Somerset 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:
  • Due to Covid-19, standardized testing did not take place during the 2019-2020 academic school year. Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2019 (latest available). Updated annually.
  • All data updated June 2021

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Somerset School District Details

Somerset School District
580 Whetstone Hill Road
Somerset, MA 02726

1,739 Students enrolled in District

4 Schools in District

13 Students Per Classroom (State average is 13)

Somerset 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
51%
51%
51%
53%
51%
50%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
Chace Street School
538 Chace Street
Somerset, MA, 02726
KG-05
North Elementary School
580 Whetstone Hill Road
Somerset, MA, 02726
PK-05
Somerset Middle School
1141 Brayton Avenue
Somerset, MA, 02726
06-08
South School
700 Read Street
Somerset, MA, 02726
KG-05

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 92.8% 60.3%
Black 0.9% 9.5%
Hispanic 4.7% 22.4%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.3% 7.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.3%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,997 $17,885,000 61.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $549 $983,000 3.4%
Staff $782 $1,399,000 4.8%
General Administration $140 $250,000 0.9%
School Administration $696 $1,245,000 4.3%
Operation $1,463 $2,617,000 9.0%
Transportation $801 $1,433,000 4.9%
Other $382 $684,000 2.4%
Total Support $4,813 $8,611,000 29.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,454 $2,601,000 8.9%
Total Expenditures $16,264 $29,097,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $10,619 $10,073,171,000 52.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,333 $1,264,777,000 6.6%
Staff $904 $857,898,000 4.5%
General Administration $199 $188,621,000 1.0%
School Administration $739 $701,244,000 3.7%
Operation $1,464 $1,388,867,000 7.3%
Transportation $854 $810,163,000 4.2%
Other $438 $415,688,000 2.2%
Total Support $5,932 $5,627,258,000 29.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,598 $3,412,797,000 17.9%
Total Expenditures $20,149 $19,113,226,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%