Nantucket County Public Schools

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There are 3 public schools in Nantucket County County, Massachusetts, serving 1,330 students.
Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the Massachusetts state average of 34%.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is less than the state average of 14:1.

Nantucket County Public Schools

  • Town School Students Grades
  • Nantucket Cyrus Peirce Middle School
    300  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Nantucket
    Nantucket Elementary School
    633  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Nantucket
    Nantucket High School
    397  students  |  Gr.  9-12

County Statistics

About Nantucket County County County Statistics (MA) State Statistics
Population (Approximate) 9,852 people 6,513,124 people
Age 25+ w/College Degree 31% 40%
Median Household Income $85,393 $71,824
Recent Public School Articles
Students of Color Disproportionately Disciplined in Schools
Students of Color Disproportionately Disciplined in Schools
Research shows that students of color face a disproportionate number of disciplinary actions in U.S. public schools. Learn about these disparities, as well as the policies that fuel them. Also learn about suggested measures to address this problem.
Charter Schools Produce More Graduates than Public Schools
Studies show that graduation rates at charter schools outpace graduation rates at public schools. Learn how charter schools have been able to improve graduation rates, and the positive effects charter schools have on studentsí lives in the long-term.
Changing Demographics Will Alter the Diversity of Public Schools
Learn about projected changes in public school enrollment of various ethnic groups and what problems may be ahead for state education systems as they try to cope with increasing financial demands as a result of increased enrollment.
Did You Know?
Nantucket County, MA public schools have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of .49, which is lower than the Massachusetts average of .52. The most diverse school district in Nantucket County is Nantucket School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Massachusetts or in the USA.