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 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2017
  • Educational Environment: 2019 (latest available). Updated annually.

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New Bedford School District Details

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

12,845 Students enrolled in District

25 Schools in District

14 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)

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
31%
51%
32%
53%
30%
50%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

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
KG-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
KG-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
PK-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) 42.1% 61.3%
Black 13.9% 9.5%
Hispanic 42.5% 21.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.0% 7.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.5% 0.3%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 0.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,781 $110,991,840 37.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,387 $17,531,680 5.8%
Staff $611 $7,723,040 2.6%
General Administration $92 $1,162,880 0.4%
School Administration $601 $7,596,640 2.5%
Operation $1,090 $13,777,600 4.6%
Transportation $753 $9,517,920 3.2%
Other $385 $4,866,400 1.6%
Total Support $4,918 $62,163,520 20.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $10,030 $126,779,200 42.3%
Total Expenditures $23,729 $299,934,560 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $10,120 $9,630,960,585 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,250 $1,189,576,244 6.4%
Staff $963 $916,282,080 4.9%
General Administration $192 $182,442,258 1.0%
School Administration $711 $676,656,822 3.7%
Operation $1,383 $1,315,824,526 7.1%
Transportation $810 $770,571,220 4.2%
Other $422 $401,747,463 2.2%
Total Support $5,730 $5,453,029,477 29.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,609 $3,434,418,106 18.5%
Total Expenditures $19,460 $18,518,282,808 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%