Brookline High School

Brookline High School serves 1,804 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the MA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 34%.
Brookline High School operates within the Brookline School District.
The school district's 92% graduation rate is higher than the MA state average of 86%.

Overview

The student population of 1804 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 146 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,804 students
Brookline High School Total Students (1988-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 146 teachers
Brookline High School Total Classroom Teachers (2004-2012)
Students by Grade Brookline High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.60 is less than the state average of 0.79. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 14:1
Brookline High School Student : Teacher Ratio (2004-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
15%
6%
Brookline High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
9%
16%
Brookline High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
8%
9%
Brookline High School Black (1988-2012)
White
60%
66%
Brookline High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Brookline High School Sch Ethnicity Brookline High School Sta Ethnicity
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.60 0.79
Brookline High School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
11%
30%
Brookline High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1999-2012)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
2%
5%
Brookline High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 6,875 students has grown by 8% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 92% has decreased from 99% over five years.
School District Name Brookline School District
Number of Schools
Managed
10
3
Number of Students Managed 6,875 1,350
Brookline School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 92% 86%
Brookline School District Graduation Rate (1992-2009)
District Total Revenue $125 MM n/a
Brookline School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $126 MM n/a
Brookline School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $19,760 $0
Brookline School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $19,956 $0
Brookline School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Match Charter Public School (1.4 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Grove Hall Preparatory Charter School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Baldwin Early Learning Center (0.9 miles away)
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Did You Know?
Norfolk County, MA public schools have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.38, which is lower than the Massachusetts average of 0.79. The most diverse school district in Norfolk County is Avon School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Massachusetts or national school diversity statistics.