East Bridgewater High School

Tel: (508)378-8214
Grades: 9-12

550 students

East Bridgewater High School serves 550 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the MA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 34%.
East Bridgewater High School operates within the East Bridgewater School District.
The school district's 81% graduation rate is lower than the MA state average of 86%.

Overview

The student population of 550 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 550 students
East Bridgewater High School Total Students (1988-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 36 teachers
East Bridgewater High School Total Classroom Teachers (2004-2012)
Students by Grade East Bridgewater High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.10 is less than the state average of 0.52. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 14:1
East Bridgewater High School Student : Teacher Ratio (2004-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
6%
East Bridgewater High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
1%
16%
East Bridgewater High School Hispanic (1990-2012)
Black
1%
9%
East Bridgewater High School Black (1992-2012)
White
95%
66%
East Bridgewater High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups East Bridgewater High School Sch Ethnicity East Bridgewater 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.
0.10 0.52
East Bridgewater 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%
East Bridgewater 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%
East Bridgewater High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,284 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 0% has decreased from 73% over five years.
School District Name East Bridgewater School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed 2,284 1,435
East Bridgewater School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 81% 86%
East Bridgewater School District Graduation Rate (1992-2009)
District Total Revenue $31 MM $25 MM
East Bridgewater School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $31 MM $24 MM
East Bridgewater School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $12,847 $17,400
East Bridgewater School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,723 $16,788
East Bridgewater 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 Bridgewater-raynham Regional High School (3.2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Gordon W Mitchell Middle School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Central Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • East Bridgewater Central Elementary School
    107 Central St
    East Bridgewater , MA , 02333
    (508)378-8204
    0.2  mi  |  788  students  |  Gr.  PK-3
  • East Bridgewater Gordon W Mitchell Middle School
    435 Central St
    East Bridgewater , MA , 02333
    (508)378-8209
    0.5  mi  |  946  students  |  Gr.  4-8
  • Brockton Edgar B Davis Elementary School
    380 Plain St
    Brockton , MA , 02302
    (508)580-7360
    2.9  mi  |  1077  students  |  Gr.  KG-8
  • West Bridgewater Howard School
    70 Howard St
    West Bridgewater , MA , 02379
    (508)894-1250
    3  mi  |  303  students  |  Gr.  4-6
  • West Bridgewater Spring Street School
    2 Spring St
    West Bridgewater , MA , 02379
    (508)894-1230
    3.1  mi  |  97  students  |  Gr.  PK-KG

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