Lowell High School

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50 Father Morrissette Boulevar
Lowell, MA 01852
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  • Lowell High School serves 3,145 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 68% (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 85% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 39%.

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 3,145 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 213 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students3,145 students
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Total Classroom Teachers213 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lowell High School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,667 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lowell High School is 0.74, which is more 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#293 out of 1667 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
53%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
85%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:113:1
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Asian
32%
7%
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Hispanic
24%
19%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Lowell High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
12%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Lowell High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
31%
61%
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Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Lowell High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score0.740.58
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Graduation Rate
85%
87%
This chart display graduation rate of Lowell High School and public school graduation rate of Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Lowell 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 NameLowell School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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