Whitman Hanson Regional High School

600 Franklin St

Whitman, MA 02382-2599

Tel: (781)618-7020
Grades 9-12
1,176 students
Whitman Hanson Regional High School serves 1,176 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the MA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 35%.
Whitman Hanson Regional High School operates within the Whitman-hanson School District.
The school district's 95% graduation rate is higher than the MA state average of 85%.

School Overview

The student population of 1176 students has declined by 8% over five years.
The teacher population of 65 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,176 students
Whitman Hanson Regional High School Total Students (1988-2014)
Gender % Whitman Hanson Regional High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 65 teachers
Whitman Hanson Regional High School Total Teachers (2004-2014)
Students by Grade Whitman Hanson Regional High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.13 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 18:1 14:1
Whitman Hanson Regional High School Student Teacher Ratio (2004-2014)
Hispanic
3%
17%
Whitman Hanson Regional High School Black Students (1991-2014)
Black
3%
9%
Whitman Hanson Regional High School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
93%
65%
Whitman Hanson Regional High School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Whitman Hanson Regional High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Whitman Hanson Regional High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown MA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.13 0.33
Whitman Hanson Regional High School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
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.
18%
34%
Whitman Hanson Regional High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2014)
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.
1%
5%
Whitman Hanson Regional High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,165 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 95% has decreased from 97% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $15,041 is less than the state average of $20,216. The district revenue/student has declined by 8% over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,684 is less than the state average of $19,181. The district spending/student has grown by 9% over four years.
School District Name Whitman-hanson School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
3
Number of Students Managed 4,165 1,376
Whitman-hanson School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 95% 85%
Whitman-hanson School District Graduation Rate (1992-2010)
District Total Revenue $67 MM $29 MM
Whitman-hanson School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $52 MM $28 MM
Whitman-hanson School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $15,041 $20,216
Whitman-hanson School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $11,684 $19,181
Whitman-hanson School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is East Bridgewater Jr./sr. High School (3.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Hanson Middle School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is John H Duval Elementary School (1.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • WhitmanJohn H Duval Elementary School
    1.3 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 565 students60 Regal St
    WhitmanMA 02382
    (781)618-7055
    1.3KG-5565
  • HansonHanson Middle School
    1.6 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 456 students111 Liberty St
    HansonMA 02341
    (781)618-7575
    1.66-8456
  • WhitmanLouise A Conley Elementary School
    2.5 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 576 students100 Forest St
    WhitmanMA 02382
    (781)618-7050
    2.5KG-5576
  • HansonIndian Head Elementary School
    2.6 miles | Grades: 3-5 | 401 students720 Indian Head St
    HansonMA 02341
    (781)618-7065
    2.63-5401
  • WhitmanWhitman Middle School
    2.6 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 578 students101 Corthell Ave
    WhitmanMA 02382
    (781)618-7035
    2.66-8578

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