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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 6 public schools managed by Northampton School District serving 2,675 students in Northampton, Massachusetts.
  • Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Massachusetts state average of 39%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is less than the state average of 13:1.

Northampton School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Northampton Bridge Street
    2 Parsons Street
    Northampton, MA 01060
    (413)587-1460

    Grades: PK-5 | 266 students
  • Northampton Jackson Street
    120 Jackson Street
    Northampton, MA 01060
    (413)587-1510

    Grades: K-5 | 330 students
  • Florence John F Kennedy Middle School
    100 Bridge Rd
    Florence, MA 01062
    (413)587-1489

    Grades: 6-8 | 638 students
  • Leeds Leeds
    20 Florence Street
    Leeds, MA 01053
    (413)587-1531

    Grades: PK-5 | 339 students
  • Northampton Northampton High School
    380 Elm Street
    Northampton, MA 01060
    (413)587-1346

    Grades: 9-12 | 874 students
  • Florence R. K. Finn Ryan Road
    498 Ryan Road
    Florence, MA 01062
    (413)587-1550

    Grades: K-5 | 228 students

Overview

School District NameNorthampton School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students2,675 students
# of Teachers225 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio12:1
# of Male Students1,242 students
% Male Students
46%
# of Female Students1,433 students
% Female Students
54%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.48
# of American Indian Students6 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students113 students
% Asian Students
4%
# of Hispanic Students450 students
% Hispanic Students
17%
# of Black Students74 students
% Black Students
3%
# of White Students1,868 students
% White Students
70%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students164 students
% of Two or more races Students
6%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:67
# of Students in Kindergarten:185
# of Students in 1st Grade:163
# of Students in 2nd Grade:187
# of Students in 3rd Grade:188
# of Students in 4th Grade:197
# of Students in 5th Grade:176
# of Students in 6th Grade:210
# of Students in 7th Grade:220
# of Students in 8th Grade:208
# of Students in 9th Grade:227
# of Students in 10th Grade:213
# of Students in 11th Grade:213
# of Students in 12th Grade:219
# of Ungraded Students:2

District Comparison

  • Northampton School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 397 school districts in Massachusetts (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 97% has increased from 86% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (MA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
53%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Northampton 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
54%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Northampton 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 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
97%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Northampton School District and public school graduation rate of MA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $15,667 in this school district is less than the state average of $20,877. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $14,651 is less than the state average of $19,785. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (MA)
Total Revenue$43 MM$28 MM
This chart display total revenue of Northampton School District and average revenue for each school distric in MA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$40 MM$26 MM
This chart display total spending of Northampton School District and average spending for each school distric in MA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$15,667$20,877
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Northampton School District and average revenue per public school student in MA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$14,651$19,785
This chart display average spending per public school student in Northampton School District and average spending per public school student in MA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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Northampton School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.48, which is higher than the Massachusetts average of 0.35. The most diverse school in the district is Jackson Street. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Massachusetts or national school diversity statistics.