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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 5 public schools managed by Gardner School District serving 2,385 students in Gardner, Massachusetts.
  • Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Massachusetts state average of 39%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is more than the state average of 13:1.

Gardner School District (2020)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Gardner Elm Street School
    160 Elm Street
    Gardner, MA 01440
    (978)632-1673

    Grades: 2-4 | 579 students
  • Gardner Gardner Academy For Learning And Technology Alternative School
    75 E Broadway Street
    Gardner, MA 01440
    (978)632-1606

    Grades: 9-12 | 93 students
  • Gardner Gardner High School
    200 Catherine Street
    Gardner, MA 01440
    (978)632-1600

    Grades: 8-12 | 711 students
  • Gardner Gardner Middle School
    297 Catherine Street
    Gardner, MA 01440
    (978)632-1603

    Grades: 5-7 | 547 students
  • Gardner Waterford Street
    62 Waterford Street
    Gardner, MA 01440
    (978)632-1605

    Grades: PK-1 | 455 students

Overview

School District NameGardner School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students2,385 students
# of Teachers170 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio14:1
# of Male Students1,132 students
% Male Students
47%
# of Female Students1,253 students
% Female Students
53%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.46
# of American Indian Students7 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students37 students
% Asian Students
2%
# of Hispanic Students368 students
% Hispanic Students
15%
# of Black Students62 students
% Black Students
3%
# of White Students1,724 students
% White Students
72%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students187 students
% of Two or more races Students
8%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:80
# of Students in Kindergarten:194
# of Students in 1st Grade:181
# of Students in 2nd Grade:190
# of Students in 3rd Grade:186
# of Students in 4th Grade:203
# of Students in 5th Grade:208
# of Students in 6th Grade:158
# of Students in 7th Grade:181
# of Students in 8th Grade:181
# of Students in 9th Grade:209
# of Students in 10th Grade:126
# of Students in 11th Grade:143
# of Students in 12th Grade:145
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Gardner School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 397 school districts in Massachusetts (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 80-84% has increased from 75% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (MA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
53%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
54%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Gardner 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 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate80-84%
87%
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Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $13,748 in this school district is less than the state average of $20,877. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $13,371 is less than the state average of $19,785. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (MA)
Total Revenue$35 MM$28 MM
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Spending$34 MM$26 MM
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Revenue / Student$13,748$20,877
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Gardner School District and average revenue per public school student in MA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$13,371$19,785
This chart display average spending per public school student in Gardner School District and average spending per public school student in MA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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