Lynn School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 26 public schools serving 15,517 students in Lynn School District. This district's average testing ranking is 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Massachusetts.
Public Schools in Lynn School District have an average math proficiency score of 38% (versus the Massachusetts public school average of 51%), and reading proficiency score of 38% (versus the 54% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Lynn School District are Lynn Woods, Edward A Sisson and Capt William G Shoemaker. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Lynn School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Massachusetts.
Minority enrollment is 84% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Massachusetts public school average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Lynn School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (MA)
# Schools
26 Schools
1,849 Schools
# Students
15,517 Students
951,520 Students
# Teachers
1,083 Teachers
72,945 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1

District Rank

Lynn School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 401 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 75% has decreased from 76% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (MA)
Overall District Rank
#336 out of 404 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Lynn  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Lynn  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)
38%
54%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lynn  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
75%
88%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Lynn  School District and public school graduation rate of MA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.58
0.59
# American Indian Students
48 Students
2,098 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
1,375 Students
65,433 Students
% Asian Students
9%
7%
# Hispanic Students
9,556 Students
190,699 Students
% Hispanic Students
62%
20%
# Black Students
1,460 Students
86,216 Students
% Black Students
9%
9%
# White Students
2,513 Students
571,635 Students
% White Students
16%
60%
# Hawaiian Students
2 Students
812 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
563 Students
34,518 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
309
30,411
# Students in K Grade:
1,166
65,579
# Students in 1st Grade:
1,225
67,670
# Students in 2nd Grade:
1,221
68,165
# Students in 3rd Grade:
1,259
69,969
# Students in 4th Grade:
1,396
72,086
# Students in 5th Grade:
1,233
72,285
# Students in 6th Grade:
1,152
70,804
# Students in 7th Grade:
1,042
70,469
# Students in 8th Grade:
1,081
71,492
# Students in 9th Grade:
1,209
76,601
# Students in 10th Grade:
1,182
73,016
# Students in 11th Grade:
1,024
71,748
# Students in 12th Grade:
1,003
70,028
# Ungraded Students:
15
1,197

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $17,680 in this school district is less than the state median of $21,203. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $16,955 is less than the state median of $19,776. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (MA)
Total Revenue
$274 MM
$29 MM
This chart display total revenue of Lynn  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in MA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$263 MM
$27 MM
This chart display total spending of Lynn  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in MA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$17,680
$21,203
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Lynn  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in MA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$16,955
$19,776
This chart display average spending per public school student in Lynn  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in MA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Lynn School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Lynn Woods
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
31 Trevett Avenue
Lynn, MA 01904
(781) 477-7433
Grades: K-5
| 163 students
Rank: #22.
Edward A Sisson
Math: 58% | Reading: 57%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
58 Conomo Avenue
Lynn, MA 01904
(781) 477-7455
Grades: K-5
| 434 students
Rank: #33.
Capt William G Shoemaker
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
26 Regina Rd
Lynn, MA 01904
(781) 477-7450
Grades: PK-5
| 329 students
Rank: #44.
Aborn
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
(2)
409 Eastern Avenue
Lynn, MA 01902
(781) 477-7320
Grades: K-5
| 253 students
Rank: #55.
Tracy
Math: 48% | Reading: 52%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
35 Walnut Street
Lynn, MA 01905
(781) 477-7466
Grades: 1-5
| 434 students
Rank: #66.
Sewell-anderson
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
25 Ontario Street
Lynn, MA 01905
(781) 477-7444
Grades: K-5
| 310 students
Rank: #77.
A Drewicz Elementary School
Math: 47% | Reading: 48%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
34 Hood Street
Lynn, MA 01905
(781) 477-7350
Grades: K-5
| 492 students
Rank: #88.
Hood
Math: 39% | Reading: 52%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
24 Oakwood Avenue
Lynn, MA 01902
(781) 477-7390
Grades: K-5
| 487 students
Rank: #99.
Pickering Middle School
Math: 47% | Reading: 40%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
(2)
70 Conomo Avenue
Lynn, MA 01904
(781) 477-7440
Grades: 6-8
| 615 students
Rank: #1010.
E J Harrington
Math: 46% | Reading: 40%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
21 Dexter Street
Lynn, MA 01902
(781) 477-7380
Grades: PK-5
| 631 students
Rank: #11 - 1211. - 12.
Lynn Vocational Technical Institute
Vocational School
Math: 43% | Reading: 37%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
80 Neptune Blvd
Lynn, MA 01902
(781) 477-7431
Grades: 6-12
| 1,008 students
Rank: #11 - 1211. - 12.
Wm P Connery
Math: 43% | Reading: 37%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
50 Elm Street
Lynn, MA 01905
(781) 477-7344
Grades: PK-5
| 640 students
Rank: #1313.
Lincoln-thomson
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
115 Gardiner Street
Lynn, MA 01905
(781) 477-7460
Grades: K-5
| 240 students
Rank: #1414.
Julia F Callahan
Math: 44% | Reading: 35%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
200 O'callaghan Way
Lynn, MA 01905
(781) 477-7340
Grades: PK-5
| 457 students
Rank: #1515.
Lynn English High School
Math: 38% | Reading: 39%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
50 Goodridge Street
Lynn, MA 01902
(781) 477-7366
Grades: 9-12
| 1,723 students
Rank: #1616.
Cobbet Elementary School
Math: 38% | Reading: 32%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
40 Franklin Street
Lynn, MA 01902
(781) 477-7341
Grades: K-5
| 639 students
Rank: #1717.
Breed Middle School
Math: 32% | Reading: 39%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
90 Ocallaghan Way
Lynn, MA 01905
(781) 477-7330
Grades: 6-8
| 1,333 students
Rank: #1818.
Brickett Elementary School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
123 Lewis Street
Lynn, MA 01902
(781) 477-7333
Grades: K-5
| 301 students
Rank: #1919.
Classical High School
Math: 35% | Reading: 36%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
235 O Callaghan Way
Lynn, MA 01905
(781) 477-7404
Grades: 9-12
| 1,663 students
Rank: #2020.
Robert L Ford
Math: 32% | Reading: 34%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
49 Hollingsworth St
Lynn, MA 01902
(781) 477-7375
Grades: 1-5
| 492 students
Rank: #2121.
Washington Elementary School
Math: 27% | Reading: 32%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
58 Blossom Street
Lynn, MA 01902
(781) 477-1701
Grades: K-5
| 470 students
Rank: #2222.
Ingalls
Math: 31% | Reading: 26%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1 Collins Street Terrace
Lynn, MA 01902
(781) 477-7400
Grades: K-5
| 654 students
Rank: #2323.
Thurgood Marshall Middle School
Math: 26% | Reading: 28%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
100 Brookline Street
Lynn, MA 01902
(781) 477-7360
Grades: 6-8
| 1,293 students
Rank: #2424.
William R Fallon
Math: 20-29% | Reading: 11-19%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
100 Robinson Street
Lynn, MA 01905
(781) 477-7401
Grades: K-6
| 50 students
Rank: #2525.
Fecteau-leary Junior/senior High School
Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
33 North Common Street
Lynn, MA 01902
(781) 268-3007
Grades: 7-12
| 107 students
90 Commercial Street
Lynn, MA 01905
(781) 477-3301
Grades: PK-5
| 299 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 15,517 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 84%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 75% (Btm 50% in MA)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 38% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 38% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.58

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