Norton High School

66 West Main Street

Norton, MA 02766

Tel: (508)285-0160
  • Norton High School serves 731 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the MA average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 36%.
  • Norton High School operates within the Norton School District.
  • Norton School District's 72% graduation rate is lower than the MA state average of 85%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 731 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 53 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 731 students
Norton High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Norton High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 53 teachers
Norton High School Total Teachers (2005-2015)
Students by Grade Norton High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.09 is less than the state average of 0.34. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 14:1
Norton High School Student Teacher Ratio (2004-2015)
Asian
n/a
6%
Norton High School Asian Students (1988-2014)
Hispanic
n/a
18%
Norton High School Black Students (1996-2014)
Black
n/a
9%
Norton High School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
n/a
64%
Norton High School White Students (1990-2014)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Norton High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2011)
Two or more races
n/a
3%
Norton High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.09 0.34
Norton High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
13%
36%
Norton High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
3%
4%
Norton High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Norton School District's student population of 2,526 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 72% has decreased from 98% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $17,667 in this district is less than the state average of $18,534. The district revenue/student has grown by 25% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $20,726 is higher than the state average of $18,197. The district spending/student has grown by 49% over four years.
School District Name Norton School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed 2,526 1,368
Norton School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 72% 85%
Norton School District Graduation Rate (1992-2010)
District Total Revenue $45 MM $25 MM
Norton School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $53 MM $25 MM
Norton School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $17,667 $18,534
Norton School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $20,726 $18,197
Norton School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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  • NortonHenri A. Yelle Middle School
    Grades: 4-5 | 382 students
    0.2 miles
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    (508)285-0190
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  • NortonNorton Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 621 students
    0.9 miles
    215 West Main Street
    NortonMA 02766
    (508)285-0140
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  • NortonL G Nourse Elementary School
    Grades: PK-3 | 344 students
    1.5 miles
    38 Plain Street
    NortonMA 02766
    (508)285-0110
    1.5PK-3344
  • NortonJ C Solmonese Elementary School
    Grades: KG-3 | 448 students
    3.3 miles
    315 West Main Street
    NortonMA 02766
    (508)285-0120
    3.3KG-3448
  • TauntonBenjamin Friedman Middle School
    Grades: 5-7 | 796 students
    4.2 miles
    500 Norton Avenue
    TauntonMA 02780
    (508)821-1493
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