Lunenburg High School

  • Lunenburg High School serves 439 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 90-94% (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 90-94% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 39%.

School Overview

  • Lunenburg High School's student population of 439 students has declined by 23% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has declined by 18% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students439 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lunenburg High School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lunenburg High School is 0.22, 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#373 out of 1,671 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)90-94%
53%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)90-94%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:113:1
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Asian
5%
7%
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Hispanic
2%
19%
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Black
4%
9%
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White
88%
61%
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Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score0.220.58
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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 NameLunenburg 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
  • Lunenburg Lunenburg Primary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 386 students
    0.9 miles
    1401 Massachusetts Avenue
    Lunenburg, MA 01462
    (978)582-4122
    0.9 PK-2 386
  • Leominster Johnny Appleseed
    Grades: K-5 | 630 students
    3.3 miles
    845 Main Street
    Leominster, MA 01453
    (978)534-7765
    3.3 K-5 630
  • Fitchburg Goodrich Academy
    Grades: 9-12 | 172 students
    3.4 miles
    111 Goodrich Street
    Fitchburg, MA 01420
    (978)345-3244
    3.4 9-12 172
  • Fitchburg Mckay Arts Academy
    Grades: PK-8 | 673 students
    3.6 miles
    67 Rindge Road
    Fitchburg, MA 01420
    (978)665-3187
    3.6 PK-8 673
  • Leominster Sky View Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 884 students
    3.9 miles
    500 Kennedy Way
    Leominster, MA 01453
    (978)534-7780
    3.9 6-8 884

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