Brockton High School

  • Brockton High School serves 4,123 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55% (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 81% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Brockton High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 40%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Brockton High School's student population of 4,123 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 243 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students4,123 students
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Total Classroom Teachers243 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Brockton High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,666 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Brockton High School is 0.55, 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 School Rank#505 out of 1666 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
81%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:113:1
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American Indian
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Asian
2%
7%
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Hispanic
13%
20%
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Black
63%
9%
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White
19%
60%
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score0.550.59
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Graduation Rate
86%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBrockton School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Brockton Edison Academy
    Grades: 9-12 | 196 students
    0.2 miles
    470 Forest Avenue
    Brockton, MA 02301
    (508)580-7638
    0.2 9-12 196
  • Brockton John F Kennedy
    Grades: K-5 | 587 students
    0.6 miles
    900 Ash Street
    Brockton, MA 02301
    (508)580-7278
    0.6 K-5 587
  • Brockton West Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 637 students
    0.8 miles
    271 West St
    Brockton, MA 02301
    (508)580-7381
    0.8 6-8 637
  • Brockton Dr W Arnone Community School
    Grades: K-5 | 736 students
    1.3 miles
    135 Belmont Street
    Brockton, MA 02301
    (508)894-4440
    1.3 K-5 736
  • Brockton Gilmore Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 558 students
    1.3 miles
    150 Clinton Street
    Brockton, MA 02302
    (508)580-7235
    1.3 K-5 558

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