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75 Waterhouse Rd

Buzzards Bay, MA 02532

(508) 759-0670

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Grades: 9 - 12

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 490

Students Per Teacher: 8

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9 Parent Reviews for Bourne High School

It's been a terrific 4 years at BHS. Great teachers, great friends, small classes, high level of instruction. I found the teachers worked hard, but we were expected to do the same. I've heard that some lower level classes weren't challenging, but I suspect that was because many students just didn't ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 02/02/14

I attended Bourne High in 1999 as a freshman and left to go to Sturgis because Bourne was so bad. The teachers paid no attention to anyone unless they were poorly behaved. I got good grades and was ignored. My brother also attended Bourne High, and like I saw in another review, he was targeted as a bad ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 07/18/13

Unfortunately, I have to agree with the parents here who feel that the school is not good. If your child naturally does well and doesn't need help, they can make it through. This is not the school for any child that struggles or is on an IEP. Discipline is also unfairly handed out - once a student ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/06/11

Both of my sons attend Bourne High School and I am mostly happy with the Principal and faculty. My older son does well academically and with sports. My younger son has had issues with his grades and I find that most of his teachers are willing to help in any way possible. There are always "those" ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/08/10

My child attends this school and feels so overlooked by the staff and teachers because of her being a minority.Not to say there is racism there, but feels unconnected due to the fact that there are no minority teachers who can understand where she's coming from.If you're not a star athelete, you're forgotten ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/16/09

Bourne is not minority friendly. The only thing they encourage is sports. They do not acknowlege good grades or high academic achievement. A 3.5 or graduating 10th in your class does not get you into the honor society. I have had 3 children attend this school. I am happy to see my youngest get out ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/10/09

i have attended this school for about 2 years and i have to say that it is one of the most greatest schools i have been in. the teachers and staff are all wonderful exept on acasions. the athletic programes are wonderful. although the school is very old and has to have some fixing i think it is a wonderful ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 02/20/09

I think this school is great. My daughter just graduated this year and her grades were spectacular. The teachers all seemed like they took the time with the classes and kept it interesting. My son is now entering this school this year. I hope he has just as great an experience as she did.

Posted by a parent on 08/25/08

after attending bourne high school for 4 years in was very hard to leave. the school has a great atmosphere and most of the teachers are great,

Posted by a former student on 11/20/06

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Test scores for Bourne High School

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Test Year: 2011
Bourne High School
Bourne Public School District
* 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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Buzzards Bay schools — Bourne High School is located at 75 Waterhouse Rd, Buzzards Bay MA 02532. 75 Waterhouse Rd is in the 02532 ZIP code in Buzzards Bay, MA The school district for Bourne High School is the Bourne Public School District. Bourne High School is a Public school that serves grade levels 9 - 12.
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