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Lawrence Public Schools

Contact info is sourced from our partners at MDR Education, and DonorsChoose updates our site ahead of each school year.
  • (978) 975-5905
  • 237 Essex St
  • Lawrence, MA-1542
  • Website
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About this district

Lawrence Public Schools is a public school district in Massachusetts. They serve 13,700 students across 37 schools, and its teachers have had 2,748 projects funded on DonorsChoose.

  • Schools
    37
  • Students
    13,700
  • Teachers
    1,061

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Lawrence Public Schools Demographics

82%
of students receive free or reduced price lunch Data about students' economic need comes from the National Center for Education Statistics, via our partners at MDR Education. Learn more.
Source: the National Center for Education Statistics
95%
of students are Black, Latino, Native American, or Asian Data about school demographics comes from the National Center for Education Statistics, via our partners at MDR Education. The numbers in this chart may not add up to 100% because of limitations in the available data.

Schools in districts that mainly serve students of color receive substantially less state and local support than similar districts that serve primarily White students. Learn more about this gap, why it exists, and how you can help close it.

Lawrence Public Schools Funding Data from the NCES School District Finance Survey

Lawrence Public Schools had a total revenue of $264.0 million in the 2016-17 school year. 10.7% came from local sources, 80.4% from state sources, and 9.0% from federal sources.

Lawrence Public Schools had a per-pupil revenue of $19,270 per pupil in the 2016-17 school year. 10.7% came from local sources, 80.4% from state sources, and 9.0% from federal sources.

Source: National Center for Education Statistics

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Lawrence Public Schools Support on DonorsChoose Last updated Apr 18, 2024

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Lawrence Public Schools

$1.5 million
raised using DonorsChoose
2,748
projects funded
707
teachers funded
8,761
donors
280
projects for basic supplies
353
projects for technology
427
projects for books
115
projects for art supplies

Lawrence Public Schools has received support from 4,493 individuals from Massachusetts and 4,268 individuals out-of-state.