Agawam High School

  • Agawam High School serves 1,175 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 82% (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 93% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Agawam High School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40%.

Top Placements

Agawam High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts for:

School Overview

  • Agawam High School's student population of 1,175 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 97 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,175 students
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Total Classroom Teachers97 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Agawam High School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Agawam High School is 0.21, 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#130 out of 1666 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
82%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
93%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:1n/a
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
7%
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Hispanic
5%
20%
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Black
2%
9%
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White
89%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score0.210.59
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Graduation Rate
94%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Agawam High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAgawam School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Agawam Agawam Early Childhood Center
    Grades: PK | 163 students
    1.0 miles
    108 Perry Lane
    Agawam, MA 01001
    (413) 821-0598
    1.0 PK 163
  • Agawam Robinson Park
    Grades: K-4 | 373 students
    1.1 miles
    65 Begley Street
    Agawam, MA 01001
    (413) 821-0584
    1.1 K-4 373
  • Agawam Roberta G. Doering School
    Grades: 5-8 | 572 students
    1.4 miles
    68 Main Street
    Agawam, MA 01001
    (413) 789-1400
    1.4 5-8 572
  • Agawam Benjamin J Phelps
    Grades: K-4 | 388 students
    1.6 miles
    689 Main Street
    Agawam, MA 01001
    (413) 821-0587
    1.6 K-4 388
  • Feeding Hills Agawam Junior High School
    Grades: 7-8 | 573 students
    1.7 miles
    1305 Springfield Street, Suite
    Feeding Hills, MA 01030
    (413) 821-0561
    1.7 7-8 573

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