Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE)

The MA K-12 Department of Elementary and Education is the statewide educational authority (SEA) for public schools in MA. Here you will find school district profiles including demographics, test scores, discipline rates, inclusion rates, etc. You can also read about special education planning and policy, find district advisories regarding special education supports and services and learn about statewide initiatives.

Age Range
Early Childhood (0-5), School Age (4-22), Transition Age (14-26)