North Quincy High School

  • North Quincy High School serves 1,220 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 90% (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 93% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • North Quincy High School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 65% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 40%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • North Quincy High School's student population of 1,220 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 88 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,220 students
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Total Classroom Teachers88 teachers
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School Comparison

  • North Quincy High School is ranked within the top 10% 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 North Quincy High School is 0.56, 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#103 out of 1666 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
90%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
93%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:1n/a
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
57%
7%
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Hispanic
3%
20%
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Black
3%
9%
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White
35%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score0.560.59
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Graduation Rate
95%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
49%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in North Quincy 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 NameQuincy 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
  • Quincy Atlantic Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 497 students
    0.2 miles
    86 Hollis Avenue
    Quincy, MA 02171
    (617) 984-8727
    0.2 6-8 497
  • Quincy Francis W Parker
    Grades: K-5 | 313 students
    0.4 miles
    148 Billings Rd
    Quincy, MA 02171
    (617) 984-8710
    0.4 K-5 313
  • Quincy Montclair
    Grades: K-5 | 412 students
    0.5 miles
    8 Belmont Street
    Quincy, MA 02171
    (617) 984-8708
    0.5 K-5 412
  • Quincy Wollaston School
    Grades: K-5 | 333 students
    1.0 miles
    205 Beale Street
    Quincy, MA 02170
    (617) 984-8791
    1.0 K-5 333
  • Quincy Beechwood Knoll Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 351 students
    1.3 miles
    225 Fenno Street
    Quincy, MA 02170
    (617) 984-8781
    1.3 K-5 351

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