Roger L. Putnam Vocational Technical Academy

5.00 5 1 (1 review)
Tel: (413)787-7424
  • Roger L. Putnam Vocational Technical Academy serves 1,357 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the MA average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 36%.
  • Roger L. Putnam Vocational Technical Academy operates within the Springfield School District.
  • Springfield School District's 49% graduation rate is lower than the MA state average of 85%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1357 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 127 teachers has declined by 13% over five years.
School Type Vocational school
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,357 students
Roger L. Putnam Vocational Technical Academy Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Roger L. Putnam Vocational Technical Academy Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 127 teachers
Roger L. Putnam Vocational Technical Academy Total Teachers (2005-2015)
Students by Grade Roger L. Putnam Vocational Technical Academy Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has increased from 9:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.55 is more than the state average of 0.34. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1 14:1
Roger L. Putnam Vocational Technical Academy Student Teacher Ratio (2004-2015)
Asian
1%
6%
Roger L. Putnam Vocational Technical Academy Asian Students (1991-2015)
Hispanic
63%
18%
Roger L. Putnam Vocational Technical Academy Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
22%
9%
Roger L. Putnam Vocational Technical Academy Black Students (1988-2015)
White
11%
64%
Roger L. Putnam Vocational Technical Academy White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Roger L. Putnam Vocational Technical Academy Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Roger L. Putnam Vocational Technical Academy Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Roger L. Putnam Vocational Technical Academy All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown MA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.55 0.34
Roger L. Putnam Vocational Technical Academy Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
68%
36%
Roger L. Putnam Vocational Technical Academy Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
7%
4%
Roger L. Putnam Vocational Technical Academy Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Springfield School District's student population of 24,725 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 49% has decreased from 88% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $20,418 is higher than the state average of $18,534. The district revenue/student has grown by 15% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $19,568 is higher than the state average of $18,197. The district spending/student has grown by 5% over four years.
School District Name Springfield School District
Number of Schools
Managed
53
3
Number of Students Managed 24,725 1,368
Springfield School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 49% 85%
Springfield School District Graduation Rate (1992-2010)
District Total Revenue $527 MM $25 MM
Springfield School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $505 MM $25 MM
Springfield School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $20,418 $18,534
Springfield School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $19,568 $18,197
Springfield School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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School Reviews

5  10/31/2015
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