Plymouth North High School

41 Obery Street
Plymouth, MA 02360
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Plymouth North High School serves 1,310 students in grades 9-12.
Plymouth North High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 46% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 37%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 49%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the Massachusetts state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 44% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2023-24)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,310 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 17%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 95% (Top 50% in MA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 46% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 65% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Plymouth North High School's student population of 1,310 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 105 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
1,310 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
105 teachers
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School Rankings

Plymouth North High School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,644 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Plymouth North High School is 0.30, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MA)
Overall Testing Rank
#489 out of 1644 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
7%
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Hispanic
8%
23%
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Black
3%
10%
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White
83%
56%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.30
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Graduation Rate
95%
87%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
29%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Plymouth North High School's ranking?
Plymouth North High School is ranked #489 out of 1,644 schools, which ranks it among the top 30% of public schools in Massachusetts.
What schools are Plymouth North High School often compared to?
Plymouth North High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Plymouth South High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
46% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% MA state average), while 65% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% MA state average).
What is the graduation rate of Plymouth North High School?
The graduation rate of Plymouth North High School is 95%, which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 87%.
How many students attend Plymouth North High School?
1,310 students attend Plymouth North High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
83% of Plymouth North High School students are White, 8% of students are Hispanic, 4% of students are Two or more races, 3% of students are Black, and 2% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Plymouth North High School?
Plymouth North High School has a student ration of 12:1, which is equal to the Massachusetts state average of 12:1.
What grades does Plymouth North High School offer ?
Plymouth North High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Plymouth North High School part of?
Plymouth North High School is part of Plymouth School District.

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Quick Stats (2023-24)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,310 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 17%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 95% (Top 50%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 46% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 65% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

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