Tyngsborough High School

  • Tyngsborough High School serves 476 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.
  • Tyngsborough 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 14:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

  • Tyngsborough High School's student population of 476 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students476 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Tyngsborough 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 Tyngsborough High School is 0.26, 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 Ratio14:113:1
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
5%
7%
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Hispanic
3%
20%
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Black
2%
9%
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White
86%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score0.260.59
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Graduation Rate≥95%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
9%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTyngsborough School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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