Lexington School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 10 public schools serving 6,901 students in Lexington School District. This district's average testing ranking is 10/10, which is in the top 5% of public schools in Massachusetts.
Public Schools in Lexington School District have an average math proficiency score of 84% (versus the Massachusetts public school average of 51%), and reading proficiency score of 81% (versus the 54% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Lexington School District are Lexington High School, Wm Diamond Middle School and Jonas Clarke Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Lexington School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Massachusetts.
Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Asian), which is more than the Massachusetts public school average of 43% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Overall Rank
Highest overall rank (Top 5%)
Math Proficiency
Highest math proficiency (Top 5%)
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 5%)
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 10%)
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Lexington School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (MA)
# Schools
10 Schools
1,845 Schools
# Students
6,901 Students
911,465 Students
# Teachers
621 Teachers
74,040 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
11:1

District Rank

Lexington School District, which is ranked within the top 5% of all 398 school districts in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 97% has increased from 95% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (MA)
Overall District Rank
#8 out of 404 school districts
(Top 5%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Lexington  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
83%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Lexington  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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
80%
54%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lexington  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 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
97%
88%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Lexington  School District and public school graduation rate of MA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.64
0.62
# American Indian Students
6 Students
2,040 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
2,884 Students
66,043 Students
% Asian Students
42%
7%
# Hispanic Students
328 Students
203,337 Students
% Hispanic Students
5%
22%
# Black Students
266 Students
85,126 Students
% Black Students
4%
10%
# White Students
2,910 Students
516,267 Students
% White Students
42%
57%
# Hawaiian Students
1 Student
795 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
503 Students
37,379 Students
% of Two or more races Students
7%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
57
21,176
# Students in K Grade:
309
57,531
# Students in 1st Grade:
408
63,797
# Students in 2nd Grade:
480
65,329
# Students in 3rd Grade:
507
65,809
# Students in 4th Grade:
532
67,009
# Students in 5th Grade:
554
67,520
# Students in 6th Grade:
567
69,383
# Students in 7th Grade:
601
71,643
# Students in 8th Grade:
625
72,334
# Students in 9th Grade:
550
73,353
# Students in 10th Grade:
599
72,925
# Students in 11th Grade:
582
71,581
# Students in 12th Grade:
530
70,499
# Ungraded Students:
-
1,576

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $23,904 is higher than the state median of $22,177. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $27,014 is higher than the state median of $20,474. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (MA)
Total Revenue
$165 MM
$30 MM
This chart display total revenue of Lexington  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in MA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending
$186 MM
$28 MM
This chart display total spending of Lexington  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in MA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$23,904
$22,177
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Lexington  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in MA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$27,014
$20,474
This chart display average spending per public school student in Lexington  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in MA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best Lexington School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Lexington High School
Math: 96% | Reading: 92%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
(3)
251 Waltham Street
Lexington, MA 02421
(781) 861-2320
Grades: 9-12
| 2,261 students
Rank: #22.
Wm Diamond Middle School
Math: 88% | Reading: 85%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
99 Hancock Street
Lexington, MA 02420
(781) 861-2460
Grades: 6-8
| 912 students
Rank: #33.
Jonas Clarke Middle School
Math: 86% | Reading: 81%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
17 Stedman Rd
Lexington, MA 02421
(781) 861-2450
Grades: 6-8
| 881 students
Rank: #44.
Maria Hastings
Math: 83% | Reading: 81%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
7 Crosby Road
Lexington, MA 02421
(781) 860-5800
Grades: K-5
| 565 students
Rank: #55.
Fiske
Math: 82% | Reading: 79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
55 Adams Street
Lexington, MA 02420
(781) 541-5001
Grades: K-5
| 387 students
Rank: #66.
Bowman
Math: 79% | Reading: 75%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
9 Philip Rd
Lexington, MA 02421
(781) 861-2500
Grades: K-5
| 470 students
Rank: #7 - 87. - 8.
Harrington
Math: 75% | Reading: 73%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
328 Lowell Street
Lexington, MA 02420
(781) 860-0012
Grades: K-5
| 446 students
Rank: #7 - 87. - 8.
Joseph Estabrook
Math: 75% | Reading: 73%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
117 Grove Street
Lexington, MA 02420
(781) 861-2520
Grades: K-5
| 522 students
Rank: #99.
Bridge
Math: 73% | Reading: 71%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
55 Middleby Rd
Lexington, MA 02421
(781) 861-2510
Grades: K-5
| 400 students
Rank: n/an/a
328 Lowell Street
Lexington, MA 02420
(781) 860-5823
Grades: PK
| 57 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Lexington
  • 146 Maple Street, Lexington, MA, 02420
  • (781) 861-2580
  • lps.lexingtonma.org
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 6,901 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 58%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 97% (Top 10% in MA)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 5%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 83% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 80% (Top 5%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.64

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