Newburyport School District

70 Low Street
Newburyport, MA 01950
(District boundaries shown in map)
8/
10
Top 30%
For the 2024 school year, there are 4 public schools serving 2,150 students in Newburyport School District. This district's average testing ranking is 8/10, which is in the top 30% of public schools in Massachusetts.
Public Schools in Newburyport School District have an average math proficiency score of 50% (versus the Massachusetts public school average of 37%), and reading proficiency score of 65% (versus the 49% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Massachusetts public school average of 44% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
This State (MA)
# Schools
4 Schools
1,847 Schools
# Students
2,150 Students
911,529 Students
# Teachers
202 Teachers
76,212 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
11:1

District Rank

Newburyport School District, which is ranked within the top 30% of all 395 school districts in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-2021 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 93% has decreased from 95% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (MA)
#90 out of 395 school districts
(Top 30%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Newburyport  School District, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
49%
37%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Newburyport  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 2020-21 school year data.
64%
49%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Newburyport  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 2020-21 school year data.
93%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Newburyport  School District and public school graduation rate of MA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.18
0.63
# American Indian Students
1 Student
2,055 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
31 Students
65,787 Students
% Asian Students
1%
7%
# Hispanic Students
102 Students
210,601 Students
% Hispanic Students
5%
23%
# Black Students
19 Students
84,956 Students
% Black Students
1%
10%
# White Students
1,943 Students
507,258 Students
% White Students
90%
56%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
788 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
53 Students
39,090 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
64
27,714
# Students in K Grade:
115
62,374
# Students in 1st Grade:
130
62,602
# Students in 2nd Grade:
154
64,073
# Students in 3rd Grade:
142
65,481
# Students in 4th Grade:
135
65,789
# Students in 5th Grade:
146
66,972
# Students in 6th Grade:
145
67,110
# Students in 7th Grade:
163
69,038
# Students in 8th Grade:
172
71,463
# Students in 9th Grade:
189
75,727
# Students in 10th Grade:
204
71,088
# Students in 11th Grade:
211
69,758
# Students in 12th Grade:
175
70,661
# Ungraded Students:
5
1,679

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $23,700 in this school district is less than the state median of $23,971. The school district revenue/student has grown by 8% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $24,440 is less than the state median of $24,732. The school district spending/student has grown by 10% over four school years.
This School District
This State (MA)
Total Revenue
$51 MM
$21,850 MM
This chart display total revenue of Newburyport  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in MA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending
$53 MM
$22,544 MM
This chart display total spending of Newburyport  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in MA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$23,700
$23,971
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Newburyport  School District and average revenue per public school student of all school districts in MA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student
$24,440
$24,732
This chart display average spending per public school student in Newburyport  School District and average spending per public school student of all school districts in MA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best Newburyport School District Public Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Newburyport High School
(Math: 75-79% | Reading: 85-89%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
241 High Street
Newburyport, MA 01950
(978) 465-4440
Grades: 9-12
| 784 students
Rank: #22.
Francis T Bresnahan Elementary School
(Math: 50-54% | Reading: 75-79%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
333 High Street
Newburyport, MA 01950
(978) 465-4431
Grades: PK-3
| 605 students
Rank: #33.
Edward G. Molin Elementary School
(Math: 40% | Reading: 61%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
70 Low Street
Newburyport, MA 01950
(978) 463-8212
Grades: 4-5
| 281 students
Rank: #44.
Rupert A Nock Middle School
(Math: 44% | Reading: 55%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
70 Low Street
Newburyport, MA 01950
(978) 465-4447
Grades: 6-8
| 480 students

Frequently Asked Questions

How many schools belong to Newburyport School District?
Newburyport School District manages 4 public schools serving 2,150 students.
What is the rank of Newburyport School District?
Newburyport School District is ranked #87 out of 395 school districts in Massachusetts (top 30%) based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data for the 2020-2021 school year.
What is the racial composition of students in Newburyport School District?
90% of Newburyport School District students are White, 5% of students are Hispanic, 3% of students are Two or more races, 1% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student/teacher ratio of Newburyport School District?
Newburyport School District has a student/teacher ratio of 11:1, which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 12:1.
What is Newburyport School District's spending/student ratio?
The school district's spending/student of $24,440 is less than the state median of $24,732. The school district spending/student has grown by 10% over four school years.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 4 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 2,150 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 10%
  • : 93% (Top 50% in MA)
  • : Top 30%
  • : 49% (Top 30%)
  • : 64% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

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