Shawsheen Valley Technical High School

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Shawsheen Valley Technical High School
Address
100 Cook Street
Billerica, MA, 01821
United States
Coordinates 42°32′52″N 71°13′6″W / 42.54778°N 71.21833°W / 42.54778; -71.21833Coordinates: 42°32′52″N 71°13′6″W / 42.54778°N 71.21833°W / 42.54778; -71.21833
Information
Type public vocational high school
Opened 1965
Superintendent Charles Lyons
Principal Robert Cunningham
Faculty 121[1]
Grades 9-12
Enrollment 1,268
School colour(s) Purple, Black & White             
Athletics conference Commonwealth Athletic Conference
Mascot Rams
Rival Greater Lowell Technical High School (Tyngsborough, MA)
Average SAT scores 463 verbal
478 math
438 writing (2010)[2]
Communities served Bedford, Billerica, Burlington, Tewksbury & Wilmington
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Shawsheen Valley Regional Vocational Technical High School is located in Billerica, Massachusetts. "Shawsheen Tech", or "Shaw Tech" is a public high school serving 5 towns: Burlington, Wilmington, Bedford, Tewksbury and Billerica making up most of the student body.

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Shawsheen offers 20 varsity and 15 sub-varsity sports, including men and women's soccer, football, men and women's basketball, baseball and softball. Teams primarily compete in Divisions 3 and 4 with the exception of the men's soccer and lacrosse and women's lacrosse who compete in Division 2 and wrestling, which is the only sport that currently competes at the Division 1 level.

The football team returned to the 2010 Division IV State Championship game in for the first time in 32 years, and won their first state title in school history on December 4, 2010 at Curry College by defeating Blue Hills Regional Technical School by a score of 20-6.

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