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Overview

School District NameDouglas School District
School District Websitehttp://www.douglasps.net
School District Phone Number(508) 476-7901
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (MA)
# of Schools4 Schools1,854 Schools
# of Students1,329 Students953,660 Students
# of Teachers91 Teachers73,118 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio15:113:1

District Comparison

  • Douglas 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 90-94% has increased from 85-89% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (MA)
Overall Testing Rank#238 out of 403 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Douglas  School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
52%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Douglas  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)
51%
56%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Douglas  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 Rate90-94%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Douglas  School District and public school graduation rate of MA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.140.59
# of American Indian Students1 Student2,100 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students16 Students65,565 Students
% Asian Students
1%
7%
# of Hispanic Students45 Students191,095 Students
% Hispanic Students
4%
20%
# of Black Students3 Students86,283 Students
% Black Students
n/a
9%
# of White Students1,230 Students573,115 Students
% White Students
93%
60%
# of Hawaiian Students3 Students812 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students31 Students34,581 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:6730,418
# of Students in Kindergarten:7965,872
# of Students in 1st Grade:7868,019
# of Students in 2nd Grade:10268,249
# of Students in 3rd Grade:8570,066
# of Students in 4th Grade:8172,164
# of Students in 5th Grade:10772,391
# of Students in 6th Grade:12871,172
# of Students in 7th Grade:10070,843
# of Students in 8th Grade:12071,876
# of Students in 9th Grade:8976,601
# of Students in 10th Grade:10073,016
# of Students in 11th Grade:10071,748
# of Students in 12th Grade:9370,028
# of Ungraded Students: - 1,197

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $17,862 in this school district is less than the state median of $20,340. The school district revenue/student has grown by 17% over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $16,836 is less than the state median of $18,839. The school district spending/student has grown by 15% over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (MA)
Total Revenue$24 MM$28 MM
This chart display total revenue of Douglas  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$22 MM$26 MM
This chart display total spending of Douglas  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$17,862$20,340
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Douglas  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$16,836$18,839
This chart display average spending per public school student in Douglas  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.

Douglas School District Public Schools (2020-21)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Douglas High School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank:
    10/
    10
    , Top 10%
    33 Davis Street
    Douglas, MA 01516
    (508) 476-4100

    Grades: 9-12 | 382 students
  • Douglas Elementary School Math: 46% | Reading: 67%
    Rank:
    6/
    10
    , Top 50%
    19 Davis Street
    Douglas, MA 01516
    (508) 476-4200

    Grades: 2-5 | 375 students
  • Douglas Middle School Math: 47% | Reading: 56%
    Rank:
    5/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    21 Davis Street
    Douglas, MA 01516
    (508) 476-3332

    Grades: 6-8 | 348 students
  • Douglas Primary School
    17 Gleason Court
    Douglas, MA 01516
    (508) 476-2154

    Grades: PK-1 | 224 students
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