School Details

Lyon Upper 9-12

95 Beechcroft St, Brighton, MA 02135
(617) 635-8351
3

(out of 10)

Public Grades 9-10 & ungraded 56 students Unknown students/teacher

Test Scores by grade

87%
79%
91%
79%
64%
80%
31%
49%
71%

Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System (MCAS)

In 2010-2011 Massachusetts used the Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System (MCAS) to test students in grades 3 though 8 and 10 in English language arts and math, and in grades 5, 8, and 10 in science. The grade 10 MCAS is a high school graduation requirement. The MCAS is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Massachusetts. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.
  • This school in 2013
  • Boston School District average
  • Massachusetts state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

34%
35%
63%

Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System Science and Technology/Engineering Tests (MCASSTE)

In 2010-2011 Massachusetts used the Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System Science and Technology/Engineering Tests (MCAS STE) to test students in high school in biology, chemistry, introductory physics and technology/engineering. The MCAS STE is a high school graduation requirement. The MCAS STE is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Massachusetts. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.
  • This school in 2013
  • Boston School District average
  • Massachusetts state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Lyon Upper 9-12 is a public high school. 56 students go to Lyon Upper 9-12 and are mostly Multiracial; White, non-Hispanic; and Black, non-Hispanic. 39% of the 56 students here are paying reduced lunch prices. Mesivta High School of Greater Boston is one of the nearest high schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Multiracial 4% 2%
White, non-Hispanic 34% 13%
Black, non-Hispanic 30% 38%
Hispanic 29% 38%
Native American or Native Alaskan 2% 0.4%
Asian 2% %
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 39% 74%

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