New Bedford Public Schools

Source & Methodology

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Due to Covid-19, standardized testing did not take place during the 2019-2020 academic school year. Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2019 (latest available). Updated annually.
  • All data updated June 2021

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New Bedford School District Details

New Bedford School District
455 County Street
New Bedford, MA 02740

12,880 Students enrolled in District

25 Schools in District

13 Students Per Classroom (State average is 13)

New Bedford School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Massachusetts

(10 is best)

Better than of MA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
33%
51%
34%
53%
31%
50%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
Abraham Lincoln School
445 Ashley Blvd
New Bedford, MA, 02745
KG-05
Alfred J Gomes School
286 S Second Street
New Bedford, MA, 02740
KG-05
Betsey B Winslow School
561 Allen Street
New Bedford, MA, 02740
KG-05
Carlos Pacheco School
261 Mt Pleasant Stre
New Bedford, MA, 02746
KG-05
Casimir Pulaski School
1097 Braley Rd
New Bedford, MA, 02745
PK-05
Charles S Ashley School
122 Rochambeau Street
New Bedford, MA, 02745
KG-05
Elizabeth Carter Brooks School
212 Nemasket Street
New Bedford, MA, 02740
KG-05
Ellen R Hathaway School
256 Court Street
New Bedford, MA, 02740
PK-05
Elwyn G Campbell School
145 Essex Street
New Bedford, MA, 02745
PK-05
Hayden/mcfadden School
361 Cedar Grove
New Bedford, MA, 02746
PK-05
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School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 41.2% 60.3%
Black 14.1% 9.5%
Hispanic 43.2% 22.4%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.9% 7.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.5% 0.3%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,869 $111,983,000 48.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,419 $17,911,000 7.8%
Staff $613 $7,739,000 3.4%
General Administration $84 $1,066,000 0.5%
School Administration $665 $8,401,000 3.7%
Operation $1,155 $14,581,000 6.3%
Transportation $736 $9,296,000 4.0%
Other $379 $4,781,000 2.1%
Total Support $5,051 $63,775,000 27.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $4,284 $54,096,000 23.5%
Total Expenditures $18,205 $229,854,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $10,619 $10,073,171,000 52.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,333 $1,264,777,000 6.6%
Staff $904 $857,898,000 4.5%
General Administration $199 $188,621,000 1.0%
School Administration $739 $701,244,000 3.7%
Operation $1,464 $1,388,867,000 7.3%
Transportation $854 $810,163,000 4.2%
Other $438 $415,688,000 2.2%
Total Support $5,932 $5,627,258,000 29.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,598 $3,412,797,000 17.9%
Total Expenditures $20,149 $19,113,226,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%