Ipswich High School

  • Ipswich High School serves 543 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 85-89% (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 ≥95% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 39%.

Top Placements

Ipswich High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts for:

School Overview

  • Ipswich High School's student population of 543 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 50 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2005)
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students543 students
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Total Classroom Teachers50 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ipswich High School's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Ipswich High School is 0.17, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.58. 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#82 out of 1,671 schools
(Top 5%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)85-89%
53%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≥95%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:113:1
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Asian
2%
7%
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Hispanic
4%
19%
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Black
n/a
9%
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White
91%
61%
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Two or more races
3%
3%
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Diversity Score0.170.58
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Graduation Rate≥95%
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 NameIpswich School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Ipswich Ipswich Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 458 students
    0.0 miles
    130 High Street
    Ipswich, MA 01938
    (978)356-3535
    0.0 6-8 458
  • Ipswich Winthrop
    Grades: PK-5 | 383 students
    0.7 miles
    65 Central Street
    Ipswich, MA 01938
    (978)356-2976
    0.7 PK-5 383
  • Ipswich Paul F Doyon Memorial
    Grades: PK-5 | 394 students
    1.6 miles
    216 Linebrook Rd
    Ipswich, MA 01938
    (978)356-5506
    1.6 PK-5 394
  • Rowley Pine Grove
    Grades: PK-6 | 471 students
    2.4 miles
    191 Main Street
    Rowley, MA 01969
    (978)948-2520
    2.4 PK-6 471
  • South Hamilton Miles River Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 407 students
    4.1 miles
    787 Bay Rd
    South Hamilton, MA 01982
    (978)468-0362
    4.1 6-8 407

School Reviews

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A. High end programs involving everything u can at any level. B. Manditory music, art, or sports ect.programs will allow a high achievers student and will become wanted at any college. Wide variety of programs. C. Ipswich highschool is home to the Superbowl champs, and the State finals in basketball of 2 years in a rown, and every other division made it to the finals for years straight. All students recieve awards. E. Parents are involved with every aspect of the school. Required that they are involved mainy in Acedemics, and sports.
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