Northampton, MA
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Northampton 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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Northampton School District Details

Northampton School District
212 Main Street
Northampton, MA 01060

2,701 Students enrolled in District

6 Schools in District

12 Students Per Classroom (State average is 13)

Northampton 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
Bridge Street School
2 Parsons Street
Northampton, MA, 01060
PK-05
Jackson Street School
120 Jackson Street
Northampton, MA, 01060
KG-05
John F Kennedy Middle School
100 Bridge Rd
Florence, MA, 01062
06-08
Leeds School
20 Florence Street
Leeds, MA, 01053
KG-05
Northampton High School
380 Elm Street
Northampton, MA, 01060
09-12
R. K. Finn Ryan Road School
498 Ryan Road
Florence, MA, 01062
KG-05

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 75.0% 65.8%
Black 2.7% 9.0%
Hispanic 17.8% 18.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 4.2% 6.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.4% 0.2%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 29.5% 39.6%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 26.8% 35.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 2.7% 3.9%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,283 $22,745,118 51.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,228 $3,372,088 7.6%
Staff $729 $2,001,834 4.5%
General Administration $128 $351,488 0.8%
School Administration $659 $1,809,614 4.1%
Operation $1,199 $3,292,454 7.5%
Transportation $517 $1,419,682 3.2%
Other $491 $1,348,286 3.1%
Total Support $4,952 $13,598,192 30.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,826 $7,760,196 17.6%
Total Expenditures $16,062 $44,106,252 100.0%
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%