Pentucket’s World Class Education

outcome| innovation | choice     

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State Assessments

– Outstanding Math MCAS Scores

– Top tier ELA MCAS scores

– Not just one time, these are consistent results

Student Growth

– Adaptive Leadership

– Continuum of Student Performance Goals

– Both hold high standards and expectations for students growth

Significant Outcomes

– Recognized to have one of the best Jazz combos in the United States

– Bagnall 1st graders donated over 700 canned goods to those in need, as part of their curriculum


– Complex thinking is embedded in assessment and takes students to new levels of comprehension

– Watch Biology students present their investigation and analysis of a fictional outbreak

More than a score – While conventional schools tend to focus solely on standardized test scores, Pentucket values high levels of academic performance, adaptive leadership, and personal meaning. Pentucket students access accelerated academic opportunities, enact leadership, and impact the world as creative agents.while conventional schools tend to focus solely on standardized test scores. PRSD allows students to access accelerated academic opportunities, become leaders who facilitate significant change, and impact the world as a creative agent. All while maintaining some of the best standardized test scores in the state.


With 10 implemented, Pentucket is Massachusetts’ innovation school leader

Innovation Schools at Pentucket High School
Innovation Schools at Pentucket High School

What do Pentucket’s innovation schools offer?

Student Performance Goals

Integrated academic knowledge, adaptive leadership, and high levels of personal meaning. Read the Continuum of Student Performance Goals

Accelerated Learning

Flexibility to support accelerated learning, early high school, early college, and early career experiences. The full list of Accelerated Middle School/High School/College Classes

Program of Studies

A university-style program of studies with customized, high-powered learning experiences. Innovation School plans will be available soon.

student choice

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grades K to 6

Design & Engineering
International Baccalaureate Primary Years Program
High-powered Elementary School Curriculum
(Curriculum outlines coming soon)

“I applaud the Pentucket Regional School District for making the decision to think outside the box and provide access to new and exciting programs for its three communities.”

grades 7 to 12

Music Conservatory
Academy of Visual Arts
Academy of Safety & Public Service
Academy of Movement Science & Athletics
Academy of Business, Finance, & Entrepreneurship
Academy of Science, Technology, Engineering, & Math
University-style Secondary Program of Studies
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