Somerville High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
12.2
Math Proficiency
2.8
English Proficiency
2.9
Student/Teacher Ratio
11:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,324 Students
  • 115 Teachers

Somerville High School
81 HIGHLAND AVE
SOMERVILLE, MA 02143

Phone: (617) 625-6600

District: Somerville

Overview

At Somerville High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Somerville High School is 17 percent. The student body makeup is 50 percent male and 50 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 66 percent. Somerville High School is the only high school in the Somerville.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares with others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded None
National Rank
Unranked

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 1,324
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 66%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 72%
Full-Time Teachers 115

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in English 76%
Proficient in Math 61%
College Readiness Index 12.2

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Large Suburb
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding No

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 1
Total Students 1,324
Proficient in English (district average) 76%
Proficient in Math (district average) 61%
College Readiness (district average) 12.2

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