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Information Services - Statistical Reports

Dropout Rates 1993 - 1994

Adjusted Annual Dropout Rates
by School and District

DistrictSchool1993 Rate (%)1994 Rate(%)1994 Dropouts(#) 1994 Enrollment
AbingtonAbington High0.62.011549
AgawamAgawam High3.13.3361,096
AmesburyAmesbury High2.42.817597
AndoverAndover High0.80.9111,252
ArlingtonArlington High0.82.120939
AshlandAshland High0.00.00379
AttleboroAttleboro High6.06.4711,118
 Attleboro Voc Tech8.38.329350
 Total6.56.81001,468
AuburnAuburn Sr High0.51.48590
AvonAvon Middle/High0.01.94208
AyerAyer Sr High   0
 Ayer Jr/Sr High3.45.117336
 Total3.45.117336
BarnstableBarnstable High3.85.5841,518
BedfordBedford High0.21.06585
BelchertownBelchertown High1.42.210445
BellinghamBellingham Memorial1.31.58539
 Bellingham Alt18.226.9726
 Total2.02.715565
BelmontBelmont High0.50.54765
BeverlyBeverly High2.96.3771,231
BillericaBillerica Memorial0.81.7241,435
BostonWilliam McKinley20.824.545184
 Brighton High9.59.21241,342
 Charlestown High9.28.61111,289
 Dorchester High15.914.21761,237
 Jeremiah E Burke4.96.866975
 East Boston High7.510.51351,285
 The English High9.013.21781,349
 Madison Park High11.712.2001,660
 Boston Latin0.30.33916
 Hyde Park High7.35.5641,172
 Boston Latin0.10.111,521
 South Boston High10.87.8801,030
 West Roxbury Sch4.53.1421,366
 Boston Tech High1.72.120962
 Boston High11.97.2811,129
 Snowden Int'L High4.54.825522
 Horace Mann3.40.0028
 Total7.67.51,35117,967
BourneBourne High1.82.011554
BraintreeBraintree High1.01.6191,179
BrocktonLincoln Altern Sch35.150.02040
 Brockton High8.77.72272,936
 Total9.08.32472,976
BrooklineBrookline High0.50.581,652
BurlingtonBurlington High0.41.312936
CambridgeCambridge Rindge & 4.03.3672,018
CantonCanton High1.11.812677
CarverCarver High 3.418534
ChathamChatham High1.32.54159
ChelmsfordChelmsford High0.60.9131,480
ChelseaChelsea High8.51.310798
ChicopeeChicopee High5.46.358923
 Chicopee5.45.1651,282
 Total5.45.61232,205
ClintonClinton Sr High3.06.325399
CohassetCohasset Jr/Sr High0.00.00285
DanversDanvers High0.81.411789
 Danvers Altern High3.830.0620
 Total0.92.117809
DartmouthDartmouth High1.12.2241,110
DedhamDedham High0.83.019632
DouglasDouglas Memorial1.62.14189
DracutDracut Sr High2.61.815833
DuxburyDuxbury High0.40.75721
East BridgewaterEast Bridgewater1.81.38611
EasthamptonEasthampton High3.84.523509
East LongmeadowEast Longmeadow0.81.18697
EastonEaston Jr High0.01.02202
 Oliver Ames High0.80.64640
 Total0.60.76842
EverettEverett High5.03.7441,188
FairhavenFairhaven High2.94.728594
Fall RiverB M C Durfee High8.76.71832,733
FalmouthFalmouth High3.75.2751,430
FitchburgFitchburg High3.43.229908
FoxboroughFoxborough High1.43.421621
FraminghamFramingham North   0
 Framingham South   0
 Framingham High3.23.2551,698
 Total3.23.2551,698
FranklinFranklin High1.01.19823
GardnerGardner High2.82.316706
GeorgetownGeorgetown Jr/Sr1.41.44289
GloucesterGloucester High3.73.735949
 Gloucester Alt High20.012.5324
 Total3.93.938973
GraftonGrafton Memorial Sr1.12.712451
GranbyGranby Jr/Sr High0.41.95257
GreenfieldGreenfield Sr High6.87.445606
HadleyHopkins Academy0.01.52137
HanoverHanover High0.40.63500
HarvardBromfield0.00.41262
HarwichHarwich High0.92.69351
HatfieldSmith Academy2.90.00105
HaverhillHaverhill High3.52.8391,392
HinghamHingham High0.00.43819
HolbrookHolbrook Jr/Sr High0.62.68313
HollistonHolliston High0.40.32747
HolyokeHolyoke High11.013.51491,106
 Wm J Dean Voc Tech3.93.728761
 Total8.39.51771,867
HopedaleHopedale Jr/Sr High1.00.41227
HopkintonHopkinton Jr/Sr0.00.62331
HudsonHudson High1.82.212540
HullHull Jr/Sr High1.40.83375
IpswichIpswich High0.72.611417
LawrenceLawrence High14.013.82611,887
LeeLee High0.30.00285
LeicesterLeicester High2.13.112386
LenoxLenox Memorial High0.40.41237
LeominsterLeominster Sr High5.04.2441,049
 Leominster High6.55.422409
 Total5.44.5661,458
LexingtonLexington High0.10.451,396
LittletonLittleton Jr/Sr0.52.98276
LongmeadowLongmeadow High0.50.11903
LowellLowell High3.13.3802,418
LudlowLudlow Sr High1.71.815837
LunenburgLunenburg High1.95.024483
LynnClassical High6.37.855708
 Lynn English High9.913.01661,278
 O'Keefe Altern High6.525.9727
 Lynn Voc Tech Inst3.84.639845
 Total7.19.32672,858
LynnfieldLynnfield High0.81.04386
MaldenMalden High2.16.5781,196
ManchesterManchester Jr/Sr1.80.51214
MansfieldMansfield High2.02.014715
MarbleheadMarblehead High0.30.64654
MarlboroughMarlborough High2.44.436816
MarshfieldMarshfield High1.31.7171,007
MaynardMaynard High3.93.58230
MedfieldMedfield Sr High0.00.21489
MedfordMedford High1.11.6181,120
 Curtis-Tufts5.010.8437
 Medford Voc Tech1.61.54260
 Total1.31.8261,417
MedwayMedway High0.41.36463
MelroseMelrose High0.60.99967
MethuenMethuen High5.34.0581,465
MiddleboroughMiddleborough High2.33.629797
MilfordMilford High2.13.7381,029
MillburyMillbury Memorial3.92.39384
MillisMillis High0.81.23247
MiltonMilton High0.11.18721
MonsonMonson Jr/Sr High1.80.00323
NantucketNantucket High1.51.84219
NatickNatick High0.51.09899
 East School9.17.7113
 Total0.61.110912
NeedhamNeedham High0.20.33969
New BedfordNew Bedford High10.28.82863,259
 New Bedford Alt44.030.21343
 Total10.79.12993,302
NewburyportNewburyport High3.83.721570
NewtonNewton North High0.41.3231,729
 Newton South High0.60.891,076
 Total0.41.1322,805
North AdamsDrury High4.13.619533
NorthamptonNorthampton High3.25.440745
North AndoverNorth Andover High1.01.210829
NorthNorth Attleboro2.92.623890
NorthbridgeNorthbridge Jr-Sr1.81.77421
North BrookfieldNorth Brookfield1.54.38187
North ReadingNorth Reading High1.10.63474
NortonNorton High2.84.422497
NorwellNorwell High0.50.52415
NorwoodNorwood High1.92.928970
OxfordOxford High0.61.26500
PalmerPalmer High1.61.67450
PeabodyVeterans Memorial2.34.5701,569
 Peabody Altern High26.30.0018
 Peabody Vocational7.7  0
 Total3.04.4701,587
PittsfieldPittsfield High3.87.464864
 Taconic High6.75.429536
 Hibbard Alternative41.933.32472
 Pittsfield4.87.123322
 Total6.47.81401,794
PlymouthPlymouth North High 0.44998
 Plymouth South High 2.822797
 Plymouth South 2.511434
 Total*******1.7372,229
ProvincetownProvincetown High3.33.14128
QuincyQuincy High1.91.2141,160
 North Quincy High1.61.8211,169
 Total1.71.5352,329
RandolphRandolph Jr/Sr High2.54.642921
ReadingReading Memorial2.51.716951
RevereRevere High3.94.544971
RocklandRockland Sr High1.62.818641
RockportRockport Sr High   0
 Rockport1.32.97239
 Total1.32.97239
SalemSalem High6.54.7511,080
SandwichSandwich High0.92.117795
SaugusSaugus High1.13.126828
ScituateScituate High0.80.74607
SeekonkSeekonk High1.11.58545
SharonSharon High0.31.07726
ShrewsburyShrewsbury Sr High2.33.431900
SomersetSomerset High1.13.029958
SomervilleNext Wave Jr High 50.012
 Somerville High5.26.21161,883
 Full Circle High23.351.82956
 Total5.77.51461,941
SouthbridgeSouthbridge High10.110.555526
South HadleySouth Hadley High0.20.32596
SpringfieldBridge Academy Jr & 50.00.00104
 Springfield Central2.24.21102,624
 High School of17.413.61921,416
 Putnam Voc Tech12.75.0781,571
 Total10.26.63805,715
StonehamStoneham High0.90.86772
StoughtonStoughton High2.43.1331,066
SuttonSutton High0.81.13278
SwampscottSwampscott High0.32.314616
SwanseaJoseph Case High2.30.00688
TauntonTaunton High6.73.6511,423
TewksburyTewksbury Memorial2.02.320854
TyngsboroughTyngsborough Jr/Sr1.41.14359
UxbridgeUxbridge High2.84.517379
WakefieldWakefield Memorial2.92.321903
WalpoleWalpole High0.50.43822
WalthamWaltham Sr High2.13.0411,387
 Waltham Vocational10.714.315105
 Total2.83.8561,492
WareWare High4.94.612260
WarehamWareham Sr High1.22.417701
WatertownWatertown High2.52.819685
WaylandWayland High0.00.21587
WebsterBartlett Jr/Sr High3.04.323531
WellesleyWellesley Sr High0.10.75756
WestboroughWestborough High1.21.38603
West BoylstonWest Boylston Jr/Sr0.90.00243
West BridgewaterWest Bridgewater4.03.69248
WestfieldWestfield High5.24.1561,372
 Westfield0.031.8722
 Westfield Voc High4.22.26271
 Total5.04.1691,665
WestfordWestford Academy0.41.613834
WestonWeston High0.00.21432
WestportWestport High2.83.315453
West SpringfieldWest Springfield4.23.9401,019
WestwoodWestwood High0.00.21474
WeymouthWeymouth Jr High0.20.21433
 Weymouth High/Voc3.23.7481,291
 Total2.52.8491,724
WilmingtonWilmington High2.10.96638
WinchendonMurdock High5.46.218292
WinchesterWinchester High0.60.43801
WinthropWinthrop Sr High0.23.318538
WoburnWoburn High 1.1131,205
WorcesterBurncoat Senior8.37.773950
 Doherty Memorial6.76.8841,236
 North High3.08.474876
 South High10.611.01271,150
 Total7.48.53584,212
Northampton-SmitSmith Voc & Agr2.52.612467
Worcester TradeWorcester Voc High4.14.741872
Acton-BoxboroughActon-Boxborough0.20.8101,225
Adams-CheshireHoosac Valley High3.55.326495
Amherst-PelhamAmherst Reg Jr High0.40.00276
 Amherst Reg High4.64.534759
 Total3.63.3341,035
Ashburnham-WestmOakmont Reg High2.12.617644
Athol-RoyalstonAthol High4.46.637562
Berkshire HillsMonument Mt Reg1.91.510668
Berlin-BoylstonTahanto Reg High0.51.53200
Blackstone-MillvBlackstone3.94.219451
Bridgewater-RaynBridgewater-Raynham0.21.5201,360
CentralWahconah Reg High2.12.719699
Concord-CarlisleConcord-Carlisle0.10.22874
Dennis-YarmouthDennis-Yarmouth Reg2.54.2451,068
Dighton-RehobothDighton-Rehoboth1.11.612766
Dover-SherbornDover-Sherborn Reg0.00.52439
Dudley-CharltonShepherd Hill Reg3.76.248779
NausetNauset Reg High2.12.118838
Freetown-LakevilApponequet Reg High1.42.619740
FrontierFrontier Reg0.61.97375
GatewayGateway Reg High2.53.613365
Groton-DunstableGroton-Dunstable2.02.710370
Gill-MontagueTurners Fall High3.23.814365
Hamilton-WenhamHamilton-Wenham Reg0.70.85663
Hampden-WilbrahaMinnechaug Reg High0.91.816911
HampshireHampshire Reg High2.22.811397
King PhilipKing Philip Reg1.20.87824
Lincoln-SudburyLincoln-Sudbury Reg0.40.65895
Marthas VineyardMarthas Vineyard2.72.412505
MasconometMasconomet Reg1.71.311825
Mendon-UptonNipmuc Reg High0.00.00306
Mount GreylockMt Greylock Reg1.21.56408
Mohawk TrailMohawk Trail Reg2.42.19436
NarragansettNarragansett Reg2.73.714379
NashobaNashoba Reg High1.02.821758
Northboro-SouthbAlgonquin Reg High0.71.311820
North MiddlesexNorth Middlesex Reg1.41.6171,080
Old RochesterOld Rochester Reg1.21.27587
PentucketPentucket Reg Sr1.00.96679
Pioneer ValleyPioneer Valley Reg0.84.511243
Plymouth-CarverPlymouth-North High3.1  0
 Carver High2.2  0
 Plymouth South High2.0  0
 Plymouth South5.3  0
 Total3.0*******00
QuabbinQuabbin Reg Jr/Sr3.52.918613
Ralph C MaharRalph C Mahar Reg4.33.715410
Silver LakeSilver Lake Reg Jr0.30.73401
 Silver Lake Reg3.12.7311,154
 Total2.42.2341,555
SouthernMt Everett Reg2.71.95269
Southwick-TollanSouthwick High2.52.815530
Spencer EDavid Prouty High2.53.722595
TantasquaTantasqua Reg Jr0.52.14188
 Tantasqua Reg Sr2.03.720538
 Tantasqua Reg Voc9.58.112148
 Total2.84.136874
TritonTriton Reg High3.01.611668
WachusettWachusett Reg High2.01.1151,412
Quaboag RegionalQuaboag Reg High3.73.211349
Whitman-HansonWhitman Hanson Reg2.01.515997
Assabet ValleyAssabet Valley Voc2.53.829758
BlackstoneBlackstone Valley2.01.07703
Blue Hills VocBlue Hills Reg Voc1.51.815824
Bristol-PlymouthBristol-Plymouth1.11.29757
Cape Cod Reg VocCape Cod Reg Voc8.44.824505
Franklin CountyFranklin County9.48.337445
Greater FallDiman Reg Voc Tech0.92.7291,092
Greater LawrenceGr Lawrence Reg Voc3.93.9571,472
Greater NewGr New Bedford Voc0.31.6271,695
Greater LowellGr Lowell Reg Voc3.13.3682,050
S Middlesex VocJoseph P Keefe Tech1.90.00615
Minute Man VocMinute Man Voc Tech0.71.06623
Montachusett VocMontachusett Voc4.56.360955
NorthernCharles McCann Voc0.30.21413
Nashoba ValleyNashoba Valley Tech3.83.716438
Northeast MetroNortheast Metro Reg1.41.3141,109
North Shore RegNorth Shore Reg Voc6.03.816417
Old Colony VocOld Colony Reg Voc1.31.46436
Pathfinder VocPathfinder Voc Tech2.70.95551
Shawsheen ValleyShawsheen Valley2.52.8291,047
Southeastern RegSoutheastern Reg3.13.7441,178
South Shore RegSo Shore Voc Tech2.45.023460
S WorcesterBay Path Reg Voc2.64.342967
Tri CountyTri County Reg Voc1.52.418739
Upper Cape CodUpper Cape Cod Voc0.01.36450
Whittier VocWhittier Reg Voc1.71.3131,006
Bristol CountyBristol County Agr4.51.55338
Essex Agr TechEssex Agr & Tech2.11.55325
Norfolk CountyNorfolk County Agr0.01.35392

* Adjusted dropouts and rate account for dropouts who returned to school by the following October 1.

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