20,000 take Latin in Massachusetts schools

Students in the state who take Latin: 19,831 students, compared with a total of 306,928 students taking a language course.

Of the state’s 403 school districts, 126 offer Latin.


Of the total 897 high and middle schools statewide, 173 offer Latin.

There are 51 AP Latin classes statewide, 337 Latin 1 classes, 302 Latin II classes, 241 Latin III classes, 151 Latin IV classes, and 37 Latin V classes.

SOURCE: The state Department of Elementary and Secondary Education

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