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  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 4 public schools managed by Somerset School District serving 1,792 students in Somerset, Massachusetts.
  • Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Massachusetts state average of 39%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is more than the state average of 13:1.

Somerset School District (2018-19)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Somerset Chace Street
    538 Chace Street
    Somerset, MA 02726
    (508)324-3160

    Grades: PK-5 | 404 students
  • Somerset North Elementary School
    580 Whetstone Hill Road
    Somerset, MA 02726
    (508)324-3170

    Grades: K-5 | 506 students
  • Somerset Somerset Middle School
    1141 Brayton Avenue
    Somerset, MA 02726
    (508)324-3140

    Grades: 6-8 | 616 students
  • Somerset South
    700 Read Street
    Somerset, MA 02726
    (508)324-3180

    Grades: K-5 | 266 students

Overview

School District NameSomerset School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students1,792 students
# of Teachers123 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio15:1
# of Male Students905 students
% Male Students
51%
# of Female Students887 students
% Female Students
49%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.14
# of American Indian Students1 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students8 students
% Asian Students
n/a
# of Hispanic Students64 students
% Hispanic Students
4%
# of Black Students22 students
% Black Students
1%
# of White Students1,655 students
% White Students
92%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students42 students
% of Two or more races Students
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:59
# of Students in Kindergarten:192
# of Students in 1st Grade:156
# of Students in 2nd Grade:162
# of Students in 3rd Grade:210
# of Students in 4th Grade:197
# of Students in 5th Grade:200
# of Students in 6th Grade:203
# of Students in 7th Grade:197
# of Students in 8th Grade:216
# of Students in 9th Grade: -
# of Students in 10th Grade: -
# of Students in 11th Grade: -
# of Students in 12th Grade: -
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Somerset 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 stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (MA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
53%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Somerset 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)
47%
54%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Somerset 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
(10-11)
97%
83%

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $20,124 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 $20,502 is higher 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$37 MM$28 MM
This chart display total revenue of Somerset School District and average revenue for each school distric in MA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$38 MM$26 MM
This chart display total spending of Somerset School District and average spending for each school distric in MA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$20,124$20,877
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Somerset School District and average revenue per public school student in MA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$20,502$19,785
This chart display average spending per public school student in Somerset 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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Did You Know?
Somerset School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.14, which is lower than the Massachusetts average of 0.58. The most diverse school in the district is South. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Massachusetts or national school diversity statistics.