Southborough School District
- For the 2020-21 school year, there are 4 public schools in Southborough School District, serving 1,320 students. Southborough School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Massachusetts.
- Public schools in Southborough School District have an average math proficiency score of 82% (versus the Massachusetts public school average of 52%), and reading proficiency score of 75% (versus the 57% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 9/10, which is in the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts.
- Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the Massachusetts public school average of 40% (majority Hispanic).
- The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is more than the Massachusetts public school average of 13:1.
|School District Name||Southborough School District|
|School District Website||http://www.nsboro.k12.ma.us|
|School District Phone Number||(508) 486-5115|
|School District Grades Offered||PK - 08|
|2017-2018 School Year Data||This School District||This State (MA)|
|# of Schools||4 Schools||1,854 Schools|
|# of Students||1,320 Students||953,660 Students|
|# of Teachers||94 Teachers||73,118 Teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||14:1||13:1|
- Southborough School District, which is ranked within the top 20% of all 403 school districts in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
|Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data||This School District||State Average (MA)|
|Overall Testing Rank||#24 out of 403 school districts|
|Math Test Scores (% Proficient)|
|Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)|
Students by Ethnicity:
|# of American Indian Students||2 Students||2,100 Students|
|% American Indian Students||n/a||n/a|
|# of Asian Students||236 Students||65,565 Students|
|% Asian Students|
|# of Hispanic Students||70 Students||191,095 Students|
|% Hispanic Students|
|# of Black Students||10 Students||86,283 Students|
|% Black Students|
|# of White Students||931 Students||573,115 Students|
|% White Students|
|# of Hawaiian Students||2 Students||812 Students|
|% of Hawaiian Students||n/a||n/a|
|# of Two or more races Students||69 Students||34,581 Students|
|% of Two or more races Students|
Students by Grade:
|# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:||86||30,418|
|# of Students in Kindergarten:||130||65,872|
|# of Students in 1st Grade:||120||68,019|
|# of Students in 2nd Grade:||138||68,249|
|# of Students in 3rd Grade:||128||70,066|
|# of Students in 4th Grade:||121||72,164|
|# of Students in 5th Grade:||137||72,391|
|# of Students in 6th Grade:||159||71,172|
|# of Students in 7th Grade:||145||70,843|
|# of Students in 8th Grade:||156||71,876|
|# 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 $22,425 is higher than the state median of $20,340. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
- The school district's spending/student of $20,145 is higher than the state median of $18,839. The school district spending/student has grown by 5% over four school years.
|Definition of Terms 2016-2017||This School District||This State (MA)|
|Total Revenue||$30 MM||$28 MM|
|Spending||$27 MM||$26 MM|
|Revenue / Student||$22,425||$20,340|
|Revenue / Student||$20,145||$18,839|
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