Bourne High School

  • Bourne High School serves 480 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 80-84% (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 ≥95% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Bourne High School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Bourne High School's student population of 480 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 38 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students480 students
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Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Bourne High School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Bourne High School is 0.22, 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#105 out of 1666 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)80-84%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≥95%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:113:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
7%
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Hispanic
5%
20%
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Black
3%
9%
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White
88%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score0.220.59
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Graduation Rate90-94%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
23%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBourne School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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  • Buzzards Bay Bourne Middle School
    Grades: 5-8 | 683 students
    0.1 miles
    77 Waterhouse Road
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    (508) 759-0690
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  • Buzzards Bay Peebles Elementary School
    Grades: K-4 | 339 students
    0.1 miles
    70 Trowbridge Rd
    Buzzards Bay, MA 02532
    (508) 759-0680
    0.1 K-4 339
  • Buzzards Bay Upper Cape Cod Vocational Technical Vocational School
    Grades: 9-12 | 715 students
    0.8 miles
    220 Sandwich Rd
    Buzzards Bay, MA 02532
    (508) 759-7711
    0.8 9-12 715
  • Buzzards Bay Bournedale Elementary School
    Grades: PK-4 | 449 students
    2.1 miles
    41 Ernest Valerie Road
    Buzzards Bay, MA 02532
    (508) 759-7437
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  • Wareham Minot Forest
    Grades: 3-4 | 490 students
    5.1 miles
    63 Minot Avenue
    Wareham, MA 02571
    (508) 291-3555
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