Plymouth South High School

  • Plymouth South High School serves 1,073 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the MA average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 36%.
  • Plymouth South High School operates within the Plymouth School District.
  • Plymouth School District's 80% graduation rate is lower than the MA state average of 85%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1073 students has declined by 22% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 110 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,073 students
Plymouth South High School Total Students (1995-2015)
Gender % Plymouth South High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 110 teachers
Plymouth South High School Total Teachers (2005-2015)
Students by Grade Plymouth South High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 11:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.15 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 10:1 14:1
Plymouth South High School Student Teacher Ratio (2004-2015)
Asian
1%
6%
Plymouth South High School Asian Students (1995-2015)
Hispanic
3%
18%
Plymouth South High School Black Students (1997-2015)
Black
1%
9%
Plymouth South High School Black Students (1995-2015)
White
92%
64%
Plymouth South High School White Students (1995-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Plymouth South High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Plymouth South High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Plymouth South High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown MA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.15 0.34
Plymouth South High School Diversity Score (1995-2015)
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.
24%
36%
Plymouth South High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2015)
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.
4%
4%
Plymouth South High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2015)

District Comparison

  • Plymouth School District's student population of 7,703 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 80% has decreased from 97% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $17,033 in this district is less than the state average of $18,534. The district revenue/student has grown by 17% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $17,855 is less than the state average of $18,197. The district spending/student has grown by 21% over four years.
School District Name Plymouth School District
Number of Schools
Managed
13
3
Number of Students Managed 7,703 1,368
Plymouth School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 80% 85%
Plymouth School District Graduation Rate (1995-2010)
District Total Revenue $133 MM $25 MM
Plymouth School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $139 MM $25 MM
Plymouth School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $17,033 $18,534
Plymouth School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $17,855 $18,197
Plymouth 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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