Congratulations Class of 2024!


Highlander Times Newsletter

June 5, 2024 Edition

  • Spring Sports Round Up
  • Scholarship Awards Ceremony recap

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Somerville High School Building Project


Accreditation Process

The Somerville High School (SHS) leadership team and the Somerville Public Schools district are pleased to announce that SHS plans to seek formal accreditation by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC). NEASC is a voluntary accrediting agency of more than 2,000 public and independent schools, colleges, and universities, and vocational, technical, and career institutions. Of these, approximately 725 schools are accredited through the Association's Commission on Public Schools. The Commission works with individual schools to improve the quality of education through a continuous process of evaluation and Accreditation.

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Principal: Alicia Kersten
Associate Principal: Jodi Remington
Assistant Principal: Marie Foreman

Contact Somerville High School: Main Office 617-629-5250. Marie Connolly or Irma Calderon.

Somerville High School regularly reports demographic and student progress data to the Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE). This data is used to develop the annual No Child Left Behind progress report card for Somerville High School. The 2023 Somerville High School report card is available on the Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education website.

Donate to the Somerville High School Scholarship Foundation.


School Hours: 7:55 a.m. to 2:32 p.m.
FREE Breakfast at 7:15 to 7:45 a.m.
School breakfast and lunch are free for all students in 2023–2024.
Somerville High School, Grades 9–12
81 Highland Avenue, Somerville, MA 02143
617-629-5250 (or internally x611018)
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