Provincetown School District

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  • For the 2020-21 school year, there is 1 public school in Provincetown School District, serving 120 students. Provincetown School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Massachusetts.
  • Public school in Provincetown School District have an average math proficiency score of 42% (versus the Massachusetts public school average of 52%), and reading proficiency score of 57% (versus the 57% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Massachusetts.
  • The top ranked public school in Provincetown School District is Provincetown Schools. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Massachusetts public school average of 40% (majority Hispanic).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 is less than the Massachusetts public school average of 13:1.

Overview

School District NameProvincetown School District
School District Websitehttp://www.provincetownschools.com
School District Phone Number(508) 487-5000
School District Grades OfferedPK - 08
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (MA)
# of Schools1 School1,854 Schools
# of Students120 Students953,660 Students
# of Teachers19 Teachers73,118 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio6:113:1

District Comparison

  • Provincetown School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 403 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 50% has decreased from 80% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (MA)
Overall Testing Rank#319 out of 403 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Provincetown  School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
52%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Provincetown  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)40-44%
56%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Provincetown  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 (12-13)≥50%
85%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Provincetown  School District and public school graduation rate of MA by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.640.59
# of American Indian Studentsn/a2,100 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Studentsn/a65,565 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
7%
# of Hispanic Students18 Students191,095 Students
% Hispanic Students
15%
20%
# of Black Students31 Students86,283 Students
% Black Students
26%
9%
# of White Students62 Students573,115 Students
% White Students
52%
60%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a812 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students9 Students34,581 Students
% of Two or more races Students
7%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:1830,418
# of Students in Kindergarten:765,872
# of Students in 1st Grade:1268,019
# of Students in 2nd Grade:1568,249
# of Students in 3rd Grade:1270,066
# of Students in 4th Grade:1872,164
# of Students in 5th Grade:872,391
# of Students in 6th Grade:1071,172
# of Students in 7th Grade:1070,843
# of Students in 8th Grade:1071,876
# of Students in 9th Grade: - 76,601
# of Students in 10th Grade: - 73,016
# of Students in 11th Grade: - 71,748
# of Students in 12th Grade: - 70,028
# of Ungraded Students: - 1,197

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $56,467 is higher than the state median of $20,340. The school district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $51,233 is higher than the state median of $18,839. The school district spending/student has grown by 8% over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (MA)
Total Revenue$7 MM$28 MM
This chart display total revenue of Provincetown  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$6 MM$26 MM
This chart display total spending of Provincetown  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$56,467$20,340
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Provincetown  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$51,233$18,839
This chart display average spending per public school student in Provincetown  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.

Provincetown School District Public Schools (2020-21)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Provincetown Schools Math: 40-44% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank:
    5/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    12 Winslow Street
    Provincetown, MA 02657
    (508) 487-5000

    Grades: PK-8 | 120 students
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