Massachusetts School and District Profiles

Fall River

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Student attendance (% of students absent 10 or more days each year)
2015201620172021
Students Incl 10,965 11,002 11,126 10,688
Absent 10+ days # 5,977 5,875 6,167 6,346
Fall RiverAbsent 10+ days % 54.5% 53.4% 55.4% 59.4%
Students Incl    
Absent 10+ days #    
Select a Comparable DistrictAbsent 10+ days %    
Students Incl 1,007,024 1,006,050 1,008,518 937,090
Absent 10+ days # 322,733 307,096 335,633 280,540
StateAbsent 10+ days % 32.0% 30.5% 33.3% 29.9%

Chronically absent rate (% of students absent 10% or more each year)
2015201620172021
Students Incl 10,965 11,002 11,126 10,688
Chronically absent # 3,319 3,211 3,520 4,481
Fall RiverChronically absent % 30.3% 29.2% 31.6% 41.9%
Students Incl    
Chronically absent #    
Select a Comparable DistrictChronically absent %    
Students Incl 1,007,024 1,006,050 1,008,518 937,090
Chronically absent # 129,734 123,617 136,352 165,632
StateChronically absent % 12.9% 12.3% 13.5% 17.7%

Percentage of students suspended in-school at least once
20162017201820192020
Students Incl10,85210,96410,97710,90110,889
In-school # 434 560 469 214 118
Fall RiverIn-school % 4.0% 5.1% 4.3% 2.0% 1.1%
Students Incl     
In-school #     
Select a Comparable DistrictIn-school %     
Students Incl979,947980,433981,288976,789970,032
In-school # 18,514 16,669 17,742 18,100 11,836
StateIn-school % 1.9% 1.7% 1.8% 1.9% 1.2%

Percentage of students suspended out-of-school at least once
20162017201820192020
Students Incl10,85210,96410,97710,90110,889
Out-of-school # 720 935 733 668 586
Fall RiverOut-of-school % 6.6% 8.5% 6.7% 6.1% 5.4%
Students Incl     
Out-of-school #     
Select a Comparable DistrictOut-of-school %     
Students Incl979,947980,433981,288976,789970,032
Out-of-school # 28,740 27,093 28,456 29,174 19,819
StateOut-of-school % 2.9% 2.8% 2.9% 3.0% 2.0%

Annual dropout rate
201620172018201920202021
# Dropouts 135 118 108 84 91 85
Fall River% Dropouts 5.6% 5.1% 4.8% 3.7% 3.9% 3.7%
# Dropouts      
Select a Comparable District% Dropouts      
# Dropouts 5,523 5,172 5,408 5,186 4,501 4,297
State% Dropouts 1.9% 1.8% 1.9% 1.8% 1.6% 1.5%

4-year cohort graduation rate
20162017201820192020
Students Incl679335686638644
Fall River% Graduated (4 Yrs)71.7%71.2%71.1%71.8%71.4%
Students Incl     
Select a Comparable District% Graduated (4 Yrs)     
Students Incl74,04573,24974,64175,06774,232
State% Graduated (4 Yrs)87.5%88.3%87.9%88.0%89.0%

5-year cohort graduation rate
201720182019
Students Incl670686638
Fall River% Graduated (5 Yrs)71.8%72.3%73.2%
Students Incl   
Select a Comparable District% Graduated (5 Yrs)   
Students Incl73,24974,64175,067
State% Graduated (5 Yrs)90.1%89.7%90.1%

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