Oliver Ames High School

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100 Lothrop St

North Easton, MA 02356

(508) 230-3210

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Grades: 9 - 12

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 1,175

Students Per Teacher: 12

Parent Reviews

10 Parent Reviews for Oliver Ames High School

Oliver Ames is a really good school. The teacher are really good, the guidance office is absolutely fantastic as well. The big problems are that there is massive amounts of drug use both in and around school and the school turns a blind eye to it, as do the police. And while the school is perfect for ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 07/21/13

The complaint about drugs by one poster must be a family issue because my kids love this school, its faculty, and the principal. If you want to do drugs you can find them anywhere but the school has zero tolerance for drug use or possession with an automatic 10 day suspension and kids are expelled who ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/11/13

Yes, the school is known for its great reputation academically. Guidance is excellent. If you are an involved parent, teachers ...some teachers ... Are willing to work with you if your child is failing. Other than wealthy, educated kids, this school is well known for its drug problem throughout the community. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/07/13

I am a parent of a Special Education student. I do have to say that although the school spends a great deal of money on asthetics and athletics, it is lacking in administrative accountability around education. Staff being nice to children may be enough for some adults, but I believe teachers are there ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 12/12/11

Oliver Ames has good points and some flaws. It has terrific school spirit and athletic programs. The Principal is competent and there are many dedicated teachers. Unfortunately, there are some extremely poor teachers and because the is little accountability for what goes on in the classroom the school ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/18/10

This school is an outstanding public high school. The academic and extracurricular environments provide the opportunity for all students to thrive. The leadership is superb from the Principal to the Department Heads and Guidance Dept. Students are very well prepared for college and beyond. We are ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/14/09

I am pleased to see that principal recieved five stars because he is simply the best. He loves kids and supports them in all their activities. He runs a fantastic school and leads with a passion for excellence. I hope he stays in Easton so all my kids can experience the shcool he has established.

Posted by a parent on 01/25/08

As a student here, I find that academically there are definately flaws, but I feel well prepared to go on to college and that most of the teachers are great. The math department is a little weak. Socially, it's a lot of wealthy white kids, and they're all really competitive.

Posted by a student on 11/15/07

As a former student of OA, I have found that I was well prepared for college and life in general after graduating. It is a great school.

Posted by a former student on 04/15/05

My son is a special needs student. He has been at Oliver Ames For three years in the special needs program . After his first year, his overall improvement in his subjects and self confidence had improved 100%. I had planned to move to another town but after speaking to teachers in other towns about their ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/09/04

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Test scores for Oliver Ames High School

MCAS* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2011
Oliver Ames High School
Easton Public Schools
* In 2010-2011 Massachusetts used the Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System (MCAS) to test students in grades 3 though 8 and 10 in English language arts and math, and in grades 5, 8, and 10 in science. The grade 10 MCAS is a high school graduation requirement. The MCAS is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Massachusetts. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.

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North Easton schools — Oliver Ames High School is located at 100 Lothrop St, North Easton MA 02356. 100 Lothrop St is in the 02356 ZIP code in North Easton, MA The school district for Oliver Ames High School is the Easton Public Schools. Oliver Ames High School is a Public school that serves grade levels 9 - 12.
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