Taunton High School



Taunton High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Taunton High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 623
9 505
10 439
11 441
12 370
UG 10

Taunton High School is a public high school of the Taunton School District located in Taunton, MA. It has 2,388 students in grades 8th through 12th. Taunton High School is the 4th largest public high school in Massachusetts and the 727th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 15.8 to 1.

Total Students: 2,388
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 151.28

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Taunton High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 1,201
(50%)
1,201
(50%)
 Female 1,187
(50%)
1,187
(50%)

Taunton High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 1,749
(73%)
1,749
(73%)
 Hispanic 276
(12%)
276
(12%)
 Black 216
(9%)
216
(9%)
 Two or More 103
(4%)
103
(4%)
 Asian 31
(1%)
31
(1%)
 American Indian 11
(0%)
11
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
2
(0%)

Taunton High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 1,328
(56%)
1,328
(56%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 938
(39%)
938
(39%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 122
(5%)
122
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Taunton High School is ranked 18th out of 0 ranked schools in Massachusetts, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Taunton High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (44.4%) is slightly higher than the state average of 34.7%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Taunton High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1925
2006 1948
2007 1823
2008 1838
2009 1815
2010 1920
2011 2378
2012 2388

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.1
2006 18
2007 14.9
2008 15.2
2009 15.1
2010 N/A
2011 15.8
2012 15.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.31376623376623
2006 0.35215605749487
2007 0.34174437739989
2008 0.35527747551687
2009 0.36363636363636
2010 0.39895833333333
2011 0.40622371740959
2012 0.44388609715243

Compare Taunton High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,162.0% 11.6:1
 
1,580.0% 15.8:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 34.7%
 
This School 44.4%
 
National Average 46.8%
 

Top Nearby High Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Taunton High School
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Public 08 - 12 2,388 15.8:1  
Bristol-Plymouth Vocational Technical
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Public 09 - 12 1,275 13.4:1 2 miles
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Private 09 - 12 577 12:1 2 miles
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Private 07 - 12 91 5:1 6 miles
New Testament Christian School
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Private PK - 12 121 9:1 7 miles
Dighton-Rehoboth Regional High School
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Public 09 - 12 891 11.5:1 8 miles
Norton High School
Norton, MA
Public 09 - 12 707 13.6:1 8 miles
Southeastern Regional Vocational Technical
South Easton, MA
Public 09 - 12 1,255 11.2:1 8 miles
Bridgewater-Raynham Regional
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Public 09 - 12 1,527 16.5:1 8 miles
Bridgewater Middle School
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Public 07 - 08 557 15.4:1 8 miles
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Data on U.S. Public High Schools & Private High Schools

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