Peabody, MA
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Peabody 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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Peabody School District Details

Peabody School District
21 Johnson Street
Peabody, MA 01960

5,972 Students enrolled in District

10 Schools in District

14 Students Per Classroom (State average is 13)

Peabody 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
Captain Samuel Brown School
150 Lynn Street
Peabody, MA, 01960
KG-05
Center School
18 Irving Street
Peabody, MA, 01960
KG-05
J Henry Higgins Middle School
1 King Street Ext
Peabody, MA, 01960
06-08
John E Burke School
127 Birch Street
Peabody, MA, 01960
KG-05
John E. Mccarthy School
76 Lake Street
Peabody, MA, 01960
PK-05
Peabody Veterans Memorial High School
485 Lowell Street
Peabody, MA, 01960
09-12
South Memorial School
16 Maple St Ext
Peabody, MA, 01960
PK-05
Thomas Carroll School
60 Northend Street
Peabody, MA, 01960
KG-05
West Memorial School
15 Bow Street
Peabody, MA, 01960
PK-05
William A Welch Sr School
50 Swampscott Avenue
Peabody, MA, 01960
PK-05

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 81.5% 65.8%
Black 3.3% 9.0%
Hispanic 13.4% 18.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.7% 6.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.1% 0.2%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 37.7% 39.6%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 33.6% 35.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.1% 3.9%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,801 $54,090,946 55.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $777 $4,775,442 4.9%
Staff $797 $4,898,362 5.0%
General Administration $122 $749,812 0.8%
School Administration $554 $3,404,884 3.5%
Operation $1,500 $9,219,000 9.4%
Transportation $660 $4,056,360 4.2%
Other $287 $1,763,902 1.8%
Total Support $4,698 $28,873,908 29.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,403 $14,768,838 15.1%
Total Expenditures $15,902 $97,733,692 100.0%
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%