Norton High School

66 West Main St

Norton, MA 02766-2713

Grades: 9-12

707 students

Norton High School serves 707 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the MA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the state average of 34%.
Norton High School operates within the Norton School District.
The school district's 70% graduation rate is lower than the MA state average of 86%.

Overview

The student population of 707 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 52 teachers has grown by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 707 students
Norton High School Total Students (1988-2013)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 52 teachers
Norton High School Total Teachers (2004-2013)
Students by Grade Norton High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.10 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 14:1 14:1
Norton High School Student Teacher Ratio (2004-2013)
Asian
1%
6%
Norton High School Asian Students (1988-2013)
Hispanic
1%
17%
Norton High School Black Students (1996-2013)
Black
1%
9%
Norton High School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
95%
66%
Norton High School White Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Norton High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Norton 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.
0.10 0.33
Norton 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.
13%
32%
Norton 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.
5%
5%
Norton High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,629 students has decreased by 12% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 70% has decreased from 96% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $14,041 is less than the state average of $17,400. The district revenue/student has grown by 43% over four years.
The district spending/student of $13,904 is less than the state average of $16,788. The district spending/student has grown by 40% over four years.
School District Name Norton School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed 2,629 1,400
Norton School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 70% 86%
Norton School District Graduation Rate (1992-2009)
District Total Revenue $41 MM $25 MM
Norton School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $40 MM $24 MM
Norton School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $14,041 $17,400
Norton School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $13,904 $16,788
Norton 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 Mansfield High School (4.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Henri A. Yelle Middle School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is L G Nourse Elementary School (1.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • NortonHenri A. Yelle Middle School
    64 West Main St
    NortonMA 02766
    (508)285-0190
    0.2 mi | Gr. 4-5 | 414 students                      
  • NortonNorton Middle School
    215 West Main St
    NortonMA 02766
    (508)285-0140
    0.9 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 663 students                      
  • NortonL G Nourse Elementary School
    38 Plain St
    NortonMA 02766
    (508)285-0110
    1.5 mi | Gr. PK-3 | 348 students                      
  • NortonJ C Solmonese Elementary School
    315 West Main St
    NortonMA 02766
    (508)285-0120
    3.3 mi | Gr. KG-3 | 497 students                      
  • TauntonBenjamin Friedman Middle School
    500 Norton Ave
    TauntonMA 02780
    (508)821-1493
    4.2 mi | Gr. 5-7 | 749 students                      

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