Southbridge High School

Grades: 9-12

440 students

Southbridge High School serves 440 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the MA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 34%.
Southbridge High School operates within the Southbridge School District.
The school district's 59% graduation rate is lower than the MA state average of 86%.

Overview

The student population of 440 students has grown by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 440 students
Southbridge High School Total Students (1988-2012)
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 34 teachers
Southbridge High School Total Teachers (2004-2012)
Students by Grade Southbridge High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 10:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.53 is more 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
Southbridge High School Student Teacher Ratio (2004-2012)
Asian
1%
6%
Southbridge High School Asian Students (1988-2012)
Hispanic
54%
17%
Southbridge High School Black Students (1988-2012)
Black
2%
9%
Southbridge High School Black Students (1998-2012)
White
43%
66%
Southbridge High School White Students (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Southbridge 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.
0.53 0.33
Southbridge 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.
59%
32%
Southbridge 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.
5%
5%
Southbridge High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,250 students has grown by 51% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 59% has decreased from 94% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $17,956 is higher than the state average of $17,400. The district revenue/student has grown by 41% over four years.
The district spending/student of $18,210 is higher than the state average of $16,788. The district spending/student has grown by 43% over four years.
School District Name Southbridge School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
3
Number of Students Managed 3,250 1,400
Southbridge School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 59% 86%
Southbridge School District Graduation Rate (1992-2009)
District Total Revenue $38 MM $25 MM
Southbridge School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $39 MM $24 MM
Southbridge School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $17,956 $17,400
Southbridge School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $18,210 $16,788
Southbridge School District 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 Southbridge Middle/High School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Mary E Wells Junior High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Eastford Road Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • SouthbridgeMary E Wells Junior High School
    82 Marcy St
    SouthbridgeMA 01550
    (508)764-5440
    0.3 mi | Gr. 5-9 | 535 students                      
  • SouthbridgeEastford Road Elementary School
    120 Eastford Rd
    SouthbridgeMA 01550
    (508)764-5460
    0.5 mi | Gr. PK-KG | 293 students                      
  • SouthbridgeWest Street Elementary School
    156 West St
    SouthbridgeMA 01550
    (508)764-5470
    0.6 mi | Gr. 1-5 | 472 students                      
  • SouthbridgeCharlton Street Elementary School
    220 Charlton St
    SouthbridgeMA 01550
    (508)764-5475
    1 mi | Gr. 1-5 | 466 students                      
  • SouthbridgeSouthbridge Middle/High School
    132 Torrey Rd
    SouthbridgeMA 01550
    (508)764-5450
    1.9 mi | Gr. 6-12 | 1044 students                      

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