Sharon High School

181 Pond Street
Sharon, MA 02067
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
Sharon High School serves 1,139 students in grades 9-12.
Sharon 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 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 79% (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 86% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 49%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Asian), which is equal to the Massachusetts state average of 44% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,139 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 44%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥99% (Top 1% in MA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 79% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 86% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Sharon High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts for:

School Overview

Sharon High School's student population of 1,139 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 104 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
1,139 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
104 teachers
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School Rankings

Sharon High School is ranked within the top 5% 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 Sharon High School is 0.60, 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
#41 out of 1644 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
79%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
86%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
29%
7%
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Hispanic
5%
23%
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Black
5%
10%
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White
56%
56%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.60
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Graduation Rate
≥99%
87%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
6%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
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 Sharon High School's ranking?
Sharon High School is ranked #41 out of 1,644 schools, which ranks it among the top 5% of public schools in Massachusetts.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
79% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% MA state average), while 86% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% MA state average).
What is the graduation rate of Sharon High School?
The graduation rate of Sharon High School is 99%, which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 87%.
How many students attend Sharon High School?
1,139 students attend Sharon High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
56% of Sharon High School students are White, 29% of students are Asian, 5% of students are Hispanic, 5% of students are Black, and 5% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Sharon High School?
Sharon High School has a student ration of 11:1, which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 12:1.
What grades does Sharon High School offer ?
Sharon High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Sharon High School part of?
Sharon High School is part of Sharon School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,139 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 44%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥99% (Top 1%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 79% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 86% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

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