Lynnfield High School

Grades: 9-12

625 students

Lynnfield High School serves 625 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the MA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is less than the state average of 34%.
Lynnfield High School operates within the Lynnfield School District.
The school district's 96% graduation rate is higher than the MA state average of 86%.

Overview

The student population of 625 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 52 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2006)
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 625 students
Lynnfield High School Total Students (1988-2013)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 52 teachers
Lynnfield High School Total Teachers (2004-2013)
Students by Grade Lynnfield High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 10:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.15 is less than the state average of 0.33. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 14:1
Lynnfield High School Student Teacher Ratio (2004-2013)
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
3%
6%
Lynnfield High School Asian Students (1988-2013)
Hispanic
1%
17%
Lynnfield High School Black Students (1994-2013)
Black
2%
9%
Lynnfield High School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
92%
66%
Lynnfield High School White Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Lynnfield High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Lynnfield High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown MA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.15 0.33
Lynnfield High School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
7%
32%
Lynnfield High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1999-2013)
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%
Lynnfield High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,261 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 96% has decreased from 99% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $13,698 is less than the state average of $17,400. The district revenue/student has declined by 30% over four years.
The district spending/student of $13,195 is less than the state average of $16,788. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Lynnfield School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed 2,261 1,400
Lynnfield School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 96% 86%
Lynnfield School District Graduation Rate (1992-2009)
District Total Revenue $32 MM $25 MM
Lynnfield School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $31 MM $24 MM
Lynnfield School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $13,698 $17,400
Lynnfield School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $13,195 $16,788
Lynnfield School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Peabody Veterans Memorial High School (3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lynnfield Middle School (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Summer Street Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
 All Schools  | High Schools High Schools  | Middle Schools Middle Schools  | Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  | Preschools Preschools  | Private Schools Private Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • LynnfieldSummer Street Elementary School
    262 Summer St
    LynnfieldMA 01940
    (781)334-5830
    0.6 mi | Gr. KG-4 | 435 students                      
  • LynnfieldLynnfield Middle School
    505 Main St
    LynnfieldMA 01940
    (781)334-5810
    1 mi | Gr. 5-8 | 756 students                      
  • PeabodyWest Memorial Elementary School
    15 Bow St
    PeabodyMA 01960
    (978)536-5850
    1.2 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 283 students                      
  • LynnfieldHuckleberry Hill Elementary School
    5 Knoll Rd
    LynnfieldMA 01940
    (781)334-5835
    1.2 mi | Gr. KG-4 | 393 students                      
  • PeabodyJohn E. Mccarthy Elementary School
    76 Lake St
    PeabodyMA 01960
    (978)536-5625
    1.6 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 307 students                      

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?        

Add School Reviews - Recommended Yes     Add School Reviews - Not Recommended No

Area Statistics

Rental Market Monitor
Recent Articles
Life Beyond High School:  The Innovative Frontier
Life Beyond High School: The Innovative Frontier
Exploring post graduation options for high school students.
5 Ways Parents Can Inspire Children to Love Reading
Children are reading less and less in this country, and the effects of that are showing in their performance in school. However, there are a variety of ways parents can encourage their children to read – and hopefully to love reading!
Schools Demand Students' Social Media Passwords
Recent legislation that allows Illinois public schools to demand students’ social media passwords has renewed the debate about students’ right to privacy at school.
Related School Videos

View more school videos