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Overview

School District NameAmesbury School District
School District Websitehttp://schools.amesburyma.gov
School District Phone Number(978) 388-0507
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (MA)
# of Schools5 Schools1,854 Schools
# of Students2,147 Students953,660 Students
# of Teachers122 Teachers73,118 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio13:113:1

District Comparison

  • Amesbury School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 403 school districts in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 80-84% has decreased from 85-89% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (MA)
Overall Testing Rank#264 out of 403 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
52%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Amesbury  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of MA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
56%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Amesbury  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of MA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate80-84%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Amesbury  School District and public school graduation rate of MA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.250.59
# of American Indian Students4 Students2,100 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students24 Students65,565 Students
% Asian Students
1%
7%
# of Hispanic Students155 Students191,095 Students
% Hispanic Students
7%
20%
# of Black Students34 Students86,283 Students
% Black Students
2%
9%
# of White Students1,851 Students573,115 Students
% White Students
86%
60%
# of Hawaiian Students3 Students812 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students76 Students34,581 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:5330,418
# of Students in Kindergarten:14565,872
# of Students in 1st Grade:13768,019
# of Students in 2nd Grade:16568,249
# of Students in 3rd Grade:17770,066
# of Students in 4th Grade:16172,164
# of Students in 5th Grade:16772,391
# of Students in 6th Grade:16771,172
# of Students in 7th Grade:16770,843
# of Students in 8th Grade:17671,876
# of Students in 9th Grade:16576,601
# of Students in 10th Grade:15873,016
# of Students in 11th Grade:14771,748
# of Students in 12th Grade:16070,028
# of Ungraded Students:21,197

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $18,474 in this school district is less than the state median of $20,340. The school district revenue/student has grown by 8% over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $18,193 is less than the state median of $18,839. The school district spending/student has grown by 13% over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (MA)
Total Revenue$40 MM$28 MM
This chart display total revenue of Amesbury  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in MA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$39 MM$26 MM
This chart display total spending of Amesbury  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in MA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$18,474$20,340
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Amesbury  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in MA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$18,193$18,839
This chart display average spending per public school student in Amesbury  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in MA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Amesbury School District Public Schools (2020-21)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Amesbury High School Math: 90-94% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank:
    10/
    10
    , Top 5%
    5 Highland Street
    Amesbury, MA 01913
    (978) 388-4800

    Grades: 9-12 | 592 students
  • Amesbury Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank:
    7/
    10
    , Top 50%
    20 South Hampton Road
    Amesbury, MA 01913
    (978) 388-3659

    Grades: PK-4 | 395 students
  • Amesbury Innovation High School Math: <50% | Reading: ≥50%
    Rank:
    4/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    71 Friend Street
    Amesbury, MA 01913
    (978) 388-8037

    Grades: 9-12 | 40 students
  • Charles C Cashman Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank:
    3/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    193 Lions Mouth Road
    Amesbury, MA 01913
    (978) 388-4407

    Grades: PK-4 | 443 students
  • Amesbury Middle School Math: 41% | Reading: 44%
    Rank:
    3/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    220 Main Street
    Amesbury, MA 01913
    (978) 388-0515

    Grades: 5-8 | 677 students
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