Somerset High School (Closed 2012)

  • Somerset High School served 962 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 84% (which was higher than the Massachusetts state average of 59%) for the 2010-11 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 94% (which was higher than the Massachusetts state average of 70%) for the 2010-11 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 was equal to the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which was lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students962 students
This chart display total students of Somerset High School by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers72 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Somerset High School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2011-2012 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (10-11)
84%
59%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Somerset High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (10-11)
94%
70%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Somerset High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio13:113:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Somerset High School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Hispanic
2%
20%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Somerset High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Black
1%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Somerset High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
White
94%
60%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Somerset High School and the percentage of White public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Somerset High School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Somerset High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score0.120.59
This chart display the diversity score of Somerset High School and the public school average diversity score of Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Graduation Rate (10-11)
97%
83%
Eligible for Free Lunch
6%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Somerset High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Somerset High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSomerset School District
Source: 2011-2012 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Somerset Somerset Berkley Regional High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,001 student
    0.0 miles
    625 County Street
    Somerset, MA 02726
    (508) 324-3115
    0.0 9-12 1,001
  • Somerset Somerset Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 606 students
    0.8 miles
    1141 Brayton Avenue
    Somerset, MA 02726
    (508) 324-3140
    0.8 6-8 606
  • Somerset South
    Grades: K-5 | 274 students
    1.0 miles
    700 Read Street
    Somerset, MA 02726
    (508) 324-3180
    1.0 K-5 274
  • Somerset Chace Street
    Grades: PK-5 | 419 students
    1.5 miles
    538 Chace Street
    Somerset, MA 02726
    (508) 324-3160
    1.5 PK-5 419
  • Fall River James Tansey
    Grades: K-5 | 315 students
    1.7 miles
    711 Ray Street
    Fall River, MA 02720
    (508) 675-8206
    1.7 K-5 315
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