264 Old Connecticut Path
Wayland, MA 01778
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 1%
Wayland High School serves 836 students in grades 9-12.
Wayland High School placed in the top 1% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 87% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 88% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 54%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the Massachusetts state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 43% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 836 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 34%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥99% (Top 1% in MA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 1%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 87% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 88% (Top 1%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Wayland High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts for:

School Overview

Wayland High School's student population of 836 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 72 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
836 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
72 teachers
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School Rankings

Wayland High School is ranked within the top 1% 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 Wayland High School is 0.53, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.62. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MA)
Overall Testing Rank
#15 out of 1667 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
87%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
88%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
19%
7%
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Hispanic
4%
22%
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Black
5%
10%
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White
66%
57%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.53
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Graduation Rate
≥99%
88%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
6%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Wayland High School's ranking?
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

87% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 51% MA state average), while 88% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 54% MA state average).

What is the graduation rate of Wayland High School?

The graduation rate of Wayland High School is 99%, which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 88%.

How many students attend Wayland High School?

836 students attend Wayland High School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

66% of Wayland High School students are White, 19% of students are Asian, 6% of students are Two or more races, 5% of students are Black, and 4% of students are Hispanic.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Wayland High School?

Wayland High School has a student ration of 12:1, which is equal to the Massachusetts state average of 12:1.

What grades does Wayland High School offer ?

Wayland High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12 (offers virtual instruction).

What school district is Wayland High School part of?

Wayland High School is part of Wayland School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 836 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 34%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥99% (Top 1%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 1%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 87% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 88% (Top 1%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

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