Fall River School District

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Overview

School District NameFall River School District
School District Websitehttp://www.fallriverschools.org
School District Phone Number(508) 675-8420
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (MA)
# of Schools17 Schools1,854 Schools
# of Students10,128 Students953,660 Students
# of Teachers779 Teachers73,118 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio13:113:1

District Comparison

  • Fall River 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 71% has decreased from 73% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (MA)
Overall Testing Rank#358 out of 403 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
52%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Fall River  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)
32%
56%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Fall River  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
71%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Fall River  School District and public school graduation rate of MA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.640.59
# of American Indian Students23 Students2,100 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students418 Students65,565 Students
% Asian Students
4%
7%
# of Hispanic Students2,634 Students191,095 Students
% Hispanic Students
26%
20%
# of Black Students791 Students86,283 Students
% Black Students
8%
9%
# of White Students5,420 Students573,115 Students
% White Students
54%
60%
# of Hawaiian Students9 Students812 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students833 Students34,581 Students
% of Two or more races Students
8%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:21130,418
# of Students in Kindergarten:87365,872
# of Students in 1st Grade:88368,019
# of Students in 2nd Grade:88168,249
# of Students in 3rd Grade:92270,066
# of Students in 4th Grade:95172,164
# of Students in 5th Grade:90672,391
# of Students in 6th Grade:71271,172
# of Students in 7th Grade:79570,843
# of Students in 8th Grade:73071,876
# of Students in 9th Grade:65176,601
# of Students in 10th Grade:57673,016
# of Students in 11th Grade:52671,748
# of Students in 12th Grade:51170,028
# of Ungraded Students: - 1,197

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $18,579 in this school district is less than the state median of $20,340. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $17,984 is less than the state median of $18,839. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (MA)
Total Revenue$188 MM$28 MM
This chart display total revenue of Fall River  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$182 MM$26 MM
This chart display total spending of Fall River  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$18,579$20,340
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Fall River  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$17,984$18,839
This chart display average spending per public school student in Fall River  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.

Fall River School District Public Schools (2020-21)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • B M C Durfee High School Math: 55% | Reading: 79%
    Rank:
    7/
    10
    , Top 50%
    360 Elsbree Street
    Fall River, MA 02720
    (508) 675-8100

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,112 students
  • North End Elementary School Math: 53% | Reading: 61%
    Rank:
    6/
    10
    , Top 50%
    1899 Meridan Street
    Fall River, MA 02720
    (508) 675-8245

    Grades: PK-5 | 770 students
  • Spencer Borden Math: 49% | Reading: 50%
    Rank:
    4/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    1400 President Avenue
    Fall River, MA 02720
    (508) 675-8202

    Grades: K-5 | 584 students
  • Carlton M. Viveiros Elementary School Math: 43% | Reading: 44%
    Rank:
    3/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    525 Slade Street
    Fall River, MA 02724
    (508) 675-8300

    Grades: K-5 | 739 students
  • James Tansey Math: 40-44% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank:
    3/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    711 Ray Street
    Fall River, MA 02720
    (508) 675-8206

    Grades: K-5 | 315 students
  • Matthew J Kuss Middle School Math: 37% | Reading: 40%
    Rank:
    3/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    52 Globe Mills Avenue
    Fall River, MA 02724
    (508) 675-8335

    Grades: 6-8 | 750 students
  • William S Greene Math: 29% | Reading: 37%
    Rank:
    2/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    409 Cambridge Street
    Fall River, MA 02721
    (508) 675-8325

    Grades: PK-5 | 749 students
  • Letourneau Elementary School Math: 31% | Reading: 35%
    Rank:
    2/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    323 Anthony Street
    Fall River, MA 02721
    (508) 676-2170

    Grades: PK-5 | 618 students
  • John J Doran Math: 31% | Reading: 32%
    Rank:
    2/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    101 Fountain Street
    Fall River, MA 02721
    (508) 675-8225

    Grades: PK-8 | 525 students
  • Morton Middle School Math: 29% | Reading: 33%
    Rank:
    2/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    1135 North Main Street
    Fall River, MA 02720
    (508) 675-8340

    Grades: 6-8 | 587 students
  • Samuel Watson Math: 10-14% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank:
    1/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    935 Eastern Avenue
    Fall River, MA 02723
    (508) 675-8240

    Grades: K-5 | 291 students
  • Henry Lord Community School Math: 15% | Reading: 22%
    Rank:
    1/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    151 Amity Street
    Fall River, MA 02721
    (508) 675-8208

    Grades: PK-8 | 651 students
  • Mary Fonseca Elementary School Math: 15% | Reading: 18%
    Rank:
    1/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    160 Wall Street
    Fall River, MA 02720
    (508) 675-8210

    Grades: PK-5 | 709 students
  • Resiliency Preparatory Academy Alternative School
    Math: 6-9% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank:
    1/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    290 Rock Street
    Fall River, MA 02720
    (508) 675-8230

    Grades: 7-12 | 182 students
  • Talbot Innovation School Math: 14% | Reading: 17%
    Rank:
    1/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    124 Melrose Street
    Fall River, MA 02723
    (508) 675-8350

    Grades: 6-8 | 506 students
  • Stone Pk-12 School Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank:
    1/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    1207 Globe Street
    Fall River, MA 02721
    (508) 675-8405

    Grades: 2-12 | 39 students
  • Fall River Gateway To College @ Bcc
    360 Elsbree Street
    Fall River, MA 02720
    (508) 675-8100

    Grades: 12 | 1 student
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