West Boylston Junior/senior High School

  • West Boylston Junior/senior High School serves 486 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 62% (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 64% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • West Boylston Junior/senior High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

  • West Boylston Junior/senior High School's student population of 486 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 48 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students486 students
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Total Classroom Teachers48 teachers
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School Comparison

  • West Boylston Junior/senior High School is ranked within the top 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 West Boylston Junior/senior High School is 0.27, 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#595 out of 1666 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:113:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
9%
20%
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Black
2%
9%
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White
85%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score0.270.59
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Graduation Rate85-89%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
16%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWest Boylston School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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