Southbridge High School

  • Southbridge High School serves 500 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65-69% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Southbridge High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 40%.

School Overview

  • Southbridge High School's student population of 500 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 47 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students500 students
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Total Classroom Teachers47 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Southbridge High School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Southbridge 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#894 out of 1666 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
56%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Southbridge 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 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio11:1n/a
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
7%
Hispanic
54%
20%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Southbridge High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
2%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Southbridge High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
42%
60%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Southbridge High School and the percentage of White public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Southbridge High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score0.540.59
This chart display the diversity score of Southbridge High School and the public school average diversity score of Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate70-74%
87%
This chart display graduation rate of Southbridge High School and public school graduation rate of Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSouthbridge School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Southbridge Southbridge Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 483 students
    0.3 miles
    132 Torrey Road
    Southbridge, MA 01550
    (508) 764-5440
    0.3 6-8 483
  • Southbridge Eastford Road
    Grades: PK-1 | 393 students
    0.5 miles
    120 Eastford Road
    Southbridge, MA 01550
    (508) 764-5460
    0.5 PK-1 393
  • Southbridge West Street
    Grades: 2-5 | 317 students
    0.6 miles
    156 West Street
    Southbridge, MA 01550
    (508) 764-5470
    0.6 2-5 317
  • Sturbridge Old Sturbridge Academy Charter Public School Charter School
    Grades: K-3 | 160 students
    0.9 miles
    1 Old Sturbridge Village Road
    Sturbridge, MA 01566
    (508) 347-0283
    0.9 K-3 160
  • Southbridge Charlton Street
    Grades: 2-5 | 310 students
    1.0 miles
    220 Charlton Street
    Southbridge, MA 01550
    (508) 764-5475
    1.0 2-5 310

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