Somerset High School (Closed 2012)

270 Grandview Ave

Somerset, MA 02726-5099

Grades: 9-12

961 students

Somerset High School served 961 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 was lower than the MA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment was 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which was less than the state average of 34%.
Somerset High School operated within the Somerset School District.
The school district's 90% graduation rate was higher than the MA state average of 86%.

Overview

Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 961 students
Somerset High School Total Students (1988-2011)
Gender % 46% Male / 54%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 72 teachers
Somerset High School Total Teachers (2004-2011)
Students by Grade Somerset High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School (MA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 14:1
Somerset High School Student Teacher Ratio (2004-2011)
Asian
1%
6%
Somerset High School Asian Students (1988-2011)
Hispanic
2%
17%
Somerset High School Black Students (1996-2011)
Black
1%
9%
Somerset High School Black Students (1995-2011)
White
94%
66%
Somerset High School White Students (1988-2011)
Two or more races
3%
3%
All Ethnic Groups Somerset 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.
0.12 0.33
Somerset High School Diversity Score (1988-2011)
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.
6%
32%
Somerset High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1999-2011)
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%
Somerset High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2011)

District Comparison

School District Name Somerset School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed 2,790 1,400
Somerset School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 90% 86%
Somerset School District Graduation Rate (1992-2009)
District Total Revenue $41 MM $25 MM
Somerset School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $41 MM $24 MM
Somerset School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $14,829 $17,400
Somerset School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $14,931 $16,788
Somerset School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2011 (latest year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Somerset Berkley Regional High School (0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Somerset Middle School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is South Elementary School (1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • SomersetSomerset Berkley Regional High School
    625 County St
    SomersetMA 02726
    (508)324-3115
    0 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 930 students                      
  • SomersetSomerset Middle School
    1141 Brayton Ave
    SomersetMA 02726
    (508)324-3140
    0.8 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 596 students                      
  • SomersetSouth Elementary School
    700 Read St
    SomersetMA 02726
    (508)324-3180
    1 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 218 students                      
  • SomersetChace Street Elementary School
    538 Chace St
    SomersetMA 02726
    (508)324-3160
    1.5 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 349 students                      
  • Fall RiverJames Tansey Elementary School
    711 Ray St
    Fall RiverMA 02720
    (508)675-8206
    1.7 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 318 students                      

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