64 Holden Street
Shrewsbury, MA 01545
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Shrewsbury Senior High School serves 1,873 students in grades 9-12.
Shrewsbury Senior High School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 81% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 79% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 54%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 43% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,873 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 44%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 98% (Top 5% in MA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 81% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 79% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Shrewsbury Senior High School's student population of 1,873 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 124 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
1,873 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
124 teachers
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School Rankings

Shrewsbury Senior High School is ranked within the top 10% of all 1,667 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Shrewsbury Senior High School is 0.61, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.62. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MA)
Overall Testing Rank
#105 out of 1667 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
81%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
79%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
27%
7%
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Hispanic
9%
22%
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Black
4%
10%
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White
56%
57%
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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
0.61
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Graduation Rate
98%
88%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
11%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Shrewsbury Senior High School's ranking?

Shrewsbury Senior High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts for: Highest overall rank (Top 10%), Highest math proficiency (Top 5%), Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 10%) and Highest graduation rate (Top 5%).

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

81% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 51% MA state average), while 79% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 54% MA state average).

What is the graduation rate of Shrewsbury Senior High School?

The graduation rate of Shrewsbury Senior High School is 98%, which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 88%.

How many students attend Shrewsbury Senior High School?

1,873 students attend Shrewsbury Senior High School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

56% of Shrewsbury Senior High School students are White, 27% of students are Asian, 9% of students are Hispanic, 4% of students are Black, and 4% of students are Two or more races.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Shrewsbury Senior High School?

Shrewsbury Senior High School has a student ration of 15:1, which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 12:1.

What grades does Shrewsbury Senior High School offer ?

Shrewsbury Senior High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12 (offers virtual instruction).

What school district is Shrewsbury Senior High School part of?

Shrewsbury Senior High School is part of Shrewsbury School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,873 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 44%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 98% (Top 5%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 81% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 79% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

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