Provincetown Schools

12 Winslow Street
Provincetown, MA 02657
(School attendance zone shown in map)
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 141 students in grades Prekindergarten-8, Provincetown Schools ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15-19% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 37%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-44% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 49%).
The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 44% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 141 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 6:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 48%
  • : Bottom 50% in MA
  • : 15-19% (Btm 50%)
  • : 40-44% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Provincetown Schools's student population of 141 students has grown by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has grown by 38% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
141 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
25 teachers
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School Rankings

Provincetown Schools ranks within the bottom 50% of all 1,644 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Provincetown Schools is 0.66, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (MA)
#1198 out of 1644 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Provincetown Schools, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
15-19%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Provincetown Schools and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
40-44%
49%
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 2020-21 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
6:1
12:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Provincetown Schools and the public school average student teacher ratio of Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
American Indian
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Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
17%
23%
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Black
20%
10%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Provincetown Schools and the percentage of Black public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
52%
56%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Provincetown Schools and the percentage of White public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
11%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
0.66
This chart display the diversity score of Provincetown Schools and the public school average diversity score of Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
29%
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 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
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 2021-22 school year data.
School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Provincetown Schools's ranking?
Provincetown Schools is ranked #1198 out of 1,644 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Massachusetts.
What schools are Provincetown Schools often compared to?
Provincetown Schoolsis often viewed alongside schools like Wellfleet Elementary School, Orleans Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
15-19% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% MA state average), while 40-44% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% MA state average).
How many students attend Provincetown Schools?
141 students attend Provincetown Schools.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
52% of Provincetown Schools students are White, 20% of students are Black, 17% of students are Hispanic, and 11% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Provincetown Schools?
Provincetown Schools has a student ration of 6:1, which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 12:1.
What grades does Provincetown Schools offer ?
Provincetown Schools offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-8 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Provincetown Schools part of?
Provincetown Schools is part of Provincetown School District.

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5   2/11/2020
This school is amazing.
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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 141 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 6:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 48%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 15-19% (Btm 50%)
  • : 40-44% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

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