Palmer 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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Palmer School District Details

Palmer School District
4107 Main Street
Palmer, MA 01069

1,335 Students enrolled in District

2 Schools in District

12 Students Per Classroom (State average is 13)

Palmer 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)

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
35%
51%
40%
53%
31%
50%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
Old Mill Pond School
4107 Main Street
Palmer, MA, 01069
PK-05
Palmer High School
4105 Main Street
Palmer, MA, 01069
06-12

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 82.9% 61.3%
Black 3.2% 9.5%
Hispanic 11.4% 21.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 2.4% 7.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 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 $9,319 $13,298,213 55.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,148 $1,638,196 6.8%
Staff $313 $446,651 1.9%
General Administration $198 $282,546 1.2%
School Administration $761 $1,085,947 4.5%
Operation $1,223 $1,745,221 7.3%
Transportation $858 $1,224,366 5.1%
Other $472 $673,544 2.8%
Total Support $4,973 $7,096,471 29.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,486 $3,547,522 14.8%
Total Expenditures $16,777 $23,940,779 100.0%
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%