Wayland Middle School

201 Main Street
Wayland, MA 01778
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
Wayland Middle School serves 637 students in grades 6-8.
Wayland Middle School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 80% (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 81% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) 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 34% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Wayland Middle School's student population of 637 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 55 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students637 students
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Total Classroom Teachers55 teachers
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School Comparison

Wayland Middle School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Middle School is 0.53, 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
#221 out of 1666 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
80%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
81%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:113:1
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American Indian
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Asian
18%
7%
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Hispanic
4%
20%
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Black
6%
9%
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White
66%
60%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.530.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
7%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
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

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Wayland Middle School is Wayland High School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Wilson Middle School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Happy Hollow School (0.9 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Wayland Happy Hollow School Math: 71% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-5 | 386 students
    0.9 miles
    63 Pequot Rd
    Wayland, MA 01778
    (508) 358-8641
    0.9 K-5 386
  • Wayland Loker School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-5 | 281 students
    0.9 miles
    47 Loker Street
    Wayland, MA 01778
    (508) 358-8601
    0.9 K-5 281
  • Natick Bennett-hemenway Math: 55% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-4 | 594 students
    1.2 miles
    22 East Evergreen Rd
    Natick, MA 01760
    (508) 647-6580
    1.2 K-4 594
  • Wayland Wayland High School Math: 93% | Reading: ≥99%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Grades: 9-12 | 856 students
    1.2 miles
    264 Old Connecticut Path
    Wayland, MA 01778
    (508) 358-7746
    1.2 9-12 856
  • Natick Wilson Middle School Math: 66% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 945 students
    1.6 miles
    22 Rutledge Rd
    Natick, MA 01760
    (508) 647-6670
    1.6 5-8 945

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