Ashland High School

  • Ashland High School serves 769 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 94% (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 97% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Ashland High School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Ashland High School's student population of 769 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 56 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students769 students
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Total Classroom Teachers56 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ashland High School is ranked within the top 5% 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 Ashland High School is 0.43, 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#27 out of 1666 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
94%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
97%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:113:1
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American Indian
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Asian
10%
7%
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Hispanic
11%
20%
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Black
2%
9%
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White
74%
60%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score0.430.59
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Graduation Rate
≥95%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Ashland High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAshland School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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