Plymouth North High School

Tel: (508)830-4400
Grades: 9-12

1,158 students

Plymouth North High School serves 1,158 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the MA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 34%.
Plymouth North High School operates within the Plymouth School District.
The school district's 83% graduation rate is lower than the MA state average of 86%.

Overview

The student population of 1158 students has grown by 8% over five years.
The teacher population of 87 teachers has grown by 11% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,158 students
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 87 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.22 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 13:1 14:1
Asian
2%
6%
Hispanic
4%
17%
Black
4%
9%
White
88%
66%
Two or more races
2%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.22 0.33
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.
25%
32%
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%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 8,679 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 83% has decreased from 97% over five years.
School District Name Plymouth School District
Number of Schools
Managed
13
3
Number of Students Managed 8,679 1,400
Graduation Rate 83% 86%
District Total Revenue $120 MM $25 MM
District Spending $121 MM $24 MM
District Revenue / Student $14,450 $17,400
District Spending / Student $14,650 $16,788
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 Rising Tide Charter Public School (3.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Plymouth Commun Intermediate (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Nathaniel Morton Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • PlymouthNathaniel Morton Elementary School
    6 Lincoln St
    PlymouthMA 02360
    (508)830-4320
    0.9 mi | 577 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • PlymouthPlymouth Commun Intermediate
    117 Long Pond Rd
    PlymouthMA 02360
    (508)830-4450
    1.5 mi | 1073 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • PlymouthCold Spring Elementary School
    25 Alden St
    PlymouthMA 02360
    (508)830-4335
    1.9 mi | 233 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • PlymouthHedge Elementary School
    258 Standish Ave
    PlymouthMA 02360
    (508)830-4340
    2.9 mi | 232 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • PlymouthRising Tide Charter Public School
    Charter School
    6 Resnik Rd
    PlymouthMA 02360
    (508)747-2620
    Charter School

    3.2 mi | 448 students | Gr. 5-10                      

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