Bourne School District

36 Sandwich Rd
Bourne, MA 02532
(District boundaries shown in map)
3/
10
Bottom 50%

Top Rankings

Bourne School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Massachusetts for:

Category
Attribute
Student Attention
Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 1%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 4 public schools serving 1,557 students in Bourne School District. This district's average testing ranking is 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Massachusetts.
Public Schools in Bourne School District have an average math proficiency score of 31% (versus the Massachusetts public school average of 42%), and reading proficiency score of 33% (versus the 45% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Massachusetts public school average of 44% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

This School District
This State (MA)
# Schools
4 Schools
1,847 Schools
# Students
1,557 Students
911,529 Students
# Teachers
150 Teachers
76,212 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
10:1

District Rank

Bourne School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 395 school districts in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2021-2022 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 90-94% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School District
State Average (MA)
#310 out of 397 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Bourne  School District, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
30%
41%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Bourne  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 2021-22 school year data.
32%
44%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Bourne  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 2021-22 school year data.
36%
44%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Bourne  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of MA by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
90-94%
90%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Bourne  School District and public school graduation rate of MA by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.26
0.63
# American Indian Students
13 Students
2,055 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
n/a
# Asian Students
33 Students
65,787 Students
% Asian Students
2%
7%
# Hispanic Students
70 Students
210,601 Students
% Hispanic Students
5%
23%
# Black Students
22 Students
84,956 Students
% Black Students
1%
10%
# White Students
1,335 Students
507,258 Students
% White Students
86%
56%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
788 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
84 Students
39,090 Students
% of Two or more races Students
5%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
46
27,714
# Students in K Grade:
105
62,374
# Students in 1st Grade:
93
62,602
# Students in 2nd Grade:
113
64,073
# Students in 3rd Grade:
104
65,481
# Students in 4th Grade:
137
65,789
# Students in 5th Grade:
124
66,972
# Students in 6th Grade:
151
67,110
# Students in 7th Grade:
142
69,038
# Students in 8th Grade:
149
71,463
# Students in 9th Grade:
82
75,727
# Students in 10th Grade:
97
71,088
# Students in 11th Grade:
88
69,758
# Students in 12th Grade:
110
70,661
# Ungraded Students:
16
1,679

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $26,663 is higher than the state median of $23,971. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $27,965 is higher than the state median of $24,732. The school district spending/student has grown by 26% over four school years.
This School District
This State (MA)
Total Revenue
$42 MM
$21,850 MM
This chart display total revenue of Bourne  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in MA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending
$44 MM
$22,544 MM
This chart display total spending of Bourne  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in MA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$26,663
$23,971
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Bourne  School District and average revenue per public school student of all school districts in MA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student
$27,965
$24,732
This chart display average spending per public school student in Bourne  School District and average spending per public school student of all school districts in MA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best Bourne School District Public Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Bourne High School
(Math: 30-34% | Reading: 40-44%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
75 Waterhouse Rd
Buzzards Bay, MA 02532
(508) 759-0670
Grades: 9-12
| 393 students
Rank: #22.
Bournedale Elementary School
(Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44% )
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
41 Ernest Valerie Road
Buzzards Bay, MA 02532
(508) 759-7437
Grades: PK-2
| 357 students
Rank: #33.
Bourne Middle School
(Math: 30% | Reading: 34%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
77 Waterhouse Road
Buzzards Bay, MA 02532
(508) 759-0690
Grades: 6-8
| 442 students
Rank: #44.
Bourne Intermediate School
(Math: 31% | Reading: 29%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
70 Trowbridge Road
Buzzards Bay, MA 02532
(508) 759-0680
Grades: 3-5
| 365 students

Frequently Asked Questions

How many schools belong to Bourne School District?
Bourne School District manages 4 public schools serving 1,557 students.
What is the rank of Bourne School District?
Bourne School District is ranked #308 out of 395 school districts in Massachusetts (bottom 50%) based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data for the 2021-2022 school year. This district ranks in the top 20% of Massachusetts school districts for: Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 1%)
What is the racial composition of students in Bourne School District?
86% of Bourne School District students are White, 5% of students are Hispanic, 5% of students are Two or more races, 2% of students are Asian, 1% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student/teacher ratio of Bourne School District?
Bourne School District has a student/teacher ratio of 10:1, which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 12:1.
What is Bourne School District's spending/student ratio?
The school district's spending/student of $27,965 is higher than the state median of $24,732. The school district spending/student has grown by 26% over four school years.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 4 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 1,557 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 14%
  • : 90-94% (Top 50% in MA)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 30% (Btm 50%)
  • : 32% (Btm 50%)
  • : 36% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

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