Somerset High School (Closed 2012)

  • Somerset High School served 962 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 was lower than the MA average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which was less than the state average of 36%.
  • Somerset High School operated within the Somerset School District.
  • Somerset School District's 88% graduation rate was higher than the MA state average of 85%.

School Overview

Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 962 students
Somerset High School Total Students (1991-2011)
Gender % Somerset High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 72 teachers
Somerset High School Total Teachers (2004-2011)
Students by Grade Somerset High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School (MA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 14:1
Somerset High School Student Teacher Ratio (2004-2011)
Asian
1%
6%
Somerset High School Asian Students (1991-2011)
Hispanic
1%
18%
Somerset High School Black Students (1996-2011)
Black
1%
9%
Somerset High School Black Students (1995-2011)
White
94%
64%
Somerset High School White Students (1991-2011)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Somerset High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
3%
3%
All Ethnic Groups Somerset 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.
0.12 0.34
Somerset High School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
6%
36%
Somerset High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1999-2011)
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.
1%
4%
Somerset High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2011)

District Comparison

School District Name Somerset School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
3
Number of Students Managed 1,831 1,368
Somerset School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 88% 85%
Somerset School District Graduation Rate (1993-2010)
District Total Revenue $27 MM $25 MM
Somerset School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $27 MM $25 MM
Somerset School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $14,526 $18,534
Somerset School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $14,727 $18,197
Somerset School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • SomersetSomerset Berkley Regional High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 925 students
    0 miles
    625 County Street
    SomersetMA 02726
    (508)324-3115
    09-12925
  • SomersetSomerset Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 633 students
    0.8 miles
    1141 Brayton Avenue
    SomersetMA 02726
    (508)324-3140
    0.86-8633
  • SomersetSouth Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 294 students
    1 miles
    700 Read Street
    SomersetMA 02726
    (508)324-3180
    1KG-5294
  • SomersetChace Street Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 407 students
    1.5 miles
    538 Chace Street
    SomersetMA 02726
    (508)324-3160
    1.5PK-5407
  • Fall RiverJames Tansey Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 315 students
    1.7 miles
    711 Ray Street
    Fall RiverMA 02720
    (508)675-8206
    1.7KG-5315
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