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City-data.com school rating (using weighted 2010 test average as compared to other schools in Massachusetts) from 0 (worst) to 100 (best) is 84.

370 HOLLIS STREET
Holliston, MA 1746

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Other nearby schools ratings:
Lexington High School (19.5 miles):

93
Holliston High School:

84
Shrewsbury Senior High School (17.3 miles):

80
Medway High School (3.6 miles):

73
Maynard High School (15.2 miles):

60
Clinton Senior High School (19.9 miles):

48
Assabet Valley Voc High School (13.1 miles):

32
Brighton High School (17.9 miles):

4
Holliston High School rating compared to average state, county and city schools ratings:
Massachusetts:

58
Middlesex County:

65
Holliston:

77
Holliston High School:

84

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County name: Middlesex
School type: Regular School
Grade span: 9th grade - 12th grade

Status: Operational
Phone: (508) 429-0677 (make sure to verify first before calling)

Latitude: 42.207
Longitude: -071.443620

Enrollment in Holliston High School

2007 Student Enrollment: 899

9th grade Enrollment: 210
10th grade Enrollment: 255
11th grade Enrollment: 235
12th grade Enrollment: 198
Special grade Enrollment: 1


Male students (%): 48.8%
Here:

48.8%
State average from 3564 schools:

51.7%
Female students (%): 51.2%
Here:

51.2%
State average from 3564 schools:

48.3%

White students (%): 95.3%
This school:

95.3%
State average from 3564 schools:

71.0%
African American students (%): 1.1%
This school:

1.1%
State average from 3564 schools:

8.9%
Hispanic students (%): 1.6%
This school:

1.6%
State average from 3564 schools:

13.2%
Asian students (%): 1.8%
This school:

1.8%
State average from 3564 schools:

4.5%
Native American students (%): 0.10%
Holliston High School:

0.10%
State average from 3564 schools:

0.29%
Multi-Race Non-Hispanic students (%): 0.1%
Here:

0.1%
State average from 3564 schools:

1.9%


Genders in Holliston High School

Grades in Holliston High School

Races in Holliston High School

First Language Not English #: 25
Limited English Proficient #: 4
Special Education #: 111
Low-Income #: 27
Free Lunch #: 17
Reduced Lunch #: 10


First Language Not English %: 2.8%
Here:

2.8%
State average from 1653 schools:

15.3%
Limited English Proficient %: 0.4%
Here:

0.4%
State average from 1385 schools:

7.6%
Special Education %: 12.3%
This school:

12.3%
State average from 1778 schools:

16.4%
Low-Income %: 3.0%
Here:

3.0%
State average from 1776 schools:

31.2%
Free Lunch %: 1.9%
This school:

1.9%
State average from 1774 schools:

25.4%
Reduced Lunch %: 1.1%
Here:

1.1%
State average from 1719 schools:

6.0%



2006 Student Enrollment: 902

9th grade Enrollment: 252
10th grade Enrollment: 235
11th grade Enrollment: 201
12th grade Enrollment: 213
Special grade Enrollment: 1


Male students (%): 47.8%
Here:

47.8%
State average from 1781 schools:

51.7%
Female students (%): 52.2%
Here:

52.2%
State average from 1781 schools:

48.3%

White students (%): 95.5%
Here:

95.5%
State average from 1781 schools:

71.8%
African American students (%): 0.8%
This school:

0.8%
State average from 1781 schools:

9.0%
Hispanic students (%): 2.1%
Here:

2.1%
State average from 1781 schools:

12.7%
Asian students (%): 1.6%
This school:

1.6%
State average from 1781 schools:

4.4%
Multi-Race Non-Hispanic students (%): 0.1%
Here:

0.1%
State average from 1781 schools:

1.6%


Genders in Holliston High School

Grades in Holliston High School

Races in Holliston High School

First Language Not English #: 18
Limited English Proficient #: 2
Special Education #: 101
Low-Income #: 23


First Language Not English %: 2.0%
Here:

2.0%
State average from 1633 schools:

14.8%
Limited English Proficient %: 0.2%
This school:

0.2%
State average from 1328 schools:

7.4%
Special Education %: 11.2%
Here:

11.2%
State average from 1780 schools:

15.9%
Low-Income %: 2.5%
Here:

2.5%
State average from 1771 schools:

30.5%



2005 Student Enrollment: 882

9th grade Enrollment: 237
10th grade Enrollment: 199
11th grade Enrollment: 217
12th grade Enrollment: 226
Special grade Enrollment: 3


White students (%): 96.4%
Holliston High School:

96.4%
State average from 1746 schools:

74.4%
African American students (%): 1.2%
Here:

1.2%
State average from 1746 schools:

9.5%
Hispanic students (%): 1.0%
Here:

1.0%
State average from 1746 schools:

11.2%
Asian students (%): 1.2%
Here:

1.2%
State average from 1746 schools:

4.5%
Native American students (%): 0.10%
Holliston High School:

0.10%
State average from 1746 schools:

0.37%
Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander students (%): 49.0%
Holliston High School:

49.0%
State average from 1746 schools:

51.7%
Multi-Race Non-Hispanic students (%): 51.0%
Here:

51.0%
State average from 1746 schools:

48.3%


Grades in Holliston High School

Races in Holliston High School

First Language Not English #: 10
Limited English Proficient #: 1
Special Education #: 99
Low-Income #: 18


First Language Not English %: 1.1%
Here:

1.1%
State average from 1573 schools:

14.2%
Limited English Proficient %: 0.1%
Holliston High School:

0.1%
State average from 1217 schools:

7.4%
Special Education %: 11.2%
This school:

11.2%
State average from 1745 schools:

15.4%
Low-Income %: 2.0%
Here:

2.0%
State average from 1735 schools:

29.2%



2004 Student Enrollment: 857

9th grade Enrollment: 207
10th grade Enrollment: 227
11th grade Enrollment: 222
12th grade Enrollment: 198
Special grade Enrollment: 3


White students (%): 95.2%
This school:

95.2%
State average from 1729 schools:

75.1%
African American students (%): 1.3%
Here:

1.3%
State average from 1729 schools:

9.4%
Hispanic students (%): 1.5%
Here:

1.5%
State average from 1729 schools:

10.7%
Asian students (%): 2.0%
Holliston High School:

2.0%
State average from 1729 schools:

4.4%
Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander students (%): 48.2%
Here:

48.2%
State average from 1729 schools:

51.8%
Multi-Race Non-Hispanic students (%): 51.8%
Here:

51.8%
State average from 1729 schools:

48.1%


Grades in Holliston High School

Races in Holliston High School

First Language Not English #: 6
Limited English Proficient #: 1
Special Education #: 81
Low-Income #: 9


First Language Not English %: 0.7%
Here:

0.7%
State average from 1530 schools:

13.9%
Limited English Proficient %: 0.1%
Here:

0.1%
State average from 1098 schools:

7.7%
Special Education %: 9.5%
This school:

9.5%
State average from 1725 schools:

15.0%
Low-Income %: 1.1%
Here:

1.1%
State average from 1698 schools:

28.9%



2003 Student Enrollment: 848

9th grade Enrollment: 230
10th grade Enrollment: 224
11th grade Enrollment: 202
12th grade Enrollment: 191
Special grade Enrollment: 1


White students (%): 94.9%
Here:

94.9%
State average from 1634 schools:

75.8%
African American students (%): 1.3%
Here:

1.3%
State average from 1634 schools:

9.1%
Hispanic students (%): 1.7%
Holliston High School:

1.7%
State average from 1634 schools:

10.4%
Asian students (%): 2.1%
Holliston High School:

2.1%
State average from 1634 schools:

4.3%
Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander students (%): 48.9%
Here:

48.9%
State average from 1634 schools:

51.8%
Multi-Race Non-Hispanic students (%): 51.1%
This school:

51.1%
State average from 1634 schools:

48.2%


Grades in Holliston High School

Races in Holliston High School

First Language Not English #: 13
Low-Income #: 9


First Language Not English %: 1.5%
This school:

1.5%
State average from 1462 schools:

14.6%
Low-Income %: 1.1%
Here:

1.1%
State average from 1608 schools:

27.9%



2002 Student Enrollment: 813

10th grade Enrollment: 227
11th grade Enrollment: 201
12th grade Enrollment: 200
Special grade Enrollment: 185


White students (%): 97.0%
Holliston High School:

97.0%
State average from 1682 schools:

76.8%
African American students (%): 0.9%
Here:

0.9%
State average from 1682 schools:

8.8%
Hispanic students (%): 0.7%
Here:

0.7%
State average from 1682 schools:

9.9%
Asian students (%): 1.4%
Here:

1.4%
State average from 1682 schools:

4.2%
Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander students (%): 51.0%
Here:

51.0%
State average from 1682 schools:

51.7%
Multi-Race Non-Hispanic students (%): 49.0%
Here:

49.0%
State average from 1682 schools:

48.3%


Grades in Holliston High School

Races in Holliston High School

First Language Not English #: 15
Low-Income #: 1


First Language Not English %: 1.8%
Here:

1.8%
State average from 1452 schools:

13.6%
Low-Income %: 0.1%
Here:

0.1%
State average from 1613 schools:

27.4%



2001 Student Enrollment: 819

10th grade Enrollment: 210
11th grade Enrollment: 203
12th grade Enrollment: 181
Special grade Enrollment: 225


White students (%): 96.5%
Here:

96.5%
State average from 1664 schools:

77.2%
African American students (%): 0.7%
Here:

0.7%
State average from 1664 schools:

8.8%
Hispanic students (%): 1.2%
Here:

1.2%
State average from 1664 schools:

9.6%
Asian students (%): 1.6%
Here:

1.6%
State average from 1664 schools:

4.1%
Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander students (%): 49.9%
Here:

49.9%
State average from 1664 schools:

51.6%
Multi-Race Non-Hispanic students (%): 50.1%
Holliston High School:

50.1%
State average from 1664 schools:

48.4%


Grades in Holliston High School

Races in Holliston High School

First Language Not English #: 22
Low-Income #: 2


First Language Not English %: 2.7%
Holliston High School:

2.7%
State average from 1347 schools:

14.1%
Low-Income %: 0.2%
Here:

0.2%
State average from 1635 schools:

26.3%



2007 Attendance statistics:


Out-of-School Suspensions count: 91

Average number of Absences: 6.7
Here:

6.7
State average from 1782 schools:

8.8
Attendance Rate: 96.2%
This school:

96.2%
State average from 1782 schools:

94.8%
Out-of-School Suspensions Rate: 10.1%
Here:

10.1%
State average from 1093 schools:

8.3%




2006 Attendance statistics:


In-School Suspensions count: 7.1

Average number of Absences: 6.0
Here:

6.0
State average from 325 schools:

29.0
Attendance Rate: 0.7%
This school:

0.7%
State average from 325 schools:

4.5%
In-School Suspensions Rate: 96.0%
This school:

96.0%
State average from 1781 schools:

94.8%




2005 Attendance statistics:


In-School Suspensions count: 11.8

Average number of Absences: 7.0
Here:

7.0
State average from 322 schools:

31.1
Attendance Rate: 0.8%
This school:

0.8%
State average from 322 schools:

4.2%
In-School Suspensions Rate: 93.3%
Here:

93.3%
State average from 1746 schools:

94.8%




2004 Attendance statistics:


In-School Suspensions count: 13.7

Average number of Absences: 1.0
Here:

1.0
State average from 313 schools:

32.0
Attendance Rate: 0.1%
Here:

0.1%
State average from 314 schools:

4.6%
In-School Suspensions Rate: 92.3%
Holliston High School:

92.3%
State average from 1729 schools:

94.7%




2003 Attendance statistics:


In-School Suspensions count: 8.9
Out-of-School Suspensions count: 143

Average number of Absences: 3.0
Holliston High School:

3.0
State average from 282 schools:

30.1
Attendance Rate: 0.4%
Holliston High School:

0.4%
State average from 282 schools:

4.4%
In-School Suspensions Rate: 94.9%
Holliston High School:

94.9%
State average from 1635 schools:

94.4%
Out-of-School Suspensions Rate: 16.9%
Holliston High School:

16.9%
State average from 742 schools:

6.8%






Teacher Count in Holliston High School

Student/Teacher Ratio in Holliston High School

2007 Teacher statistics:


Total number of Teachers: 74
Total number of Teachers in Core Academic Areas: 64

Percentage of Teachers Licensed in Teaching Assignment: 96.5%
This school:

96.5%
State average from 1782 schools:

95.7%
Percentage of Core Academic Teachers Identified as Highly Qualified: 95.9%
Here:

95.9%
State average from 1781 schools:

95.3%
Student/Teacher Ratio: 12.1
Holliston High School:

12.1
State average from 1782 schools:

10.0


2006 Teacher statistics:


Total number of Teachers: 72
Total number of Teachers in Core Academic Areas: 62

Percentage of Teachers Licensed in Teaching Assignment: 100.0%
Here:

100.0%
State average from 1781 schools:

94.8%
Percentage of Core Academic Teachers Identified as Highly Qualified: 100.0%
Here:

100.0%
State average from 1781 schools:

94.1%
Student/Teacher Ratio: 12.6
This school:

12.6
State average from 1781 schools:

13.4


2005 Teacher statistics:


Total number of Teachers: 72
Total number of Teachers in Core Academic Areas: 58

Percentage of Teachers Licensed in Teaching Assignment: 78.4%
Here:

78.4%
State average from 1745 schools:

94.4%
Percentage of Core Academic Teachers Identified as Highly Qualified: 73.4%
Here:

73.4%
State average from 1733 schools:

93.9%
Student/Teacher Ratio: 12.3
Here:

12.3
State average from 1746 schools:

13.6


2004 Teacher statistics:


Total number of Teachers: 60
Total number of Teachers in Core Academic Areas: 50

Percentage of Teachers Licensed in Teaching Assignment: 96.0%
Here:

96.0%
State average from 1728 schools:

94.1%
Percentage of Core Academic Teachers Identified as Highly Qualified: 91.8%
This school:

91.8%
State average from 1724 schools:

94.4%
Student/Teacher Ratio: 14.2
Here:

14.2
State average from 1729 schools:

13.8




SAT Results in Holliston High School

2007 Scholastic Assessment Test (SAT) statistics:


Number of Test Takers: 193

Reading: 541.0
Holliston High School:

541.0
State average from 322 schools:

488.1
Writing: 551.0
This school:

551.0
State average from 322 schools:

483.3
Math: 581.0
Here:

581.0
State average from 322 schools:

496.6




2006 Scholastic Assessment Test (SAT) statistics:


Number of Test Takers: 216

Reading: 556.0
Here:

556.0
State average from 316 schools:

489.7
Writing: 561.0
This school:

561.0
State average from 316 schools:

484.0
Math: 591.0
Here:

591.0
State average from 316 schools:

498.9




2005 Scholastic Assessment Test (SAT) statistics:


Reading: 547.0
Here:

547.0
State average from 299 schools:

500.8
Writing: 571.0
This school:

571.0
State average from 299 schools:

506.6
Math: 223.0
Here:

223.0
State average from 307 schools:

143.7






MCAS Results in Holliston High School

2007 Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System (MCAS) statistics - 10th Grade:


Students Tested - English: 251
Warning / Failing - English: 1
Needs Improvement - English: 16
Proficiency - English: 135
Advanced - English: 99


Students Tested - Math: 251
Warning / Failing - Math: 1
Needs Improvement - Math: 12
Proficiency - Math: 59
Advanced - Math: 179


MCAS English Results - Holliston High School

MCAS English Results - Massachusetts

Composite Performance Index - English: 97.7
This school:

97.7
State average from 336 schools:

88.3
Needs Improvement - English (%): 6.0%
This school:

6.0%
State average from 336 schools:

24.7%
Proficiency - English (%): 54.0%
Holliston High School:

54.0%
State average from 336 schools:

50.1%
Advanced - English (%): 39.0%
This school:

39.0%
State average from 336 schools:

20.5%


MCAS Math Results - Holliston High School

MCAS Math Results - Massachusetts

Composite Performance Index - Math: 97.8
Holliston High School:

97.8
State average from 336 schools:

85.6
Needs Improvement - Math (%): 5.0%
Here:

5.0%
State average from 336 schools:

22.4%
Proficiency - Math (%): 24.0%
Here:

24.0%
State average from 336 schools:

29.0%
Advanced - Math (%): 71.0%
Here:

71.0%
State average from 336 schools:

40.4%




2006 Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System (MCAS) statistics - 10th Grade:


Students Tested - English: 194
Warning / Failing - English: 6
Needs Improvement - English: 24
Proficiency - English: 89
Advanced - English: 75


Students Tested - Math: 194
Warning / Failing - Math: 7
Needs Improvement - Math: 6
Proficiency - Math: 49
Advanced - Math: 132


MCAS English Results - Holliston High School

MCAS English Results - Massachusetts

Composite Performance Index - English: 94.8
Here:

94.8
State average from 321 schools:

86.0
Warning / Failing - English (%): 3.0%
Here:

3.0%
State average from 321 schools:

6.9%
Needs Improvement - English (%): 12.0%
Here:

12.0%
State average from 321 schools:

26.1%
Proficiency - English (%): 46.0%
Here:

46.0%
State average from 321 schools:

44.3%
Advanced - English (%): 39.0%
Here:

39.0%
State average from 321 schools:

22.8%


MCAS Math Results - Holliston High School

MCAS Math Results - Massachusetts

Composite Performance Index - Math: 97.8
Here:

97.8
State average from 321 schools:

81.8
Warning / Failing - Math (%): 4.0%
Here:

4.0%
State average from 321 schools:

11.5%
Needs Improvement - Math (%): 3.0%
This school:

3.0%
State average from 321 schools:

24.9%
Proficiency - Math (%): 25.0%
Here:

25.0%
State average from 321 schools:

28.7%
Advanced - Math (%): 68.0%
Holliston High School:

68.0%
State average from 321 schools:

35.0%




2004 Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System (MCAS) statistics - 10th Grade:


Students Tested - English: 215
Warning / Failing - English: 2
Needs Improvement - English: 26
Proficiency - English: 51
Advanced - English: 136


Students Tested - Math: 234
Warning / Failing - Math: 45
Needs Improvement - Math: 85
Proficiency - Math: 93
Advanced - Math: 11


MCAS English Results - Holliston High School

MCAS English Results - Massachusetts

Composite Performance Index - English: 95.8
Here:

95.8
State average from 317 schools:

80.4
Warning / Failing - English (%): 1.0%
Here:

1.0%
State average from 317 schools:

11.6%
Needs Improvement - English (%): 12.0%
Here:

12.0%
State average from 317 schools:

29.6%
Proficiency - English (%): 24.0%
This school:

24.0%
State average from 317 schools:

31.8%
Advanced - English (%): 63.0%
Here:

63.0%
State average from 317 schools:

27.2%


MCAS Math Results - Holliston High School

MCAS Math Results - Massachusetts

Composite Performance Index - Math: 73.0
Here:

73.0
State average from 316 schools:

83.6
Warning / Failing - Math (%): 19.0%
Here:

19.0%
State average from 316 schools:

9.0%
Needs Improvement - Math (%): 36.0%
Here:

36.0%
State average from 316 schools:

27.6%
Proficiency - Math (%): 40.0%
This school:

40.0%
State average from 316 schools:

41.9%
Advanced - Math (%): 5.0%
Here:

5.0%
State average from 316 schools:

21.6%




2003 Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System (MCAS) statistics - 10th Grade:


Students Tested - English: 218
Warning / Failing - English: 2
Needs Improvement - English: 39
Proficiency - English: 123
Advanced - English: 54


Students Tested - Math: 218
Warning / Failing - Math: 7
Needs Improvement - Math: 37
Proficiency - Math: 89
Advanced - Math: 85


MCAS English Results - Holliston High School

MCAS English Results - Massachusetts

Composite Performance Index - English: 92.7
Here:

92.7
State average from 309 schools:

83.1
Warning / Failing - English (%): 1.0%
Here:

1.0%
State average from 309 schools:

8.7%
Needs Improvement - English (%): 18.0%
Here:

18.0%
State average from 309 schools:

28.3%
Proficiency - English (%): 56.0%
Here:

56.0%
State average from 309 schools:

42.9%
Advanced - English (%): 25.0%
Here:

25.0%
State average from 309 schools:

20.2%


MCAS Math Results - Holliston High School

MCAS Math Results - Massachusetts

Composite Performance Index - Math: 91.6
This school:

91.6
State average from 309 schools:

75.4
Warning / Failing - Math (%): 3.0%
Here:

3.0%
State average from 309 schools:

17.8%
Needs Improvement - Math (%): 17.0%
Here:

17.0%
State average from 309 schools:

29.5%
Proficiency - Math (%): 41.0%
Here:

41.0%
State average from 309 schools:

28.7%
Advanced - Math (%): 39.0%
Here:

39.0%
State average from 309 schools:

24.1%






Participation Statistics:


2007 Participation - All students - English - 10th Grade:

Enrollment: 255
Standard Assessment: 251
After October: 4

AYP participation rate: 100.0%
Holliston High School:

100.0%
State average from 341 schools:

99.5%


2007 Participation - All students - Math - 10th Grade:

AYP participation rate: 100%
Enrollment: 255
Standard Assessment: 251
After October: 4

AYP participation rate: 100.0%
Here:

100.0%
State average from 341 schools:

99.0%


2007 Participation - Low income subgroup - English - 10th Grade:

AYP participation rate: 100%



2007 Participation - White subgroup - English - 10th Grade:

Enrollment: 241
Standard Assessment: 237
After October: 4

AYP participation rate: 100.0%
This school:

100.0%
State average from 312 schools:

99.6%


2007 Participation - White subgroup - Math - 10th Grade:

AYP participation rate: 100%
Enrollment: 241
Standard Assessment: 237
After October: 4

AYP participation rate: 100.0%
Here:

100.0%
State average from 310 schools:

99.3%


2007 Participation - Multi-race subgroup - English - 10th Grade:

AYP participation rate: 100%



2007 Participation - Special Education subgroup - English - 10th Grade:

Enrollment: 23
Standard Assessment: 21
After October: 2

AYP participation rate: 100.0%
Here:

100.0%
State average from 284 schools:

98.6%


2007 Participation - Special Education subgroup - Math - 10th Grade:

AYP participation rate: 100%
Enrollment: 23
Standard Assessment: 21
After October: 2

AYP participation rate: 100.0%
This school:

100.0%
State average from 286 schools:

97.8%



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