Wahconah Regional High School

150 Windsor Rd

Dalton, MA 01226-1342

Grades: 9-12

545 students

Wahconah Regional High School serves 545 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the MA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 34%.
Wahconah Regional High School operates within the Central Berkshire School District.
The school district's 81% graduation rate is lower than the MA state average of 86%.

Overview

The student population of 545 students has declined by 20% over five years.
The teacher population of 45 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 545 students
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 45 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.12 is less than the state average of 0.33. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 14:1
Asian
1%
6%
Hispanic
2%
17%
White
94%
66%
Two or more races
3%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
Diversity Score
The 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.
0.12 0.33
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
14%
32%
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
6%
5%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,782 students has decreased by 15% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 81% has decreased from 97% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $19,796 is higher than the state average of $17,400. The district revenue/student has grown by 53% over four years.
The district spending/student of $18,518 is higher than the state average of $16,788. The district spending/student has grown by 53% over four years.
School District Name Central Berkshire School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
3
Number of Students Managed 1,782 1,400
Graduation Rate 81% 86%
District Total Revenue $40 MM $25 MM
District Spending $38 MM $24 MM
District Revenue / Student $19,796 $17,400
District Spending / Student $18,518 $16,788
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Pittsfield High School (5.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Nessacus Regional Middle School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Craneville Elementary School (1.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • DaltonNessacus Regional Middle School
    35 Fox Rd
    DaltonMA 01226
    (413)684-0780
    0.3 mi | Gr. 5-8 | 450 students                      
  • DaltonCraneville Elementary School
    71 Park Ave
    DaltonMA 01226
    (413)684-0209
    1.9 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 445 students                      
  • HinsdaleKittredge Elementary School
    80 Maple St
    HinsdaleMA 01235
    (413)655-2525
    2.5 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 147 students                      
  • PittsfieldAllendale Elementary School
    180 Connecticut Ave
    PittsfieldMA 01201
    (413)448-9650
    4.2 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 342 students                      
  • PittsfieldWilliams Elementary School
    50 Bushey Rd
    PittsfieldMA 01201
    (413)448-9680
    4.5 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 338 students                      

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