Apponequet Regional High School

  • Apponequet Regional High School serves 747 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 85-89% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 64%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≥95% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 71%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Apponequet Regional High School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 37%.
  • Apponequet Regional High School operates within the Freetown-lakeville School District.
  • Freetown-lakeville School District's 92% graduation rate is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 87%.

Top Placements

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

  • Category Attribute
  • Overall Rank Highest overall rank (Top 5%)
  • Math Proficiency Highest math proficiency (Top 10%)
  • Reading Language/Arts Proficiency Highest reading language/arts proficiency (Top 5%)
  • Community Size Largest student body (number of students) (Top 20%)

School Overview

  • Apponequet Regional High School's student population of 747 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 59 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students747 students
Apponequet Regional High School Total Students (1989-2016)
Gender %Apponequet Regional High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers59 teachers
Apponequet Regional High School Total Teachers (2006-2016)
Students by GradeApponequet Regional High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Apponequet Regional High School is ranked within the top 5% of all 1671 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Apponequet Regional High School is 0.12, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.35. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)85-89%
64%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≥95%
71%
Student : Teacher Ratio13:113:1
Apponequet Regional High School Student Teacher Ratio (2006-2016)
Asian
1%
6%
Apponequet Regional High School Asian Students (1988-2016)
Hispanic
2%
19%
Apponequet Regional High School Black Students (2000-2016)
Black
1%
9%
Apponequet Regional High School Black Students (1990-2016)
White
94%
63%
Apponequet Regional High School White Students (1989-2016)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Apponequet Regional High School Two Or More Races Students (2009-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsApponequet Regional High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownMA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.120.35
Apponequet Regional High School Diversity Score (1989-2016)
Graduation Rate90-94%
87%
Apponequet Regional High School Graduation Rate (2011-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
Apponequet Regional High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2001-2015)
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
Apponequet Regional High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2014)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Apponequet Regional High School is Freetown-lakeville School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 397 school districts in Massachusetts (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Freetown-lakeville School District's student population of 2,835 students has decreased by 7% over five school years.
    • The district's graduation rate of 92% has decreased from 93% over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $8,827 in this district is less than the state average of $20,551. The district revenue/student has declined by 32% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $8,072 is less than the state average of $19,475. The district spending/student has declined by 36% over four school years.
    School District NameFreetown-lakeville School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    5
    3
    Number of Students Managed2,8351,344
    Freetown-lakeville School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    65%
    64%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    73%
    71%
    District Graduation Rate
    92%
    87%
    District Total Revenue$27 MM$28 MM
    District Spending$25 MM$26 MM
    District Revenue / Student$8,827$20,551
    District Spending / Student$8,072$19,475
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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