Somerville, MA
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Somerville 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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Somerville School District Details

Somerville School District
42 Cross Street
Somerville, MA 02145

4,987 Students enrolled in District

11 Schools in District

12 Students Per Classroom (State average is 13)

Somerville 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.

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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
Albert F. Argenziano School At Lincoln Park
290 Washington Street
Somerville, MA, 02143
PK-08
Arthur D Healey School
5 Meacham Street
Somerville, MA, 02145
PK-08
Benjamin G Brown School
201 Willow Avenue
Somerville, MA, 02144
KG-06
Capuano Early Childhood Center School
150 Glen Street
Somerville, MA, 02145
PK-KG
E Somerville Community School
50 Cross Street
Somerville, MA, 02145
KG-08
Full Circle High School
11 Otis Street
Somerville, MA, 02145
09-12
John F Kennedy School
5 Cherry Street
Somerville, MA, 02144
PK-08
Next Wave Junior High School
8 Bonair Street
Somerville, MA, 02143
06-08
Somerville High School
81 Highland Avenue
Somerville, MA, 02143
09-12
West Somerville Neighborhood School
177 Powderhouse Blvd
Somerville, MA, 02144
PK-08
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School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 36.9% 65.8%
Black 11.0% 9.0%
Hispanic 43.4% 18.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 8.7% 6.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.2%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 68.2% 39.6%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 59.8% 35.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 8.4% 3.9%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,792 $48,372,480 44.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,619 $7,997,860 7.3%
Staff $1,513 $7,474,220 6.8%
General Administration $231 $1,141,140 1.0%
School Administration $993 $4,905,420 4.5%
Operation $1,944 $9,603,360 8.7%
Transportation $523 $2,583,620 2.4%
Other $341 $1,684,540 1.5%
Total Support $7,165 $35,395,100 32.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $5,299 $26,177,060 23.8%
Total Expenditures $22,256 $109,944,640 100.0%
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%