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  • For the 2021 school year, there is 1 public high school in Marshfield School District, serving 1,346 students. Public high school in Marshfield School District have an average math proficiency score of 89% (versus the Massachusetts public high school average of 68%), and reading proficiency score of 98% (versus the 78% statewide average). This district's average high testing ranking is 9/10, which is in the top 20% of public high schools in Massachusetts.
  • The top ranked public high school in Marshfield School District is Marshfield High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • public high school in Marshfield School District have a Graduation Rate of 98%, which is more than the Massachusetts average of 88%.
  • The school with highest graduation rate is Marshfield High School, with 98% graduation rate. Read more about public school graduation rate statistics in Massachusetts or national school graduation rate statistics.
  • Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Massachusetts public high school average of 39% (majority Hispanic).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the Massachusetts public high school average of 12:1.

Overview

School District NameMarshfield School District
School District Websitehttp://www.mpsd.org
School District Phone Number(781) 834-5000
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (MA)
# of Schools1 School406 Schools
# of Students1,346 Students326,760 Students
# of Teachers108 Teachers26,254 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio12:112:1

District Comparison

  • Marshfield School District, which is ranked within the top 20% of all 302 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 97% has increased from 91% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (MA)
Overall Testing Rank#92 out of 403 school districts
(Top 30%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Marshfield  School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
52%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Marshfield  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)
68%
56%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Marshfield  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
97%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Marshfield  School District and public school graduation rate of MA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.110.58
# of American Indian Students3 Students742 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students16 Students20,776 Students
% Asian Students
1%
6%
# of Hispanic Students38 Students61,310 Students
% Hispanic Students
3%
19%
# of Black Students10 Students34,827 Students
% Black Students
1%
11%
# of White Students1,269 Students199,128 Students
% White Students
94%
61%
# of Hawaiian Students1 Student303 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students9 Students9,587 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
3%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - 1,150
# of Students in Kindergarten: - 1,430
# of Students in 1st Grade: - 1,407
# of Students in 2nd Grade: - 1,478
# of Students in 3rd Grade: - 1,440
# of Students in 4th Grade: - 1,453
# of Students in 5th Grade: - 2,406
# of Students in 6th Grade: - 4,762
# of Students in 7th Grade: - 8,229
# of Students in 8th Grade: - 10,536
# of Students in 9th Grade:32076,601
# of Students in 10th Grade:34473,016
# of Students in 11th Grade:33871,748
# of Students in 12th Grade:34470,028
# of Ungraded Students: - 1,076

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $16,648 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 $15,585 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$70 MM$28 MM
This chart display total revenue of Marshfield  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$65 MM$26 MM
This chart display total spending of Marshfield  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$16,648$20,340
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Marshfield  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$15,585$18,839
This chart display average spending per public school student in Marshfield  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.

Marshfield School District Public High Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Marshfield High School Math: 89% | Reading: 98%
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    167 Forest Street
    Marshfield, MA 02050
    (781) 834-5050

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,346 student
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