Norwell, MA
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Norwell 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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Norwell School District Details

Norwell School District
322 Main Street
Norwell, MA 02061

2,261 Students enrolled in District

4 Schools in District

14 Students Per Classroom (State average is 13)

Norwell 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
Grace Farrar Cole School
81 High Street
Norwell, MA, 02061
PK-05
Norwell High School
18 South Street
Norwell, MA, 02061
09-12
Norwell Middle School
328 Main Street
Norwell, MA, 02061
06-08
William G Vinal School
102 Old Oaken Bucket Road
Norwell, MA, 02061
PK-05

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 95.8% 65.8%
Black 0.7% 9.0%
Hispanic 1.3% 18.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 2.2% 6.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.1% 0.2%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 5.6% 39.6%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.8% 35.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.8% 3.9%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,658 $19,593,054 55.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,170 $2,647,710 7.5%
Staff $783 $1,771,929 5.0%
General Administration $116 $262,508 0.7%
School Administration $673 $1,522,999 4.3%
Operation $1,292 $2,923,796 8.3%
Transportation $573 $1,296,699 3.7%
Other $395 $893,885 2.5%
Total Support $5,001 $11,317,263 32.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,863 $4,215,969 12.0%
Total Expenditures $15,522 $35,126,286 100.0%
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%