Duxbury High School

  • Duxbury High School serves 1,053 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 94% (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 98% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Duxbury High School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, 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 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Duxbury High School's student population of 1,053 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 80 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,053 students
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Total Classroom Teachers80 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Duxbury High School is ranked within the top 5% 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 Duxbury High School is 0.12, 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#18 out of 1666 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
94%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
98%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:113:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
7%
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Hispanic
2%
20%
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Black
n/a
9%
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White
94%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score0.120.59
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Graduation Rate
97%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
6%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Duxbury High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDuxbury 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
  • Duxbury Duxbury Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 743 students
    0.3 miles
    71 Alden Street
    Duxbury, MA 02332
    (781) 934-7640
    0.3 6-8 743
  • Duxbury Alden School
    Grades: 3-5 | 676 students
    0.4 miles
    75 Alden Street
    Duxbury, MA 02332
    (781) 934-7630
    0.4 3-5 676
  • Marshfield Gov Edward Winslow
    Grades: K-5 | 413 students
    1.5 miles
    60 Regis Rd
    Marshfield, MA 02050
    (781) 834-5060
    1.5 K-5 413
  • Duxbury Chandler Elementary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 625 students
    3.2 miles
    93 Chandler Street
    Duxbury, MA 02332
    (781) 934-7680
    3.2 PK-2 625
  • Marshfield Daniel Webster
    Grades: PK-5 | 403 students
    3.2 miles
    1456 Ocean Street
    Marshfield, MA 02050
    (781) 834-5045
    3.2 PK-5 403

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