Brookline High School

  • Brookline High School serves 1,905 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the MA average of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 36%.
  • Brookline High School operates within the Brookline School District.
  • Brookline School District's 98% graduation rate is higher than the MA state average of 85%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1905 students has grown by 5% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 156 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,905 students
Brookline High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Brookline High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers156 teachers
Brookline High School Total Teachers (2005-2015)
Students by GradeBrookline High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(MA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio12:113:1
Brookline High School Student Teacher Ratio (2005-2015)
Asian
16%
6%
Brookline High School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
10%
18%
Brookline High School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
7%
9%
Brookline High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
59%
64%
Brookline High School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
8%
3%
Brookline High School Two Or More Races Students (2009-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsBrookline 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.
0.610.55
Brookline 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.
12%
36%
Brookline High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1999-2015)
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.
2%
4%
Brookline High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Brookline School District's student population of 7,508 students has grown by 5% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 98% has increased from 97% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $18,211 in this district is less than the state average of $20,216. The district revenue/student has declined by 6% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $17,657 is less than the state average of $19,181. The district spending/student has declined by 10% over four years.
School District NameBrookline School District
Number of Schools
Managed
12
3
Number of Students Managed7,5081,368
Brookline School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate98%85%
Brookline School District Graduation Rate (1992-2015)
District Total Revenue$130 MM$29 MM
Brookline School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$126 MM$28 MM
Brookline School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$18,211$20,216
Brookline School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$17,657$19,181
Brookline 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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