Southbridge High School

Tel: (508)764-5450
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 58% 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 stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has declined by 19% 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 Classroom Teachers (2004-2012)
Students by Grade Southbridge High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 11:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.55 is more than the state average of 0.52. 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)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
6%
Southbridge High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
53%
16%
Southbridge High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
2%
9%
Southbridge High School Black (1998-2012)
White
42%
66%
Southbridge High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Southbridge High School Sch Ethnicity Southbridge 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.
0.55 0.52
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%
30%
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 2,205 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 59% has decreased from 90% over five years.
School District Name Southbridge School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed 2,205 1,435
Graduation Rate 59% 86%
Southbridge School District Graduation Rate (1992-2009)
District Total Revenue $38 MM $25 MM
District Spending $39 MM $24 MM
District Revenue / Student $17,956 $17,400
District Spending / Student $18,210 $16,788
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 Bay Path Regional Vocational Technical High School (5.8 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 Students Grades
  • Southbridge Mary E Wells Junior High School
    82 Marcy St
    Southbridge , MA , 01550
    (508)764-5440
    0.3  mi  |  535  students  |  Gr.  5-9
  • Southbridge Eastford Road Elementary School
    120 Eastford Rd
    Southbridge , MA , 01550
    (508)764-5460
    0.5  mi  |  472  students  |  Gr.  PK-1
  • Southbridge West Street Middle School
    156 West St
    Southbridge , MA , 01550
    (508)764-5470
    0.6  mi  |  375  students  |  Gr.  4-5
  • Southbridge Charlton Street Elementary School
    220 Charlton St
    Southbridge , MA , 01550
    (508)764-5475
    1  mi  |  383  students  |  Gr.  2-3
  • Sturbridge Burgess Elementary School
    45 Burgess School Rd
    Sturbridge , MA , 01566
    (508)347-7041
    3.9  mi  |  953  students  |  Gr.  PK-6

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