Shrewsbury Senior High School

  • Shrewsbury Senior High School serves 1,831 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 90% (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 97% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Shrewsbury Senior 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 16:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Shrewsbury Senior High School's student population of 1,831 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 116 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,831 students
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Total Classroom Teachers116 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Shrewsbury Senior 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 Shrewsbury Senior High School is 0.54, 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#51 out of 1666 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
90%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
97%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:113:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
23%
7%
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Hispanic
8%
20%
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Black
2%
9%
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White
64%
60%
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score0.540.59
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Graduation Rate
96%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
11%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameShrewsbury School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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