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Special education costs

The average amount spent on special-education students in 2004-'05.

DistrictSpecial Education
Abington$12,519
Acton$13,470
Acton Boxborough$15,118
Acushnet$14,902
Adams Cheshire$12,806
Agawam$13,651
Amesbury$14,744
Amherst$23,260
Amherst Pelham$14,496
Andover$15,386
Arlington$15,020
Ashburnham Westminster$10,563
Ashland$15,714
Assabet Valley$16,889
Athol Royalston$14,251
Attleboro$10,325
Auburn$13,607
Avon$15,710
Ayer$18,086
Barnstable$15,343
Bedford$18,531
Belchertown$13,866
Bellingham$16,154
Belmont$16,527
Berkley$13,418
Berkshire Hills$21,439
Berlin$17,331
Berlin Boylston$15,382
Beverly$13,300
Billerica$12,568
Blackstone Millville$12,339
Blackstone Valley$17,793
Blue Hills$16,668
Boston$22,974
Bourne$17,083
Boxborough$18,451
Boxford$13,757
Boylston$15,971
Braintree$13,020
Brewster$27,763
Bridgewater Raynham$9,819
Brimfield$12,564
Bristol County$20,734
Bristol Plymouth$14,307
Brockton$13,791
Brookfield$12,631
Brookline$19,507
Burlington$18,712
Cambridge$18,528
Canton$13,964
Cape Cod$16,676
Carlisle$22,149
Carver$12,755
Central Berkshire$13,604
Chatham$22,803
Chelmsford$11,816
Chelsea$11,951
Chesterfield Goshen$14,047
Chicopee$13,690
Clarksburg$16,411
Clinton$14,175
Cohasset$25,820
Concord$18,775
Concord Carlisle$20,932
Conway$16,541
Danvers$11,859
Dartmouth$10,442
Dedham$18,287
Deerfield$19,450
Dennis Yarmouth$13,650
Dighton Rehoboth$17,174
Douglas$11,272
Dover$18,483
Dover Sherborn$23,116
Dracut$12,736
Dudley Charlton$14,816
Duxbury$12,938
East Bridgewater$13,665
East Longmeadow$13,209
Eastham$26,293
Easthampton$13,538
Easton$11,230
Edgartown$23,751
Erving$23,939
Essex County$14,527
Everett$14,788
Fairhaven$20,484
Fall River$15,399
Falmouth$15,057
Farmington River$22,682
Fitchburg$8,881
Florida$10,874
Foxborough$12,054
Framingham$14,485
Franklin$14,345
Franklin County$16,224
Freetown$13,737
Freetown Lakeville$14,585
Frontier$13,887
Gardner$11,729
Gateway$15,542
Georgetown$14,323
Gill Montague$16,917
Gloucester$14,539
Grafton$15,843
Granby$12,458
Granville$18,759
Greater Fall River$13,350
Greater Lawrence$15,819
Greater Lowell$12,944
Greater New Bedford$13,578
Greenfield$19,991
Groton Dunstable$17,506
Hadley$12,110
Halifax$14,124
Hamilton Wenham$17,615
Hampden Wilbraham$14,611
Hampshire$11,212
Hancock$20,751
Hanover$11,598
Harvard$9,312
Harwich$15,611
Hatfield$12,474
Haverhill$13,029
Hawlemont$14,304
Hingham$12,630
Holbrook$16,781
Holland$13,033
Holliston$13,043
Holyoke$13,846
Hopedale$13,312
Hopkinton$14,812
Hudson$11,872
Hull$15,878
Ipswich$13,706
King Philip$12,960
Kingston$14,438
Lakeville$11,036
Lanesborough$14,862
Lawrence$13,547
Lee$16,484
Leicester$11,413
Lenox$20,176
Leominster$7,911
Leverett$19,427
Lexington$18,244
Lincoln$19,692
Lincoln Sudbury$18,155
Littleton$16,420
Longmeadow$12,773
Lowell$13,523
Ludlow$14,386
Lunenburg$9,658
Lynn$13,394
Lynnfield$19,310
Malden$17,057
Manchester Essex$16,813
Mansfield$12,403
Marblehead$18,976
Marion$17,716
Marlborough$16,434
Marshfield$14,974
Marthas Vineyard$18,157
Masconomet$12,452
Mashpee$17,767
Mattapoisett$21,267
Maynard$16,942
Medfield$12,388
Medford$14,462
Medway$13,330
Melrose$12,491
Mendon Upton$16,053
Methuen$12,696
Middleborough$11,865
Middleton$12,518
Milford$17,615
Millbury$11,439
Millis$12,616
Milton$11,616
Minuteman$20,413
Mohawk Trail$14,865
Monson$13,144
Montachusett$14,894
Mount Greylock$17,814
Nahant$16,923
Nantucket$30,760
Narragansett$13,180
Nashoba$18,248
Nashoba Valley$12,305
Natick$13,386
Nauset$15,938
Needham$18,448
New Bedford$14,883
New Salem Wendell$20,420
Newburyport$14,274
Newton$18,598
Norfolk$12,999
Norfolk County$17,310
North Adams$14,272
North Andover$16,716
North Attleborough$13,043
North Brookfield$10,933
North Middlesex$13,283
North Reading$11,941
North Shore$15,288
Northampton$15,805
Northampton Smith$14,444
Northboro Southboro$11,348
Northborough$15,888
Northbridge$13,853
Northeast Metropolitan$13,408
Northern Berkshire$13,389
Norton$11,644
Norwell$12,660
Norwood$12,800
Oak Bluffs$19,393
Old Colony$16,028
Old Rochester$19,553
Orange$11,692
Orleans$24,654
Oxford$10,958
Palmer$8,982
Pathfinder$17,286
Peabody$13,676
Pelham$16,219
Pembroke$12,966
Pentucket$13,187
Petersham$18,768
Pioneer$14,149
Pittsfield$13,049
Plainville$11,042
Plymouth$13,151
Plympton$11,705
Provincetown$26,003
Quabbin$11,209
Quaboag$9,337
Quincy$14,558
Ralph C Mahar$15,205
Randolph$9,337
Reading$13,346
Revere$14,089
Richmond$33,597
Rochester$15,924
Rockland$11,930
Rockport$14,859
Rowe$22,463
Salem$17,597
Sandwich$17,071
Saugus$16,184
Savoy$21,746
Scituate$12,324
Seekonk$16,407
Sharon$19,187
Shawsheen Valley$16,490
Sherborn$15,291
Shirley$11,446
Shrewsbury$11,199
Shutesbury$28,171
Silver Lake$10,759
Somerset$18,487
Somerville$16,538
South Hadley$14,491
South Middlesex$20,412
South Shore$11,438
Southampton$14,417
Southborough$16,906
Southbridge$14,279
Southeastern$10,972
Southern Berkshire$24,344
Southern Worcester$13,839
Southwick Tolland$13,299
Spencer East Brookfield$11,757
Springfield$12,453
Stoneham$13,864
Stoughton$12,170
Sturbridge$14,708
Sudbury$14,049
Sunderland$14,779
Sutton$10,987
Swampscott$14,058
Swansea$10,247
Tantasqua$10,203
Taunton$11,019
Tewksbury$12,714
Tisbury$24,251
Topsfield$14,832
Tri County$13,267
Triton$17,250
Truro$28,308
Tyngsborough$14,708
Upisland$27,285
Upper Cape Cod$13,041
Uxbridge$18,466
Wachusett$13,106
Wakefield$14,671
Wales$14,257
Walpole$13,925
Waltham$14,555
Ware$13,419
Wareham$13,911
Watertown$19,238
Wayland$18,185
Webster$14,128
Wellesley$16,513
Wellfleet$33,225
West Boylston$20,708
West Bridgewater$19,015
West Springfield$12,898
Westborough$18,908
Westfield$12,896
Westford$15,568
Westhampton$11,372
Weston$19,134
Westport$12,966
Westwood$17,390
Weymouth$13,129
Whately$19,778
Whitman Hanson$10,770
Whittier$13,991
Williamsburg$14,294
Williamstown$17,738
Wilmington$14,064
Winchendon$10,361
Winchester$14,886
Winthrop$9,966
Woburn$17,744
Worcester$12,002
Wrentham$12,708
State Totals$14,643

SOURCE: Department of Education

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