Algonquin Regional High School

79 Bartlett Street
Northborough, MA 01532
(School attendance zone shown in map)
10/
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Top 5%
Serving 1,269 students in grades 9-12, Algonquin Regional High School ranks in the top 5% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 81% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 37%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 90% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 49%).
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 44% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,269 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 28%
  • : ≥99% (Top 1% in MA)
  • : Top 5%
  • : 81% (Top 5%)
  • : 90% (Top 1%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Algonquin Regional High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts for:

School Overview

Algonquin Regional High School's student population of 1,269 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 112 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
1,269 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
112 teachers
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School Rankings

Algonquin Regional High School ranks within the top 5% of all 1,644 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Algonquin Regional High School is 0.46, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
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State Level (MA)
#28 out of 1644 schools
(Top 5%)
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81%
37%
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90%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
13%
7%
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Hispanic
8%
23%
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Black
2%
10%
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White
72%
56%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.46
This chart display the diversity score of Algonquin Regional High School and the public school average diversity score of Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
≥99%
87%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
7%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Algonquin Regional High School's ranking?
Algonquin Regional High School is ranked #28 out of 1,644 schools, which ranks it among the top 5% of public schools in Massachusetts.
What schools are Algonquin Regional High School often compared to?
Algonquin Regional High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Westborough High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
81% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% MA state average), while 90% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% MA state average).
What is the graduation rate of Algonquin Regional High School?
The graduation rate of Algonquin Regional High School is 99%, which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 87%.
How many students attend Algonquin Regional High School?
1,269 students attend Algonquin Regional High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
72% of Algonquin Regional High School students are White, 13% of students are Asian, 8% of students are Hispanic, 5% of students are Two or more races, and 2% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Algonquin Regional High School?
Algonquin Regional High School has a student ration of 11:1, which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 12:1.
What grades does Algonquin Regional High School offer ?
Algonquin Regional High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Algonquin Regional High School part of?
Algonquin Regional High School is part of Northboro-Southboro School District.

School Reviews

5   11/15/2012
Very nice/clean/well-maintained. Principal is super nice guy. All the extracurricular activities you could imagine. Course work is challenging - makes me feel ready for college. I love it here! Senior year is going great :)
- Posted by Student/Alumni - prisc

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,269 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 28%
  • : ≥99% (Top 1%)
  • : Top 5%
  • : 81% (Top 5%)
  • : 90% (Top 1%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

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