Taunton, MA
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Taunton 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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Taunton School District Details

Taunton School District
215 Harris Street
Taunton, MA 02780

7,910 Students enrolled in District

13 Schools in District

15 Students Per Classroom (State average is 13)

Taunton 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
Benjamin Friedman Middle School
500 Norton Avenue
Taunton, MA, 02780
05-07
East Taunton Elementary School
58 R Stevens Street
East Taunton, MA, 02718
KG-04
Edmund Hatch Bennett School
47 North Walker Street
Taunton, MA, 02780
KG-04
Edward F. Leddy Preschool School
36 Second Street
Taunton, MA, 02780
PK-PK
Elizabeth Pole School
215 Harris Street
Taunton, MA, 02780
KG-04
H Galligan School
15 Sheridan Street
Taunton, MA, 02780
KG-04
Hopewell School
16 Monroe Street
Taunton, MA, 02780
KG-04
John F Parker Middle School
60 Williams Street
Taunton, MA, 02780
05-07
Joseph C Chamberlain School
480 Norton Avenue
Taunton, MA, 02780
KG-04
Joseph H Martin School
131 Caswell Street
East Taunton, MA, 02718
05-07
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School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 74.6% 65.8%
Black 11.9% 9.0%
Hispanic 11.7% 18.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.5% 6.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.3% 0.2%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 53.7% 39.6%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 47.3% 35.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.4% 3.9%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,491 $58,954,170 52.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $838 $6,595,060 5.9%
Staff $727 $5,721,490 5.1%
General Administration $159 $1,251,330 1.1%
School Administration $443 $3,486,410 3.1%
Operation $959 $7,547,330 6.7%
Transportation $761 $5,989,070 5.4%
Other $284 $2,235,080 2.0%
Total Support $4,170 $32,817,900 29.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,556 $20,115,720 18.0%
Total Expenditures $14,217 $111,887,790 100.0%
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%