Manchester Essex Regional School District

36 Lincoln Street
Manchester, MA 01944
(District boundaries shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Overall Rank
Highest overall rank (Top 20%)
Math Proficiency
Highest math proficiency (Top 20%)
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 20%)
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 20%)
Student Attention
Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 1%)
For the 2023 school year, there are 4 public schools serving 1,264 students in Manchester Essex Regional School District. This district's average testing ranking is 9/10, which is in the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts.
Public Schools in Manchester Essex Regional School District have an average math proficiency score of 66% (versus the Massachusetts public school average of 51%), and reading proficiency score of 72% (versus the 54% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the Massachusetts public school average of 43% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (MA)
# Schools
4 Schools
1,845 Schools
# Students
1,264 Students
911,465 Students
# Teachers
130 Teachers
74,040 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
10:1

District Rank

Manchester Essex Regional School District, which is ranked within the top 20% 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 95% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (MA)
Overall District Rank
#69 out of 404 school districts
(Top 20%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Manchester Essex Regional  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Manchester Essex Regional  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)
71%
54%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Manchester Essex Regional  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
≥95%
88%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Manchester Essex Regional  School District and public school graduation rate of MA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.07
0.62
# American Indian Students
n/a
2,040 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
14 Students
66,043 Students
% Asian Students
1%
7%
# Hispanic Students
16 Students
203,337 Students
% Hispanic Students
1%
22%
# Black Students
5 Students
85,126 Students
% Black Students
n/a
10%
# White Students
1,221 Students
516,267 Students
% White Students
97%
57%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
795 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
7 Students
37,379 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
12
21,176
# Students in K Grade:
56
57,531
# Students in 1st Grade:
78
63,797
# Students in 2nd Grade:
72
65,329
# Students in 3rd Grade:
84
65,809
# Students in 4th Grade:
86
67,009
# Students in 5th Grade:
74
67,520
# Students in 6th Grade:
102
69,383
# Students in 7th Grade:
113
71,643
# Students in 8th Grade:
128
72,334
# Students in 9th Grade:
96
73,353
# Students in 10th Grade:
117
72,925
# Students in 11th Grade:
123
71,581
# Students in 12th Grade:
123
70,499
# Ungraded Students:
-
1,576

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $24,912 is higher than the state median of $22,177. The school district revenue/student has grown by 9% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $22,941 is higher than the state median of $20,474. The school district spending/student has grown by 9% over four school years.
This School District
This State (MA)
Total Revenue (19-20)
$32 MM
$30 MM
This chart display total revenue of Manchester Essex Regional  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in MA by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Spending (19-20)
$29 MM
$28 MM
This chart display total spending of Manchester Essex Regional  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in MA by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$24,912
$22,177
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Manchester Essex Regional  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
$22,941
$20,474
This chart display average spending per public school student in Manchester Essex Regional  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 Manchester Essex Regional School District Public Schools (2023)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Manchester Essex Regional High School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
36 Lincoln Street
Manchester, MA 01944
(978) 526-4412
Grades: 9-12
| 459 students
Rank: #22.
Manchester Memorial Elementary School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
43 Lincoln Street
Manchester, MA 01944
(978) 526-1908
Grades: PK-5
| 273 students
Rank: #33.
Essex Elementary School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
12 Story Street
Essex, MA 01929
(978) 768-7324
Grades: K-5
| 189 students
Rank: #44.
Manchester Essex Regional Middle School
Math: 60% | Reading: 66%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
36 Lincoln Street
Manchester, MA 01944
(978) 526-2022
Grades: 6-8
| 343 students

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • District size: 4 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 1,264 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 3%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥95% (Top 20% in MA)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 66% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 71% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

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