Wachusett Regional High School

Rank
10/
10
Top 5%
Wachusett Regional High School serves 2,130 students in grades 9-12.
Wachusett Regional High School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 93% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 98% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Wachusett Regional High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts for:

School Overview

Wachusett Regional High School's student population of 2,130 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 144 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,130 students
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Total Classroom Teachers144 teachers
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School Comparison

Wachusett Regional High School is ranked within the top 5% of all 1,666 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Wachusett Regional High School is 0.22, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Overall Testing Rank
#20 out of 1666 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
93%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
98%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:113:1
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American Indian
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Asian
4%
7%
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Hispanic
4%
20%
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Black
2%
9%
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White
88%
60%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.220.59
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Graduation Rate
97%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
11%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWachusett School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Wachusett Regional High School is West Boylston Junior/senior High School (4.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Mountview Middle School (2.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Davis Hill Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Holden Davis Hill Elementary School Math: 58% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 451 students
    0.7 miles
    78 Jamieson Road
    Holden, MA 01520
    (508) 829-1754
    0.7 K-5 451
  • Jefferson Early Childhood Center
    Grades: PK | 162 students
    1.1 miles
    1745 Main Street
    Jefferson, MA 01522
    (508) 829-4786
    1.1 PK 162
  • Holden Dawson Math: 64% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-5 | 460 students
    1.5 miles
    155 Salisbury Street
    Holden, MA 01520
    (508) 829-6828
    1.5 K-5 460
  • Holden Leroy E.mayo Math: 60% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 477 students
    2.4 miles
    351 Bullard Street
    Holden, MA 01520
    (508) 829-3203
    2.4 K-5 477
  • Holden Mountview Middle School Math: 72% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 6-8 | 802 students
    2.8 miles
    270 Shrewsbury Street
    Holden, MA 01520
    (508) 829-5577
    2.8 6-8 802

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