Acton-boxborough Regional High School

Acton-boxborough Regional High School serves 1,827 students in grades 9-12.
Acton-boxborough Regional High School placed in the top 1% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 96% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≥99% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Asian), which is equal to the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

Acton-boxborough Regional High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts for:

School Overview

Acton-boxborough Regional High School's student population of 1,827 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 124 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Awards Blue Ribbon School ()
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,827 students
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Total Classroom Teachers124 teachers
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School Comparison

Acton-boxborough Regional High School is ranked within the top 1% of all 1,666 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Acton-boxborough Regional High School is 0.55, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Overall Testing Rank
#4 out of 1666 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
96%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥99%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:113:1
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American Indian
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Asian
31%
7%
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Hispanic
3%
20%
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Black
2%
9%
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White
60%
60%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.550.59
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Graduation Rate
98%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
6%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameActon-Boxborough School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Acton-boxborough Regional High School is Maynard High School (3.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Raymond J Grey Junior High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mccarthy-towne School (0.3 miles away)
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