Millis High School

Overview

Student Enrollment
399
Best High School in Massachusetts
#59
 Rating 7 out of 10
Grades 9 to 12th grade
School District Millis
Type Public
 Phone (508)376-7010
 Location 245 Plain Street
Millis, MA 02054
Charter School No

Millis High School has an academic rating well above the average for Massachusetts high schools based on its high test performance, high graduation rate and average AP course participation. It is ranked 59th in the best public high schools in Massachusetts.

Data Citation: Unless otherwise noted, all information on this page is retrieved or calculated from data reported to the the U.S. Department of Education National Center for Education Statistics Common Core of Data and Civil Rights Data Collection for the 2014/2015 school year.

Racial Demographics

The Millis High School student body is almost exclusively White with a small Hispanic population and has extremely low racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White90.7%362
Black1.3%5
Hispanic2.8%11
Asian Pacific2.3%9
Native American Indian1%4
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0.5%2
Two or more races1.5%6

Family Income

vs. other Massachusetts high schools
Upper 28.6%

13.5% percent of the school's students are eligible for free lunch under the National School Lunch Program compared to the Massachusetts high school median of 24%. By this measure, Millis High School students are largely upper-middle income and rank 82nd in Massachusetts for high school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
Freshman117
Sophomore87
Junior100
Senior95
Total399

Completions

Graduation Rate
95% or more*
Rank in Massachusetts
71st
Rating
8 out of 10
Subgroup Graduation Rate
All Students95% or more*
Massachusetts Median92%
Percentile82%
White95% or more*
Blacksuppressed*
Hispanicsuppressed*
Asian Pacificsuppressed*
Native Americansuppressed*
Two or more racessuppressed*
Economically Disadvantaged80% or more*
Limited English Proficiencysuppressed*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
94%
Rank in Massachusetts
71st
Rating
8 out of 10

Students at Millis High School scored an average 94% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the Mass. Department of Elementary and Secondary Education. Performance is well above the state high school median of 84% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 20.9% of Massachusetts high schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls90% or more*90% or more*
Boys90% or more*90% or more*

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indiansuppressed*suppressed*
Asian & Pacific Islandersuppressed*suppressed*
Black--
Hispanicsuppressed*suppressed*
Multiracialsuppressed*suppressed*
White90% to 94%*95% or more*
With Disabilites50% or more*50% or more*
Limited English--

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

College Admission Test Scoring

Average SAT Score
1019

The average SAT score for Millis High School students in 2016 was 1019.

College Admission Test Participation

Upperclassmen taking ACT or SAT
48%
Rank in Massachusetts
103rd
Rating
5 out of 10

93 out of 195 junior and senior of students took either the ACT or SAT test (48%). College admission testing participation is about equal to the Massachusetts median rate of 46% and in the top 47% for participation.

AP Course and Test Performance

AP Class Enrollment Rate
20%
AP Pass Rank in Massachusetts
60th
AP Pass Rate Rating
7 out of 10

Millis High School offers 12 AP courses. 20 percent of grade nine through twelve students are enrolled in at least one AP class. The AP participation rate is in the 54% percentile and about equal to the median AP enrollment rate for all Massachusetts schools of 19%. Millis High School had 25 taking AP exams with a 29 passing at least one exam. The AP pass rate is in the 73% percentile and somewhat above the Massachusetts state median of 68 percent.

School State
AP Test Pass Rate 116% 68%
Students enrolled in an AP class 20% 19%
AP Math Enrollment Rate 3%
AP Science Enrollment Rate 6%
AP Other Enrollment Rate 18%
AP Courses Offered 12

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate11%16%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate12%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate10%

Police Referral Rate

Group Percent Referrals
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
Massachusetts Median0%

Police Arrest Rate

Group Percent Arrests
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0

Expulsion Rate

Group Percent Expulsions
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
Massachusetts Median0%

In-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students1%4
Boys1%2
Girls1%2
Massachusetts Median1.1%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students0.5%2
Boys0%0
Girls1%2

Location

Millis High School
245 Plain Street
Millis, MA
02054
(508)376-7010

8 out of 10 1

District

Millis
Millis, MA