Walpole School District

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 8 public schools serving 3,804 students in Walpole School District. This district's average testing ranking is 8/10, which is in the top 30% of public schools in Massachusetts.
Public Schools in Walpole School District have an average math proficiency score of 66% (versus the Massachusetts public school average of 51%), and reading proficiency score of 67% (versus the 54% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Walpole School District are Old Post Road, Fisher and Walpole High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Walpole School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Massachusetts.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is less than the Massachusetts public school average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Walpole School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Massachusetts for:

Category
Attribute
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Walpole School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (MA)
# Schools
8 Schools
1,849 Schools
# Students
3,804 Students
951,520 Students
# Teachers
285 Teachers
72,945 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
13:1

District Rank

Walpole School District, which is ranked within the top 30% of all 401 school districts in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 95% has increased from 94% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (MA)
Overall District Rank
#88 out of 404 school districts
(Top 30%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Walpole  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Walpole  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of MA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
54%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Walpole  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of MA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
95%
88%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Walpole  School District and public school graduation rate of MA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.31
0.59
# American Indian Students
10 Students
2,098 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
235 Students
65,433 Students
% Asian Students
6%
7%
# Hispanic Students
198 Students
190,699 Students
% Hispanic Students
5%
20%
# Black Students
130 Students
86,216 Students
% Black Students
3%
9%
# White Students
3,137 Students
571,635 Students
% White Students
83%
60%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
812 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
93 Students
34,518 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
73
30,411
# Students in K Grade:
260
65,579
# Students in 1st Grade:
280
67,670
# Students in 2nd Grade:
268
68,165
# Students in 3rd Grade:
275
69,969
# Students in 4th Grade:
294
72,086
# Students in 5th Grade:
283
72,285
# Students in 6th Grade:
328
70,804
# Students in 7th Grade:
292
70,469
# Students in 8th Grade:
319
71,492
# Students in 9th Grade:
276
76,601
# Students in 10th Grade:
276
73,016
# Students in 11th Grade:
293
71,748
# Students in 12th Grade:
279
70,028
# Ungraded Students:
8
1,197

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $17,963 in this school district is less than the state median of $21,203. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $17,794 is less than the state median of $19,776. The school district spending/student has grown by 6% over four school years.
This School District
This State (MA)
Total Revenue
$68 MM
$29 MM
This chart display total revenue of Walpole  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in MA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$68 MM
$27 MM
This chart display total spending of Walpole  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in MA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$17,963
$21,203
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Walpole  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in MA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$17,794
$19,776
This chart display average spending per public school student in Walpole  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in MA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Walpole School District Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Old Post Road
Math: 77% | Reading: 80%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
99 Old Post Road
East Walpole, MA 02032
(508) 660-7219
Grades: K-5
| 419 students
Rank: #22.
Fisher
Math: 77% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
65 Gould Street
Walpole, MA 02081
(508) 660-7234
Grades: K-5
| 454 students
Rank: #33.
Walpole High School
Math: 64% | Reading: 69%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
275 Common Street
Walpole, MA 02081
(508) 660-7257
Grades: 9-12
| 1,132 students
Rank: #44.
Bird Middle School
Math: 63% | Reading: 66%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
(1)
625 Washington Street
East Walpole, MA 02032
(508) 660-7226
Grades: 6-8
| 491 students
Rank: #55.
Elm Street School
Math: 62% | Reading: 66%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
415 Elm Street
Walpole, MA 02081
(508) 660-7374
Grades: K-5
| 431 students
Rank: #66.
Eleanor N Johnson Middle School
Math: 66% | Reading: 61%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
111 Robbins Road
Walpole, MA 02081
(508) 660-7242
Grades: 6-8
| 448 students
Rank: #77.
Boyden
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1852 Washington Street
Walpole, MA 02081
(508) 660-7216
Grades: K-5
| 356 students
415 Elm Street
Walpole, MA 02081
(508) 660-7374
Grades: PK
| 73 students

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 3,804 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 18%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 95% (Top 50% in MA)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 65% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 67% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.31

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