Lowell High School

50 Father Morrissette Boulevar
Lowell, MA 01852
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
3.00 5 1 (1 review)
Lowell High School serves 3,154 students in grades 9-12.
Lowell High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
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 84% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Lowell High School's student population of 3,154 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 214 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students3,154 students
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Total Classroom Teachers214 teachers
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School Comparison

Lowell High School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Lowell High School is 0.75, which is more 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
#323 out of 1666 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
84%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:113:1
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American Indian
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Asian
32%
7%
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Hispanic
25%
20%
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Black
11%
9%
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White
29%
60%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.750.59
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Graduation Rate
83%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
50%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLowell School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Lowell High School is Lowell Middlesex Academy Charter School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Lowell Community Charter Public School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Lowell Lowell Middlesex Academy Charter School Charter School
    Grades: 9-12 | 91 students
    0.3 miles
    67 Middle Street
    Lowell, MA 01852
    (978) 656-3165
    0.3 9-12 91
  • Lowell Lowell Community Charter Public School Charter School
    Math: 54% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 814 students
    0.4 miles
    206 Jackson Street
    Lowell, MA 01852
    (978) 323-0800
    0.4 PK-8 814
  • Lowell Charlotte M Murkland Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 501 students
    0.5 miles
    350 Adams Street
    Lowell, MA 01854
    (978) 937-2826
    0.5 PK-4 501
  • Lowell Collegiate Charter School Of Lowell Charter School
    Math: 28% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-7 | 759 students
    0.5 miles
    1857 Middlesex Street
    Lowell, MA 01851
    (978) 458-1399
    0.5 K-7 759
  • Lowell Greenhalge Math: 30-34% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 502 students
    0.7 miles
    149 Ennell Street
    Lowell, MA 01850
    (978) 937-7670
    0.7 PK-4 502

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