Provincetown Schools

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12 Winslow Street
Provincetown, MA 02657
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Provincetown Schools serves 120 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is approximately equal to the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Provincetown Schools placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

Provincetown Schools places among the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts for:

School Overview

Provincetown Schools's student population of 120 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students120 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

Provincetown Schools is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,666 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Provincetown Schools is 0.64, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Overall Testing Rank
#969 out of 1666 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
56%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Provincetown Schools and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio6:113:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
15%
20%
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Black
26%
9%
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White
52%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.640.59
This chart display the diversity score of Provincetown Schools and the public school average diversity score of Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
34%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Provincetown Schools and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Provincetown Schools and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameProvincetown School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Provincetown Schools is Nauset Regional High School (17.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Cape Cod Lighthouse Charter School (21.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Truro Central (6.5 miles away)
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