Putnam Vocational Technical High School Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
5.1
Math Proficiency
2.3
English Proficiency
2.6
Student/Teacher Ratio
10:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,545 Students
  • 156 Teachers

Putnam Vocational Technical High School
1300 STATE ST
SPRINGFIELD, MA 01109

Phone: (413) 787-7424

District: Springfield Public Schools

Overview

At Putnam Vocational Technical High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Putnam Vocational Technical High School is 11 percent. The student body makeup is 47 percent male and 53 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 88 percent. Putnam Vocational Technical High School is 1 of 6 high schools in the Springfield Public Schools.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares to others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded None
National Rank
Unranked

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 1,545
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 88%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 80%
Full-Time Teachers 156

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in English 61%
Proficient in Math 40%
College Readiness Index 5.1

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Mid-size City
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding Yes

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 6
Total Students 7,270
Proficient in English (district average) 59%
Proficient in Math (district average) 40%
College Readiness (district average) 15.3

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International Baccalaureate (IB) data provided by International Baccalaureate of North America. Used with permission.

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