228 $2,905,632 1.5%
Total Support $4,989 $63,579,816 33.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,848 $23,550,912 12.6%
Total Expenditures $14,716 $187,540,704 100.0%
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%