Athol High School

Tel: (978)249-2435
  • Athol High School serves 386 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the MA average of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 36%.
  • Athol High School operates within the Athol-royalston School District.
  • Athol-royalston School District's 58% graduation rate is lower than the MA state average of 85%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 386 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students386 students
Athol High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Athol High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
Athol High School Total Teachers (2005-2015)
Students by GradeAthol High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(MA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio13:113:1
Athol High School Student Teacher Ratio (2005-2015)
Asian
n/a
6%
Athol High School Asian Students (1989-2012)
Hispanic
4%
18%
Athol High School Black Students (1994-2015)
Black
3%
9%
Athol High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
92%
64%
Athol High School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Athol High School Two Or More Races Students (2009-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsAthol High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownMA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.150.55
Athol High School Diversity Score (1991-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
51%
36%
Athol High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2001-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
5%
4%
Athol High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2015)

District Comparison

  • Athol-royalston School District's student population of 1,412 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 58% has decreased from 62% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $19,654 in this district is less than the state average of $20,216. The district revenue/student has grown by 6% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $18,648 is less than the state average of $19,181. The district spending/student has grown by 6% over four years.
School District NameAthol-royalston School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed1,4121,368
Athol-royalston School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate58%85%
Athol-royalston School District Graduation Rate (1992-2015)
District Total Revenue$29 MM$29 MM
Athol-royalston School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$28 MM$28 MM
Athol-royalston School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$19,654$20,216
Athol-royalston School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$18,648$19,181
Athol-royalston School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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