Sandwich High School

365 Quaker Meetinghouse Rd
East Sandwich, MA 02537
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Sandwich High School serves 669 students in grades 9-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 85-89% (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 ≥95% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Sandwich High School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Sandwich High School's student population of 669 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 54 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students669 students
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Total Classroom Teachers54 teachers
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School Comparison

Sandwich High School is ranked within the top 5% 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 Sandwich High School is 0.12, 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
#75 out of 1666 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
85-89%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥95%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:113:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
3%
7%
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Hispanic
1%
20%
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Black
1%
9%
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White
94%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score
0.120.59
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Graduation Rate
≥95%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSandwich School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Sandwich High School is Upper Cape Cod Vocational Technical (6.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Sandwich Stem Academy (0.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Oak Ridge (1.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • East Sandwich Sandwich Stem Academy
    Grades: 7-8 | 460 students
    0.0 miles
    365 Quaker Meetinghouse Road
    East Sandwich, MA 02537
    (508) 888-4900
    0.0 7-8 460
  • East Sandwich Oak Ridge
    Grades: 3-6 | 824 students
    1.2 miles
    260 Quaker Mtg Hs Rd
    East Sandwich, MA 02537
    (508) 833-0111
    1.2 3-6 824
  • Forestdale Forestdale School
    Grades: PK-2 | 632 students
    3.4 miles
    151 Route 130
    Forestdale, MA 02644
    (508) 477-6600
    3.4 PK-2 632
  • Buzzards Bay Bournedale Elementary School
    Grades: PK-4 | 449 students
    6.1 miles
    41 Ernest Valerie Road
    Buzzards Bay, MA 02532
    (508) 759-7437
    6.1 PK-4 449
  • Marstons Mills Barnstable United Elementary School
    Grades: 4-5 | 857 students
    6.2 miles
    730 Osterville West Barnstable
    Marstons Mills, MA 02648
    (508) 420-2272
    6.2 4-5 857

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