Sharon High School

Tel: (781)784-1554
Grades: 9-12

1,151 students

Sharon High School serves 1,151 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the MA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 34%.
Sharon High School operates within the Sharon School District.
The school district's 95% graduation rate is higher than the MA state average of 86%.

Overview

The student population of 1151 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 86 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2011)
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,151 students
Sharon High School Total Students (1988-2012)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 86 teachers
Sharon High School Total Classroom Teachers (2004-2012)
Students by Grade Sharon High School 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 0.42 is more than the state average of 0.32. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 14:1
Sharon High School Student : Teacher Ratio (2004-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
15%
6%
Sharon High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
2%
16%
Sharon High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
5%
9%
Sharon High School Black (1988-2012)
White
75%
66%
Sharon High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Sharon High School Sch Ethnicity Sharon 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.
0.42 0.32
Sharon 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.
5%
30%
Sharon 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.
1%
5%
Sharon High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,364 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 95% has decreased from 99% over five years.
School District Name Sharon School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed 3,364 1,433
Sharon School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 95% 86%
Sharon School District Graduation Rate (1992-2009)
District Total Revenue $59 MM $25 MM
Sharon School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $57 MM $24 MM
Sharon School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $17,438 $17,400
Sharon School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $16,873 $16,788
Sharon 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 Stoughton High School (3.7 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Sharon Middle School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Cottage Street Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Sharon Cottage Street Elementary School
    30 Cottage St
    Sharon , MA 02067
    (781)784-1580
    0.4  mi  |  423  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Sharon Sharon Middle School
    75 Mountain St
    Sharon , MA 02067
    (781)784-1560
    0.7  mi  |  793  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Sharon Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award East Elementary School
    45 Wilshire Dr
    Sharon , MA 02067
    (781)784-1551
    1.4  mi  |  443  students  |  Gr.  -5
  • Sharon Heights Elementary School
    454 South Main St
    Sharon , MA 02067
    (781)784-1595
    1.6  mi  |  554  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Stoughton Helen Hansen Elementary School
    1800 Central St
    Stoughton , MA 02072
    (781)344-7006
    2.6  mi  |  283  students  |  Gr.  KG-5

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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 0.00, which is lower than the Massachusetts average of 0.32. The most diverse school district in Norfolk County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Massachusetts or national school diversity statistics.