Classical High School

  • Classical High School serves 1,569 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 63% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 79% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 39%.

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School Overview

  • Classical High School's student population of 1,569 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 97 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,569 students
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Total Classroom Teachers97 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Classical High School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Classical High School is 0.66, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.35. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Overall School Rank#732 out of 1,671 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
53%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
79%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:113:1
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Asian
12%
7%
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Hispanic
51%
19%
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Black
12%
9%
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White
23%
61%
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Two or more races
2%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Classical High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score0.660.35
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Graduation Rate
77%
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 NameLynn School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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