Cohasset Middle/High School

  • Cohasset Middle/High School serves 846 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 68% (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 76% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Cohasset Middle/High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Cohasset Middle/High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts for:

School Overview

  • Cohasset Middle/High School's student population of 846 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 72 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students846 students
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Total Classroom Teachers72 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Cohasset Middle/High School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Cohasset Middle/High School is 0.17, 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#385 out of 1666 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:113:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
7%
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Hispanic
2%
20%
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Black
3%
9%
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White
91%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Cohasset Middle/High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score0.170.59
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Graduation Rate≥95%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
3%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Cohasset Middle/High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Cohasset Middle/High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCohasset 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
  • Cohasset Deer Hill
    Grades: 3-5 | 390 students
    0.6 miles
    208 Sohier Rd
    Cohasset, MA 02025
    (781) 383-6115
    0.6 3-5 390
  • Cohasset Joseph Osgood
    Grades: PK-2 | 346 students
    0.7 miles
    210 Sohier Rd
    Cohasset, MA 02025
    (781) 383-6117
    0.7 PK-2 346
  • Scituate Hatherly Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 270 students
    2.6 miles
    72 Ann Vinal Rd
    Scituate, MA 02066
    (781) 545-8780
    2.6 K-5 270
  • Scituate Cushing Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 312 students
    2.8 miles
    1 Aberdeen Dr
    Scituate, MA 02066
    (781) 545-8770
    2.8 K-5 312
  • Hingham East Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 527 students
    3.0 miles
    2 Collins Street
    Hingham, MA 02043
    (781) 741-1570
    3.0 PK-5 527

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