North Attleborough High School

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North Attleborough High School
Address
1 Wilson W. Whitty Way
North Attleborough, Massachusetts, (Bristol County) 02760
United States
Coordinates 41°58′55.95″N 71°18′35.55″W / 41.9822083°N 71.3098750°W / 41.9822083; -71.3098750Coordinates: 41°58′55.95″N 71°18′35.55″W / 41.9822083°N 71.3098750°W / 41.9822083; -71.3098750
Information
Established 1887
Principal Lee Anne Todd (Interim)
Teaching staff 74
Grades 912
Enrollment 1,188
Average class size 21
Student to teacher ratio 16.1:1
Color(s) Red and White        
Team name Rocketeers
Accreditation New England Association of Schools and Colleges
Average SAT scores 530 verbal
537 math
508 writing
1575 total (2015-2016)[1]
Newspaper The First Launch
Yearbook Northern Light
Website

North Attleborough High School is a public high school in North Attleborough, Massachusetts, educating grades 9 through 12 with over one thousand students enrolled.[2]

History[edit]

North Attleborough High School was located in the current Community School building until the fall of 1973 when it moved into its current location on Wilson W. Whitty Way.

Academics[edit]

Subjects required for graduation[edit]

  • English - four years
  • Mathematics - three years
  • Science - three years
  • History/Social Studies - four years
  • Physical Education - one semester each year (three classes per week for underclassmen and two classes per week for upperclassmen)
  • Health Education - two semesters
  • Consumer Education - one semester
  • Fine Arts/Practical Arts - one semester each or one year long course
  • Computer Science - one semester or successful completion of a proficiency test (HTML/Powerpoint/Computer Applications)

Advanced Placement[edit]

  • English
  • U.S. History
  • French
  • Spanish
  • Music Theory
  • Calculus
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Psychology

Sports[edit]

The athletic teams compete in the Davenport division of the Hockomock League. From 2010-2016 North Attleborough played in the Kelly-Rex division. There is an annual North Attleborough vs Attleboro Thanksgiving Day football game.[2]

Varsity Sports in North Attleborough for the 2015-2016 academic school year are as follows:

  • Fall
    • Cross Country
    • Football
    • Golf
    • Soccer
    • Field Hockey
    • Cheerleading
    • Volleyball
  • Winter
    • Basketball
    • Ice Hockey
    • Indoor Track & Field
    • Swimming
    • Wrestling
    • Gymnastics
    • Cheerleading
  • Spring
    • Baseball
    • Lacrosse
    • Track and Field
    • Tennis
    • Softball

Notable alumni[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://profiles.doe.mass.edu/state_report/sat_perf.aspx
  2. ^ a b http://sharepoint.naschools.net/highschool/Teams/default.aspx
  3. ^ http://bioguide.congress.gov/scripts/biodisplay.pl?index=M000191
  4. ^ a b c http://www.nahsalumni.org/results.cfm

External links[edit]