Wayland High School

  • Wayland High School serves 856 students in grades 9-12.
  • 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 ≥99% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Wayland High School's student population of 856 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 72 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students856 students
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Total Classroom Teachers72 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Wayland High School is ranked within the top 1% 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 Wayland 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Overall Testing Rank#15 out of 1666 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
93%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≥99%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:113:1
American Indian
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n/a
Asian
16%
7%
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Hispanic
4%
20%
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Black
5%
9%
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White
69%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score0.500.59
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Graduation Rate≥99%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
6%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWayland School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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  • Wayland Happy Hollow School
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    0.4 miles
    63 Pequot Rd
    Wayland, MA 01778
    (508) 358-8641
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  • Wayland Wayland Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 637 students
    1.2 miles
    201 Main Street
    Wayland, MA 01778
    (508) 655-6670
    1.2 6-8 637
  • Framingham Cameron Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 535 students
    1.5 miles
    215 Elm Street
    Framingham, MA 01701
    (508) 879-2290
    1.5 6-8 535
  • Wayland Loker School
    Grades: K-5 | 281 students
    1.6 miles
    47 Loker Street
    Wayland, MA 01778
    (508) 358-8601
    1.6 K-5 281
  • Sudbury Israel Loring School
    Grades: K-5 | 468 students
    1.8 miles
    80 Woodside Road
    Sudbury, MA 01776
    (978) 579-0870
    1.8 K-5 468

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