Top 5 Best Melrose Public Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 8 public schools serving 3,748 students in Melrose, MA (there are 4 private schools, serving 308 private students). 92% of all K-12 students in Melrose, MA are educated in public schools (compared to the MA state average of 88%).
The top ranked public schools in Melrose, MA are Winthrop, Melrose High School and Horace Mann. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Melrose, MA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 54% (versus the Massachusetts public school average of 37%), and reading proficiency score of 65% (versus the 49% statewide average). Schools in Melrose have an average ranking of 9/10, which is in the top 20% of Massachusetts public schools.
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is less than the Massachusetts public school average of 44% (majority Hispanic).

Best Melrose, MA Public Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Winthrop
(Math: 60-64% | Reading: 75-79%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
162 First Street
Melrose, MA 02176
(781) 979-2280
Grades: K-5
| 398 students
Rank: #22.
Melrose High School
(Math: 61% | Reading: 77%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
360 Lynn Fells Parkway
Melrose, MA 02176
(781) 979-2200
Grades: 9-12
| 923 students
Rank: #33.
Horace Mann
(Math: 55-59% | Reading: 75-79%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
40 Damon Avenue
Melrose, MA 02176
(781) 979-2190
Grades: K-5
| 267 students
Rank: #44.
Roosevelt
(Math: 57% | Reading: 66%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
253 Vinton Street
Melrose, MA 02176
(781) 979-2270
Grades: K-5
| 417 students
Rank: #55.
Herbert Clark Hoover
(Math: 50-54% | Reading: 60-64%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
37 Glendower Road
Melrose, MA 02176
(781) 979-2180
Grades: K-5
| 297 students
Rank: #66.
Melrose Middle School
(Math: 51% | Reading: 59%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
350 Lynn Fells Parkway
Melrose, MA 02176
(781) 979-2100
Grades: 6-8
| 844 students
Rank: #77.
Lincoln
(Math: 40-44% | Reading: 55-59%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
80 West Wyoming Avenue
Melrose, MA 02176
(781) 979-2250
Grades: K-5
| 404 students
Rank: n/an/a
16 Franklin Street
Melrose, MA 02176
(781) 979-2260
Grades: PK-K
| 198 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Melrose, Massachusetts

Melrose, Massachusetts Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
263 West Foster
Melrose, MA 02176
(781) 979-2171
Grades: K-5
| 233 students

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked public schools in Melrose, MA?
The top ranked public schools in Melrose, MA include Winthrop, Melrose High School and Horace Mann.
How many public schools are located in Melrose, MA?
8 public schools are located in Melrose, MA.
What percentage of students in Melrose, MA go to public school?
92% of all K-12 students in Melrose, MA are educated in public schools (compared to the MA state average of 88%).
What is the racial composition of students in Melrose, MA?
Melrose, MA public schools minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is less than the Massachusetts public schools average of 44% (majority Hispanic).

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