School Details

Tyngsborough High School

36 Norris Rd, Tyngsborough, MA 01879
(978) 649-7571
7

(out of 10)

Public Grades 9-12 & ungraded 504 students 11 students/teacher (MA avg is 14)

Test Scores by grade

97%
96%
91%
90%
87%
80%
94%
93%
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
  • Tyngsborough School District average
  • Massachusetts state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

85%
83%
73%

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
  • Tyngsborough School District average
  • Massachusetts state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Tyngsborough High School is a public high school in Tyngsboro. The principal of Tyngsborough High School is Donald Ciampa. 504 students attend Tyngsborough High School and are mostly White, non-Hispanic; Asian/Pacific Islander; and Asian. 7% of the 504 students here have subsidized lunches. The ratio of students to teachers at Tyngsborough High School is 11:1. Academy of Notre Dame is one of the nearest high schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Band
  • Ceramics sculpture
  • Chorus
  • Computer arts
  • Dance
  • Drawing painting
  • Orchestra
  • Photography
  • Theater drama
  • Video film production

Languages Taught

  • French
  • Spanish

Sports

  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Cheerleading
  • Cross country
  • Field hockey
  • Football
  • Golf
  • Lacrosse
  • P.E. classes
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Track
  • Wrestling

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 91% 87%
Asian/Pacific Islander 4% 6%
Asian 4% %
Hispanic 3% 4%
Multiracial 2% 3%
Black, non-Hispanic 0.4% 1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.2% 0%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 7% 9%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (3 years ago)

    Very happy with this school. Smaller school means all teachers and students know one another so it's harder for a student to slip through the cracks. Excellent theater program new robotics program great sports and team spirit passionate teachers.

  • (4 years ago)

    Extremely unresponsive administration calls and emails are not returned questions or issues are not addressed clearly or expeditiously Excellent new science and math teachers

  • (7 years ago)

    I have lived in tyngsborough for 15 years and all my children have attended the schools here. I love the teachers the programs that are offered. The staff is great. My kids have done well!

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Overall score

(based on 3 ratings & reviews)

  • Teacher quality
  • Principal leadership
  • Parent involvement

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