Boston Magazine Ranks Hopkinton High School 24th Best in Greater Boston Area

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Boston Magazine provided more evidence at how strong the Hopkinton school system is, as they ranked the top 50 best public schools in Massachusetts, and Hopkinton High School came in at 24th!

"We chased down and analyzed a dizzying array of data—test scores, student-to-teacher ratios, graduation rates—to produce proprietary rankings of both public and private high schools in Greater Boston. Below is our exclusive ranking of the top 50 best public schools."

The article ranked Hopkinton High School 24th for best public schools in the state based on the following statistics;
Enrollment - 1,124
Average Class Size - 17.5
Student/Teacher Ratio - 14.5 to 1
Per Pupil Spending - $12,472
Average MCAS Reading Score - 98
Average MCAS Math Score - 95
Average MCAS Science Score - 93
Average SAT Reading Score - 558
Average SAT Writing Score - 555
Average SAT Math Score - 575
Dollars Spent per SAT Point - $7.39
% Scoring 3-5 on AP Exams - 81.6
College Advisors - 6
Graduation Rate % - 99.2
% of Students To College - 89.5

Hopkinton is tied with #11 Medfield for the 2nd highest Graduation Rate percentage, the only school to have a higher Graduation Rate % is #36 on the list Lynnfield at 99.4%.

The top 5 schools on the list were: 5) Newton South High School, 4) Advanced Math and Science Academy Charter School, 3) Acton-Boxborough Regional High School, 2) Lexington High School 1) Dover-Sherborn High School.

See more at: http://www.bostonmagazine.com/best-public-schools-boston-2014-top-50/#st..."