The Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (ESE) tracks a wide variety of data about school policies, populations, and performance. The data includes racial and ethnic demographics broken down per grade from Pre-K thru 12th grade within a public school district.
APS Student Demographics By Grade
Using the most recent ESE data for student populations by grade level in 2019 shows likely trends changing the racial and ethnic makeup of the student body in future enrollments as younger classes graduate and move up each year.
Data from MA ESE Student Population by Grade, see also the Education data catalog for other sources derived from MA ESE data. Race/Ethnicity names have been normalized to use full versions from the Staffing data. MA ESE data includes male/female breakdowns for staff and students, as well as other categories for student populations including English Learner, Economically disadvantaged, Students w/disabilities, and High needs. Read the FAQ on MA ESE racial and ethnic classifications.