Lawrence School District

  • 255 ESSEX ST
  • LAWRENCE, MA 01840
  • (978) 975-5900
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District Overview

 DistrictState Average
Graduation Rate39.3%81.5%
Dropout Rate12.9%3.4%
Per Pupil Spending$14,909$13,921
Students Per Teacher13.413.6
Number of Schools28-
Number of Students12,221-
Number of (FTE) Teachers914-

Student Enrollment (2009-2010)

  Students Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Student Enrollment12,22113.4
Student Enrollment By Grade
  Students
Prekindergarten Students390
Kindergarten Students913
1st Grade Students951
2nd Grade Students975
3rd Grade Students962
4th Grade Students966
5th Grade Students935
6th Grade Students913
7th Grade Students937
8th Grade Students1,021
9th Grade Students1,220
10th Grade Students762
11th Grade Students690
12th Grade Students625
Ungraded Students12
Student Enrollment By Race
  Students
American Indian or Alaska Native8
Asian or Pacific Islander293
Hispanic10,981
Black (Non-Hispanic)228
White (Non-Hispanic)755
Student Enrollment By Gender
  Students
Male6,480
Female5,804

Faculty and Staff (2009-2010)

Teachers Per Grade Level
    Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Full Time Equivalent (FTE) Teachers91413.4
Prekindergarten Teachers11-
Kindergarten Teachers44-
Elementary Teachers619-
Secondary Teachers241-
Teachers of Ungraded Classes--
Instructional Faculty
   
Instructional Aides263
Instructional Coordinators and Supervisors4
Guidance Counselors & Directors
   
Total Guidance Counselors & Directors39
Elementary23
Secondary16
Other-
Librarians & Staff
   
Librarians2
Library Support Staff1
Administrators
   
Total Administrators & Support Staff306
Local Education Agency (LEA) Administrators8
LEA Administrative Support Staff45
School Administrators63
School Administrative Support Staff38
Student Support Services40
Other Support Services Staff112

District Financial Details (2008)

Revenues For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Revenues$236,652,000-
Total Local Revenues$39,393,00016.6%
Parent Government Contributions$32,972,00013.9%
Tuition Fees from Pupils and Parents$34,0000.01%
School Lunch$2,811,0001.2%
District Activity Receipts$9,0000.00%
Private Contributions$291,0000.1%
Miscellaneous$3,276,0001.4%
Total State Revenues$178,975,00075.6%
General Formula Assistance$128,508,00054.3%
Capital Outlay and Debt Services Programs$24,991,00010.6%
Transportation Programs$2,226,0000.9%
Other Programs$2,865,0001.2%
Non-Specified$1,386,0000.6%
State Revenues on Behalf - Employee Benefits$18,999,0008.0%
Total Federal Revenues$18,284,0007.7%
Through State - Title I$8,955,0003.8%
Through State - Children With Disabilities (IDEA)$3,369,0001.4%
Through State - Child Nutrition Act$2,671,0001.1%
Through State - Other$3,174,0001.3%
Direct - Other$115,0000.05%
Expenditures For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Current Expenditures$183,401,000-
Total Instruction Expenditures$119,365,00065.1%
Total Support Services Expenditures$57,294,00031.2%
Student Support$11,949,0005.0%
Instructional Staff Support$12,651,0005.3%
General Administration Support$1,476,0000.6%
School Administration Support$8,844,0003.7%
Operation and Maintenance Support$14,105,0006.0%
Student Transportation Support$5,089,0002.2%
Other Support Services$3,180,0001.3%
Total Other Expenditures$6,742,0003.7%
Food Services$6,742,0002.8%

Graduation and Dropout Details (2007-08)

Graduation Information
Overall Graduation Rate 39.3%
Total Diploma Count 372
Other High School Completion Certificate (OHC) Recipients 18
Dropout Information
  Dropouts Dropout Rate
Total Grades 9-1241912.9%

Map and Listings of Schools Within Lawrence School District

Schools Summary:
  • Schools: 28
  • Students: 12,221
  • Full-Time Equivalent Teachers: 914
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ALEXANDER B BRUCE SCHOOL
135 Butler St
Lawrence, MA
Public | 2-8
545 13.3

4.5 out of 5
3 Reviews
ARLINGTON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
150 Arlington St
Lawrence, MA
Public | KG-4
481 13.4

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ARLINGTON MIDDLE SCHOOL
150 Arlington St
Lawrence, MA
Public | 5-8
479 13.0

5 out of 5
1 Review
BUSINESS MANAGEMENT & FINANCE HIGH SCHOOL
7071 North Parish Rd
Lawrence, MA
Public | 9-12
459 14.8

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EDWARD F. PARTHUM SCHOOL
255 East Haverhill St
Lawrence, MA
Public | KG-4
552 13.1

5 out of 5
2 Reviews
EMILY G WETHERBEE SCHOOL
75 Newton St
Lawrence, MA
Public | KG-8
635 14.9

5 out of 5
2 Reviews
FRANCIS M LEAHY SCHOOL
100 Erving Ave
Lawrence, MA
Public | KG-5
508 12.7

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FROST MIDDLE SCHOOL
33 Hamlet St
Lawrence, MA
Public | 5-8
428 13.8

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GERARD A. GUILMETTE SCHOOL
80 Bodwell St
Lawrence, MA
Public | 1-4
541 13.5

5 out of 5
5 Reviews
GUILMETTE MIDDLE SCHOOL
80 Bodwell St
Lawrence, MA
Public | 5-8
514 13.2

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HEALTH & HUMAN SERVICES HIGH SCHOOL
7071 North Parish Rd
Lawrence, MA
Public | 9-12
493 13.9

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HENRY K OLIVER SCHOOL
233 Haverhill St
Lawrence, MA
Public | 1-8
532 11.1

3 out of 5
6 Reviews
HIGH SCHOOL LEARNING CENTER
183 Haverhill St
Lawrence, MA
Public | 9-12
329 11.0

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HUMANITIES & LEADERSHIP DEVELOPMENT HIGH SCHOOL
7071 North Parish Rd
Lawrence, MA
Public | 9-12
511 15.0

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INTERNATIONAL HIGH SCHOOL
7071 North Parish Rd
Lawrence, MA
Public | 9-12
502 16.2

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JAMES F HENNESSEY SCHOOL
122 Hancock St
Lawrence, MA
Public | PK-1
377 14.5

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JAMES F LEONARD SCHOOL
60 Allen St
Lawrence, MA
Public | 6-8
331 11.8

4 out of 5
4 Reviews
JOHN BREEN SCHOOL
114 Osgood St
Lawrence, MA
Public | Unknown
331 16.6

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JOHN K TARBOX SCHOOL
59 Alder St
Lawrence, MA
Public | 1-5
274 11.4

1 out of 5
1 Review
LAWLOR ECC SCHOOL
41 Lexington St
Lawrence, MA
Public | Unknown
157 17.4

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MATH, SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY HIGH SCHOOL
7071 North Parish Rd
Lawrence, MA
Public | 9-12
471 15.2

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PARTHUM MIDDLE SCHOOL
255 East Haverhill St
Lawrence, MA
Public | 5-8
515 13.6

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PERFORMING & FINE ARTS HIGH SCHOOL
7071 North Parish Rd
Lawrence, MA
Public | 9-12
468 14.7

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ROBERT FROST SCHOOL
33 Hamlet St
Lawrence, MA
Public | KG-4
530 14.3

5 out of 5
1 Review
ROLLINS EARLY CHILDHOOD CENTER SCHOOL
451 Howard St
Lawrence, MA
Public | Unknown
135 11.3

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SCHOOL FOR EXCEPTIONAL STUDIES
233 Haverhill St
Lawrence, MA
Public | 1-12
200 5.7

4 out of 5
1 Review
SOUTH LAWRENCE EAST ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
165 Crawford St
Lawrence, MA
Public | 1-4
483 12.7

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SOUTH LAWRENCE EAST MIDDLE SCHOOL
165 Crawford St
Lawrence, MA
Public | 5-8
503 12.3

4.5 out of 5
3 Reviews
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