1121 Ashley Blvd
New Bedford, MA 02745
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Gr New Bedford Vocational Technical serves 2,153 students in grades 9-12.
Gr New Bedford Vocational Technical placed in the top 50% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 56% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 54% (which is equal to the Massachusetts state average of 54%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Gr New Bedford Vocational Technical ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts for:

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School Overview

Gr New Bedford Vocational Technical's student population of 2,153 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 199 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
2,153 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
199 teachers
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School Rankings

Gr New Bedford Vocational Technical is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,667 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Gr New Bedford Vocational Technical is 0.53, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
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State Level (MA)
Overall Testing Rank
#752 out of 1667 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
13:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
22%
20%
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Black
8%
9%
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White
65%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.53
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Graduation Rate
90%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
46%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
4%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • School Type: Vocational school
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 2,153 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 35%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 90% (Btm 50% in MA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 56% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 54% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.53 (Top 50%)

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