Sutton High School

  • Sutton High School serves 399 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 90-94% (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 ≥95% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Sutton 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 12:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Sutton High School's student population of 399 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has grown by 17% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students399 students
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Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sutton 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 Sutton High School is 0.17, 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#54 out of 1666 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)90-94%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≥95%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
2%
20%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Sutton High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
1%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Sutton High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
White
91%
60%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Sutton 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
5%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Sutton High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score0.170.59
This chart display the diversity score of Sutton High School and the public school average diversity score of Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate90-94%
87%
This chart display graduation rate of Sutton High School and public school graduation rate of Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
13%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Sutton High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Sutton High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSutton School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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