Brookline High School
is a four-year public high school
in the town of Brookline
, in the United States
As of the 2007-08 school year, the school had an enrollment of 1,826 students and 136 teachers (on an FTE
basis), for a student-teacher ratio of 13.4 to 1 teacher., National Center for Education Statistics
. Accessed April 18, 2008.
Almost every senior in the Class of 2005 at Brookline High took the SAT I
. The average score on the Verbal test was 598 and the average score on the Mathematics test was 620. The combined score — 1218 — is the highest in the history of the school.
The Advanced Placement
program has grown dramatically over the past 10 years. In 1995, 161 students took 264 AP exams. In 2005, 364 students took 648 AP exams. In 1995, 90% of the students scored “3” or above on these exams. In 2005, with 203 more students participating, Brookline High School has maintained 90% of the students scoring “3” or above on these exams.
In 2010, Boston magazine
ranked Brookline High the 7th best public school in the state.
Brookline High School features the largest interscholastic athletics program in New England, with 71 teams in 40 sports.<ref name="Brookline Schools... Read More