7 Viking Drive
Wareham, MA 02571
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Wareham Senior High School serves 458 students in grades 9-12.
Wareham Senior High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 27% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 36% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 54%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

Wareham Senior High School's student population of 458 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 54 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
458 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
54 teachers
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School Rankings

Wareham Senior High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,667 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Wareham Senior High School is 0.50, 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 Data
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State Level (MA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1418 out of 1667 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
8:1
13:1
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American Indian
2%
n/a
Asian
2%
7%
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Hispanic
8%
20%
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Black
9%
9%
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White
69%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
10%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.50
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Graduation Rate
80-84%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
8%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 458 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 8:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 31%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 80-84% (Btm 50% in MA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 27% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 36% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.50 (Top 50%)

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