Athol High School

2363 Main Street

Athol, MA 01331

Tel: (978)249-2435
  • Athol High School serves 386 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the MA average of 14:1.
  • 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 Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 386 students
Athol High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Athol High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Athol High School Total Teachers (2005-2015)
Students by Grade Athol High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.15 is less than the state average of 0.34. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 14:1
Athol High School Student Teacher Ratio (2004-2014)
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)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Athol High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Athol High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
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.
0.15 0.34
Athol High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
n/a n/a
Athol High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2014)
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.
n/a n/a
Athol High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2014)

District Comparison

  • Athol-royalston School District's student population of 1,412 students has decreased by 7% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 58% has increased from 55% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $17,037 in this district is less than the state average of $17,359. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $16,335 is less than the state average of $17,039. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Athol-royalston School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed 1,412 1,368
Athol-royalston School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate 58% 85%
Athol-royalston School District Graduation Rate (1993-2015)
District Total Revenue $25 MM $24 MM
Athol-royalston School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $24 MM $23 MM
Athol-royalston School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $17,037 $17,359
Athol-royalston School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $16,335 $17,039
Athol-royalston School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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