Nantucket County Public Schools

There are 3 public schools in Nantucket 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

  • School Location Students Grades
  • NantucketCyrus Peirce Middle School
    10 Surfside Rd
    300 students | Gr. 6-8
  • Nantucket
    Nantucket Elementary School
    30 Surfside Rd
    633 students | Gr. PK-5
  • Nantucket
    Nantucket High School
    10 Surfside Rd
    397 students | Gr. 9-12

County Statistics

About Nantucket 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
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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 0.49, which is lower than the Massachusetts average of 0.52. The most diverse school district in Nantucket County is Nantucket School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Massachusetts or national school diversity statistics.