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Overview

School District NameArlington School District
School District Websitehttp://www.arlington.k12.ma.us
School District Phone Number(781) 316-3523
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (MA)
# of Schools10 Schools1,854 Schools
# of Students5,711 Students953,660 Students
# of Teachers399 Teachers73,118 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio14:113:1

District Comparison

  • Arlington School District, which is ranked within the
    8/
    10
    , top 30% 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 93% has increased from 91% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (MA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
52%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Arlington  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)
69%
56%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Arlington  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 Rate
93%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Arlington  School District and public school graduation rate of MA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.460.59
# of American Indian Students4 Students2,100 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students714 Students65,565 Students
% Asian Students
13%
7%
# of Hispanic Students364 Students191,095 Students
% Hispanic Students
6%
20%
# of Black Students210 Students86,283 Students
% Black Students
4%
9%
# of White Students4,107 Students573,115 Students
% White Students
72%
60%
# of Hawaiian Students10 Students812 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students297 Students34,581 Students
% of Two or more races Students
5%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:8530,418
# of Students in Kindergarten:52265,872
# of Students in 1st Grade:55568,019
# of Students in 2nd Grade:48668,249
# of Students in 3rd Grade:50770,066
# of Students in 4th Grade:49972,164
# of Students in 5th Grade:47472,391
# of Students in 6th Grade:44271,172
# of Students in 7th Grade:41570,843
# of Students in 8th Grade:40171,876
# of Students in 9th Grade:35076,601
# of Students in 10th Grade:32173,016
# of Students in 11th Grade:33971,748
# of Students in 12th Grade:31570,028
# of Ungraded Students: - 1,197

Fiscal Data Comparison

    Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (MA)
    Total Revenue$93 MM$28 MM
    This chart display total revenue of Arlington  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$88 MM$26 MM
    This chart display total spending of Arlington  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$16,26420340
    This chart display average revenue per public school student in Arlington  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.
    Spending / Student$15,37218839
    This chart display average spending per public school student in Arlington  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.

    Arlington School District Public Schools (2020-21)

    • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
    • Arlington High School Math: 90% | Reading: 96%
      Rank:
      10/
      10
      , Top 5%
      869 Mass Avenue
      Arlington, MA 02476
      (781) 316-3591

      Grades: 9-12 | 1,325 student
    • John A Bishop Math: 68% | Reading: 78%
      Rank:
      8/
      10
      , Top 30%
      25 Columbia Road
      Arlington, MA 02474
      (781) 316-3791

      Grades: K-5 | 420 students
    • Ottoson Middle School Math: 72% | Reading: 73%
      Rank:
      8/
      10
      , Top 30%
      63 Acton Street
      Arlington, MA 02476
      (781) 316-3745

      Grades: 6-8 | 1,258 student
    • Brackett Math: 64% | Reading: 75%
      Rank:
      8/
      10
      , Top 30%
      66 Eastern Avenue
      Arlington, MA 02476
      (781) 316-3705

      Grades: K-5 | 488 students
    • Cyrus E Dallin Math: 67% | Reading: 66%
      Rank:
      7/
      10
      , Top 50%
      185 Florence Avenue
      Arlington, MA 02476
      (781) 316-3722

      Grades: K-5 | 481 students
    • Thompson Math: 62% | Reading: 68%
      Rank:
      7/
      10
      , Top 50%
      187 Everett Street
      Arlington, MA 02474
      (781) 316-3768

      Grades: K-5 | 489 students
    • Hardy Math: 60-64% | Reading: 65-69%
      Rank:
      7/
      10
      , Top 50%
      52 Lake Street
      Arlington, MA 02474
      (781) 316-3781

      Grades: K-5 | 458 students
    • Peirce Math: 55-59% | Reading: 65-69%
      Rank:
      7/
      10
      , Top 50%
      85 Park Avenue Ext
      Arlington, MA 02474
      (781) 316-3736

      Grades: K-5 | 305 students
    • M Norcross Stratton Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%
      Rank:
      6/
      10
      , Top 50%
      180 Mountain Avenue
      Arlington, MA 02474
      (781) 316-3754

      Grades: K-5 | 402 students
    • Menotomy Preschool
      869 Massachusetts Avenue
      Arlington, MA 02476
      (781) 316-3698

      Grades: PK | 85 students
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