Billerica Memorial High School

Serves grades 8 - 12

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year [note on school closures TBD].
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
35 River Street
Billerica, MA 01821
Phone
(978) 528-8712
District
BILLERICA
County
MIDDLESEX COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
1769
Classroom Teachers
130

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Massachusetts

7

(10 is best)

Better than 63.7% of MA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

9

(10 is best)

Billerica Memorial High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 10

80 60 40 20 0
67%
59%
67%
60%
67%
57%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
14
13
13
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 293 16.6%
Grade 10 303 17.1%
Grade 11 246 13.9%
Grade 12 333 18.8%
Total 1769 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) UNREPORTED 78.1% 60.3%
Black UNREPORTED 5.0% 9.5%
Hispanic UNREPORTED 7.9% 22.4%
Asian Or Pacific Islander UNREPORTED 8.9% 7.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska UNREPORTED 0.2% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 43,200 6,892,503
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 1,639.7 878
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.1% 5.3%
5-19 YEARS OLD 16.4% 17.8%
20-44 YEARS OLD 32.7% 33.6%
45-64 YEARS OLD 30.7% 27.2%
65 OR OLDER 15.2% 16.2%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 14,935 2,617,497
Single Parent Households With Children 6.3% 9.3%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 93.1% 90.8%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 36.1% 43.7%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 26.8% 23.4%
$100,000 - $149,999 26.5% 17.8%
$75,000 - $99,999 13.6% 12.1%
$50,000 - $74,999 12.8% 14.2%
$30,000 - $49,999 10.7% 12.7%
$15,000 - $29,999 5.5% 10.4%
$15,000 or less 4.1% 9.4%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $10,919 $52,184,000 33.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,962 $9,376,000 6.0%
Staff $642 $3,070,000 2.0%
General Administration $129 $616,000 0.4%
School Administration $763 $3,647,000 2.4%
Operation $1,467 $7,012,000 4.5%
Transportation $707 $3,380,000 2.2%
Other $306 $1,463,000 0.9%
Total Support $5,977 $28,564,000 18.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $15,569 $74,404,000 48.0%
Total Expenditures $32,465 $155,152,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $10,619 $10,073,171,000 52.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,333 $1,264,777,000 6.6%
Staff $904 $857,898,000 4.5%
General Administration $199 $188,621,000 1.0%
School Administration $739 $701,244,000 3.7%
Operation $1,464 $1,388,867,000 7.3%
Transportation $854 $810,163,000 4.2%
Other $438 $415,688,000 2.2%
Total Support $5,932 $5,627,258,000 29.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,598 $3,412,797,000 17.9%
Total Expenditures $20,149 $19,113,226,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%