Top 10 Best Peabody Public Schools (2021-22)

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 10 public schools serving 5,911 students in Peabody, MA. Peabody has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Massachusetts.
The top ranked public schools in Peabody, MA are John E. McCarthy, Peabody Veterans Memorial High School and John E Burke. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Peabody, MA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 42% (versus the Massachusetts public school average of 51%), and reading proficiency score of 45% (versus the 54% statewide average). Schools in Peabody have an average ranking of 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Massachusetts public schools.
Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Massachusetts public school average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

Best Peabody, MA Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
John E. McCarthy
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
76 Lake Street
Peabody, MA 01960
(978) 536-5625
Grades: PK-5
| 354 students
Rank: #22.
Peabody Veterans Memorial High School
Math: 49% | Reading: 53%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
485 Lowell Street
Peabody, MA 01960
(978) 536-4500
Grades: 9-12
| 1,480 students
Rank: #33.
John E Burke
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
127 Birch Street
Peabody, MA 01960
(978) 536-5400
Grades: K-5
| 261 students
Rank: #4 - 54. - 5.
Center
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
18 Irving Street
Peabody, MA 01960
(978) 536-5475
Grades: K-5
| 394 students
Rank: #4 - 54. - 5.
West Memorial
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
15 Bow Street
Peabody, MA 01960
(978) 536-5850
Grades: PK-5
| 248 students
Rank: #66.
J Henry Higgins Middle School
Math: 43% | Reading: 44%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
85 Perkins Street
Peabody, MA 01960
(978) 536-4800
Grades: 6-8
| 1,366 students
Rank: #77.
South Memorial
Math: 35% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
16 Maple St Ext
Peabody, MA 01960
(978) 536-5700
Grades: PK-5
| 467 students
Rank: #88.
Thomas Carroll
Math: 36% | Reading: 42%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
60 Northend Street
Peabody, MA 01960
(978) 536-4200
Grades: K-5
| 623 students
Rank: #99.
Captain Samuel Brown
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
150 Lynn Street
Peabody, MA 01960
(978) 536-4100
Grades: K-5
| 358 students
Rank: #1010.
William A Welch Senior
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
50 Swampscott Avenue
Peabody, MA 01960
(978) 536-5775
Grades: PK-5
| 360 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Peabody, Massachusetts

Peabody, Massachusetts Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
22 Richard Street
Peabody, MA 01960
(781) 231-5021
Grades: PK
| 110 students
21 Johnson Street
Peabody, MA 01960
(978) 536-5550
Grades: K-5
| 338 students

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