Taunton School District

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  • TAUNTON, MA 02780
  • (508) 821-1201
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District Overview

 DistrictState Average
Graduation Rate70.3%81.5%
Dropout Rate4.3%3.4%
Per Pupil Spending$11,520$13,921
Students Per Teacher15.513.6
Number of Schools16-
Number of Students7,865-
Number of (FTE) Teachers507-

Student Enrollment (2009-2010)

  Students Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Student Enrollment7,86515.5
Student Enrollment By Grade
  Students
Prekindergarten Students304
Kindergarten Students698
1st Grade Students650
2nd Grade Students634
3rd Grade Students665
4th Grade Students585
5th Grade Students633
6th Grade Students628
7th Grade Students650
8th Grade Students658
9th Grade Students531
10th Grade Students462
11th Grade Students437
12th Grade Students377
Ungraded Students5
Student Enrollment By Race
  Students
American Indian or Alaska Native18
Asian or Pacific Islander86
Hispanic934
Black (Non-Hispanic)666
White (Non-Hispanic)5,919
Student Enrollment By Gender
  Students
Male4,043
Female3,877

Faculty and Staff (2009-2010)

Teachers Per Grade Level
    Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Full Time Equivalent (FTE) Teachers50715.5
Prekindergarten Teachers9-
Kindergarten Teachers31-
Elementary Teachers347-
Secondary Teachers121-
Teachers of Ungraded Classes--
Instructional Faculty
   
Instructional Aides241
Instructional Coordinators and Supervisors2
Guidance Counselors & Directors
   
Total Guidance Counselors & Directors18
Elementary11
Secondary7
Other-
Librarians & Staff
   
Librarians3
Library Support Staff3
Administrators
   
Total Administrators & Support Staff194
Local Education Agency (LEA) Administrators10
LEA Administrative Support Staff31
School Administrators29
School Administrative Support Staff67
Student Support Services57
Other Support Services Staff1

District Financial Details (2008)

Revenues For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Revenues$100,232,000-
Total Local Revenues$36,864,00036.8%
Parent Government Contributions$34,576,00034.5%
Other School Systems$408,0000.4%
Tuition Fees from Pupils and Parents$349,0000.3%
School Lunch$1,350,0001.3%
Private Contributions$2,0000.00%
Miscellaneous$179,0000.2%
Total State Revenues$56,765,00056.6%
General Formula Assistance$43,477,00043.4%
Transportation Programs$1,778,0001.8%
Other Programs$440,0000.4%
Non-Specified$1,047,0001.0%
State Revenues on Behalf - Employee Benefits$10,023,00010.0%
Total Federal Revenues$6,603,0006.6%
Through State - Title I$1,889,0001.9%
Through State - Children With Disabilities (IDEA)$2,344,0002.3%
Through State - Vocational and Tech Education$58,0000.06%
Through State - Child Nutrition Act$1,282,0001.3%
Through State - Other$970,0001.0%
Direct - Other$60,0000.06%
Expenditures For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Current Expenditures$92,139,000-
Total Instruction Expenditures$59,144,00064.2%
Total Support Services Expenditures$29,804,00032.3%
Student Support$6,686,0006.7%
Instructional Staff Support$4,300,0004.3%
General Administration Support$1,432,0001.4%
School Administration Support$3,320,0003.3%
Operation and Maintenance Support$8,148,0008.1%
Student Transportation Support$4,020,0004.0%
Other Support Services$1,898,0001.9%
Total Other Expenditures$3,191,0003.5%
Food Services$3,159,0003.2%
Other Services$32,0000.03%

Graduation and Dropout Details (2007-08)

Graduation Information
Overall Graduation Rate 70.3%
Total Diploma Count 431
Other High School Completion Certificate (OHC) Recipients 11
Dropout Information
  Dropouts Dropout Rate
Total Grades 9-12824.3%

Map and Listings of Schools Within Taunton School District

Schools Summary:
  • Schools: 16
  • Students: 7,865
  • Full-Time Equivalent Teachers: 507
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BENJAMIN FRIEDMAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
500 Norton Ave
Taunton, MA
Public | 5-8
904 16.5

4 out of 5
2 Reviews
CALEB BARNUM SCHOOL
25 Barnum St
Taunton, MA
Public | Unknown
304 33.8

3 out of 5
1 Review
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EAST TAUNTON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
58r Stevens St
East Taunton, MA
Public | KG-4
563 15.0

5 out of 5
2 Reviews
EDMUND HATCH BENNETT SCHOOL
47 North Walker St
Taunton, MA
Public | KG-4
404 18.2

5 out of 5
3 Reviews
EDWARD F LEDDY SCHOOL
36 Second St
Taunton, MA
Public | KG-4
210 15.0

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ELIZABETH POLE SCHOOL
215 Harris St
Taunton, MA
Public | KG-4
554 16.2

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H H GALLIGAN SCHOOL
15 Sheridan St
Taunton, MA
Public | KG-4
256 12.3

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HOPEWELL SCHOOL
16 Monroe St
Taunton, MA
Public | KG-4
345 18.7

3 out of 5
5 Reviews
JAMES L MULCAHEY SCHOOL
28 Clifford St
Taunton, MA
Public | 5-8
466 12.4

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JOHN F PARKER MIDDLE SCHOOL
60 Williams St
Taunton, MA
Public | 5-8
449 13.9

4 out of 5
5 Reviews
JOSEPH C CHAMBERLAIN SCHOOL
480 Norton Ave
Taunton, MA
Public | KG-4
489 16.5

4 out of 5
1 Review
JOSEPH H MARTIN SCHOOL
131 Caswell St
East Taunton, MA
Public | 5-8
750 15.9

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LOWELL M MAXHAM SCHOOL
141 Oak St
Taunton, MA
Public | KG-4
212 17.9

4.5 out of 5
7 Reviews
SUMMER STREET SCHOOL
Non-Operational or Status Unknown
66 Summer St
Taunton, MA
Public | Unknown
- -

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TAUNTON HIGH SCHOOL
50 Williams St
Taunton, MA
Public | 9-12
1,815 15.1

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WALKER SCHOOL
145 Berkley St
Taunton, MA
Public | KG-4
199 13.3

5 out of 5
1 Review
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