PROFICIENCY 90% 39% higher than state average
School Rankings
  • Ranked #3 of 118 in Boston
  • Ranked #6 of 143 in Boston
  • Ranked #129 of 1862 in Massachusetts
Proficiency Averages
47%Boston
51%Boston
64%Massachusetts

New Mission High School is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "Boston" in Boston, MA. There are a total of 301 students and 28 teachers at New Mission High School, for a student to teacher ratio of 11 to 1. There are a total of 191 free lunch students and 0 reduced lunch students.

New Mission High School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 89.5%, which is 39% higher than the Massachusetts average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students301
Teachers27.79
Student/Teacher ratio11:1
Free lunch191
Reduced lunch0

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollment74
Taking some courses66
Taking some courses (not tests)9
Passing some courses12
Passing no courses52

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At New Mission High School, there are a total of 74 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with 66 taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All85-89%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School85-89%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All90-94%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School90-94%

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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New Mission High School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictMassachusettsNational
Caucasian 3.3% 13.9% 65.0% 51.1%
African American 62.3% 33.6% 8.7% 15.9%
Asian 1.3% 8.8% 6.2% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 30.3% 40.8% 16.5% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 1.3% 0.3% 0.3% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.2% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 1.3% 2.4% 3.3% 3.1%

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SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
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Boston Preparatory Charter Public School65%0.7Boston, MA
James J Chittick30%0.7Boston, MA
George H Conley37%0.9Boston, MA
Boston Renaissance Charter Public School59%1.0Boston, MA
Mattahunt11%1.1Boston, MA
William Ellery Channing32%1.1Boston, MA
Tucker72%1.2Milton, MA
Brooke Charter School Roslindale93%1.3Boston, MA
Phineas Bates57%1.3Boston, MA
Dr. Catherine Ellison-rosa Parks Early Ed School40%1.4Boston, MA

Boston demographics profile

StatisticBostonMassachusettsNational
Population639,5946,657,291314,107,084
Population density (sq mi)13,22483991
Median age31.339.337.4
Male/Female ratio0.9:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)34%53%55%
Speak English63%78%79%
Speak Spanish16%8%13%

Education level achieved in Boston

IndexBostonMassachusettsNational
Completed 8th grade83.6%87.8%83.8%
Completed high school82.1%86.6%82.4%
Completed some college62.9%64.0%58.4%
Completed associate degree49.1%47.7%37.2%
Completed bachelors44.6%40.0%29.3%
Completed masters20.1%17.4%11.0%
Completed professional degree7.0%5.2%3.2%
Completed doctorate2.8%2.4%1.3%
Source: The New Mission High School data displayed above is derived from the National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.