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Massachusetts School and District Profiles

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Teacher Data (2017-18)


Total # of Teachers (FTE) 45.6 189.4 73,419.7
Student/Teacher Ratio 12.7 to 1 12.2 to 1 13.0 to 1
% of Teachers Licensed 100.0 99.1 97.2
Percent of teachers licensed in low poverty schools - - 99.2
Percent of teachers licensed in high poverty schools - 98.5 93.6
Percent of teachers without waiver 100.0 99.3 99.4
Percent of teachers without waiver in high poverty schools - 99.7 98.0
Percent of teachers without waiver in low poverty schools - - 99.9
Percent of teachers without provisional license 98.9 92.8 91.9
Percent of teachers without provisional license in high poverty schools - 97.9 87.9
Percent of teachers without provisional license in low poverty schools - - 94.7
Percent of teachers without waiver or provisional license 98.9 92.2 91.4
Percent of teachers without waiver or provisional license in high poverty schools - 97.6 86.3
Percent of teachers without waiver or provisional license in low poverty schools - - 94.6
Percent of experienced teachers 85.7 80.1 81.7
Percent of experienced teachers in high poverty schools - 77.8 72.6
Percent of experienced teachers in low poverty schools - - 86.3


Administrator Data (2017-18)


Percent of experienced administrators 0.0 51.2 73.7
Percent of experienced administrators in high poverty schools - 17.4 65.8
Percent of experienced administrators in low poverty schools - - 78.1

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