Shrewsbury School District

100 Maple Avenue
Shrewsbury, MA 01545
(District boundaries shown in map)
10/
10
Top 10%

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Overall Rank
Highest overall rank (Top 10%)
Math Proficiency
Highest math proficiency (Top 10%)
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 20%)
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 10%)
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 9 public schools serving 5,885 students in Shrewsbury School District. This district's average testing ranking is 10/10, which is in the top 10% of public schools in Massachusetts.
Public Schools in Shrewsbury School District have an average math proficiency score of 62% (versus the Massachusetts public school average of 37%), and reading proficiency score of 69% (versus the 49% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Asian), which is more than the Massachusetts public school average of 44% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
This State (MA)
# Schools
9 Schools
1,847 Schools
# Students
5,885 Students
911,529 Students
# Teachers
432 Teachers
76,212 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1

District Rank

Shrewsbury School District, which is ranked within the top 10% 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 97% has increased from 95% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (MA)
#37 out of 395 school districts
(Top 10%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Shrewsbury  School District, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
62%
37%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Shrewsbury  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.
68%
49%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Shrewsbury  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.
97%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Shrewsbury  School District and public school graduation rate of MA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.65
0.63
# American Indian Students
38 Students
2,055 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
n/a
# Asian Students
1,976 Students
65,787 Students
% Asian Students
34%
7%
# Hispanic Students
558 Students
210,601 Students
% Hispanic Students
9%
23%
# Black Students
201 Students
84,956 Students
% Black Students
3%
10%
# White Students
2,838 Students
507,258 Students
% White Students
48%
56%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
788 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
273 Students
39,090 Students
% of Two or more races Students
5%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
164
27,714
# Students in K Grade:
343
62,374
# Students in 1st Grade:
339
62,602
# Students in 2nd Grade:
417
64,073
# Students in 3rd Grade:
429
65,481
# Students in 4th Grade:
427
65,789
# Students in 5th Grade:
483
66,972
# Students in 6th Grade:
469
67,110
# Students in 7th Grade:
481
69,038
# Students in 8th Grade:
498
71,463
# Students in 9th Grade:
459
75,727
# Students in 10th Grade:
450
71,088
# Students in 11th Grade:
464
69,758
# Students in 12th Grade:
461
70,661
# Ungraded Students:
1
1,679

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $22,272 in this school district is less than the state median of $23,971. The school district revenue/student has grown by 14% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $24,990 is higher than the state median of $24,732. The school district spending/student has grown by 22% over four school years.
This School District
This State (MA)
Total Revenue
$131 MM
$21,850 MM
This chart display total revenue of Shrewsbury  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
$147 MM
$22,544 MM
This chart display total spending of Shrewsbury  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
$22,272
$23,971
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Shrewsbury  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
$24,990
$24,732
This chart display average spending per public school student in Shrewsbury  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 Shrewsbury School District Public Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #1 - 21. - 2.
Shrewsbury Sr High School
(Math: 77% | Reading: 84%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
64 Holden Street
Shrewsbury, MA 01545
(508) 841-8800
Grades: 9-12
| 1,835 students
Rank: #1 - 21. - 2.
Spring Street
(Math: 70-74% | Reading: 85-89%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
123 Spring Street
Shrewsbury, MA 01545
(508) 841-8700
Grades: K-4
| 297 students
Rank: #33.
Floral Street School
(Math: 68% | Reading: 72%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
57 Floral Street
Shrewsbury, MA 01545
(508) 841-8720
Grades: K-4
| 508 students
Rank: #44.
Walter J Paton
(Math: 55-59% | Reading: 70-74%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
58 Grafton Street
Shrewsbury, MA 01545
(508) 841-8626
Grades: K-4
| 312 students
Rank: #55.
Calvin Coolidge
(Math: 52% | Reading: 67%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1 Florence Street
Shrewsbury, MA 01545
(508) 841-8880
Grades: K-4
| 255 students
Rank: #66.
Sherwood Middle School
(Math: 56% | Reading: 64%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
28 Sherwood Avenue
Shrewsbury, MA 01545
(508) 841-8670
Grades: 5-6
| 952 students
Rank: #77.
Oak Middle School
(Math: 61% | Reading: 61%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
45 Oak Street
Shrewsbury, MA 01545
(508) 841-1200
Grades: 7-8
| 979 students
Rank: n/an/a
Beal School
1 Maple Avenue
Shrewsbury, MA 01545
(508) 841-8860
Grades: K-4
| 583 students
Rank: n/an/a
Parker Road Preschool
15 Parker Road
Shrewsbury, MA 01545
(508) 841-8646
Grades: PK
| 164 students

Frequently Asked Questions

How many schools belong to Shrewsbury School District?
Shrewsbury School District manages 9 public schools serving 5,885 students.
What is the rank of Shrewsbury School District?
Shrewsbury School District is ranked #37 out of 395 school districts in Massachusetts (top 10%) based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data for the 2020-2021 school year. This district ranks in the top 20% of Massachusetts school districts for: Highest overall rank (Top 10%), Highest math proficiency (Top 10%), Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 20%), Highest graduation rate (Top 10%), Most diverse schools (Top 1%) and Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
What is the racial composition of students in Shrewsbury School District?
48% of Shrewsbury School District students are White, 34% of students are Asian, 9% of students are Hispanic, 5% of students are Two or more races, 3% of students are Black, and 1% of students are American Indian.
What is the student/teacher ratio of Shrewsbury School District?
Shrewsbury School District has a student/teacher ratio of 14:1, which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 12:1.
What is Shrewsbury School District's spending/student ratio?
The school district's spending/student of $24,990 is higher than the state median of $24,732. The school district spending/student has grown by 22% over four school years.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 9 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 5,885 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 52%
  • : 97% (Top 10% in MA)
  • : Top 10%
  • : 62% (Top 10%)
  • : 68% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

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