Lynn English High School

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Lynn English High School
Lynn English High School.jpg
Address
50 Goodridge Street

Location

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01902

Information
School typeHigh School
School districtLynn Public Schools
SuperintendentPatrick A. Tutwiler
PrincipalThomas Strangie
Enrollment1,598 (2016-17)[1]
Color(s)Maroon and Gray
Athletics conferenceNortheastern Conference (NEC)
SportsYes
Team nameBulldogs
RivalClassical Rams
Website

Lynn English High School (LEHS) is a public high school located at 50 Goodridge Street in the eastern section of Lynn, Massachusetts. It is a part of Lynn Public Schools.

Its student population is approximately 2,000 and its faculty consists of 1 principal, 3 vice principals, 8 department heads, 6 guidance counselors, 93 teachers, 1 librarian, and 3 paraprofessionals.[2] Lynn English High School’s Mission Statement is to provide all students with the opportunity to acquire knowledge and skills within a safe and supportive environment and to promote respectful, responsible behavior.[3]

National recognition[edit]

  • The Lynn English Junior ROTC program frequently competes and is recognized nationally at numerous drill team competitions.
  • In December 2008, Lynn English was named to the U.S. News and World Report listing of the Best High Schools in America.[4]
  • In March 2009, Lynn English was voted the best Low Income Academic School in Massachusetts by Businessweek Magazine.[4]
  • In mid-2009, the school was recognized as an Intel School of Distinction in Mathematics Excellence, receiving significant grant money to expand technology at the school.[5]
  • Stand Up 2011 award for “innovative and impactful programs that address bullying”.[6]

Notable alumni[edit]

Notable faculty[edit]

Demographic data[edit]

  • Enrollment: 1,629 students [2]
  • Hispanic: 48% [2]
  • Caucasian: 26% [2]
  • Black: 16% [2]
  • Asian: 8% [2]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Lynn English High". National Center for Education Statistics. Retrieved January 25, 2019.
  2. ^ a b c d e f "About our School" Archived 2013-04-15 at Archive.today
  3. ^ "Lynn English High School Mission Statement" Archived 2013-04-15 at Archive.today
  4. ^ a b Lynn English in the News Archived 2009-09-01 at the Wayback Machine
  5. ^ Intel Selects Contest Finalists Archived 2009-09-25 at the Wayback Machine
  6. ^ "English honored for anti-bullying efforts" Archived 2013-04-11 at Archive.today
  7. ^ "Player Perspective: Lynn English's Ben Bowden". ESPN.com. Retrieved June 16, 2016.
  8. ^ a b Material for this yearbook issue was compiled and researched by Betsy QM Tong (1994-06-12). "CLASS ACTS MOST LIKELY TO ... Notable graduates of Boston area high schools". Boston Globe (pre-1997 Fulltext).