2010 City Rankings - Massachusetts High Schools

The city rankings were calculated by taking the standardized tests used by Massachusetts to determine the proficiency level across varying grades and subjects for high schools in the state. These school percentile ranks were then averaged for all high schools in each city and ordered from highest to lowest. The tests and subjects used to determine the percentile ranks can be found below. Learn more about how rankings are determined.

MCAS Exams Used To Determine Rankings

  • Biology
  • English Language Arts
  • Math
  • Physics
  • Science
Find a City's Ranking:
Rank City Name Percentile Changed From 2009
419Avon, Massachusetts
High Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 349
31.87 209
420Saugus, Massachusetts
High Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 793
31.83 215
422Randolph, Massachusetts
High Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 726
31.61 205
424Peabody, Massachusetts
High Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 1,843
30.72 221
426Gardner, Massachusetts
High Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 807
30.40 218
427Shelburne Falls, Massachusetts
High Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 573
29.94 201
396Salem, Massachusetts
High Schools: 2 | Total Enrollment: 1,540
29.63 232
417Lynn, Massachusetts
High Schools: 2 | Total Enrollment: 3,028
29.20 204
429West Springfield, Massachusetts
High Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 1,316
28.83 218
431Wareham, Massachusetts
High Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 817
27.40 219
434Clinton, Massachusetts
High Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 542
27.05 225
435North Adams, Massachusetts
High Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 616
26.68 213
437Webster, Massachusetts
High Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 860
26.38 218
451Worcester, Massachusetts
High Schools: 6 | Total Enrollment: 6,608
26.25 359
439Winchendon, Massachusetts
High Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 789
25.87 219
442Southbridge, Massachusetts
High Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 422
24.61 217
443Rockland, Massachusetts
High Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 658
24.54 242
444Haverhill, Massachusetts
High Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 1,795
24.06 226
445Brockton, Massachusetts
High Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 4,029
23.69 230
481Hyde Park, Massachusetts
High Schools: 4 | Total Enrollment: 1,494
23.17 398
446Montague, Massachusetts
High Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 316
23.15 275
471New Bedford, Massachusetts
High Schools: 2 | Total Enrollment: 3,291
22.04 242
491Springfield, Massachusetts
High Schools: 7 | Total Enrollment: 7,942
21.26 381
447Fall River, Massachusetts
High Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 2,348
21.21 220
428Brighton, Massachusetts
High Schools: 2 | Total Enrollment: 1,639
21.09 224
449Lowell, Massachusetts
High Schools: 2 | Total Enrollment: 3,439
20.59 226
454Holbrook, Massachusetts
High Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 413
18.81 218
483Revere, Massachusetts
High Schools: 2 | Total Enrollment: 1,643
18.77 285
455Holyoke, Massachusetts
High Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 1,278
18.28 222
456Everett, Massachusetts
High Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 1,763
18.02 225
466Chicopee, Massachusetts
High Schools: 2 | Total Enrollment: 2,637
16.92 238
463Charlestown, Massachusetts
High Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 901
14.96 231
464Chelsea, Massachusetts
High Schools: 2 | Total Enrollment: 1,533
14.33 227
416West Roxbury, Massachusetts
High Schools: 4 | Total Enrollment: 1,328
13.78 181
486Lawrence, Massachusetts
High Schools: 8 | Total Enrollment: 3,433
9.25 252
461South Boston, Massachusetts
High Schools: 3 | Total Enrollment: 1,080
7.84 231
478East Boston, Massachusetts
High Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 1,385
7.67 239
489Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts
High Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 202
5.71 251
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