Weymouth High School

  • Weymouth High School serves 1,953 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 77% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 94% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 39%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Weymouth High School's student population of 1,953 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 140 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,953 students
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Total Classroom Teachers140 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Weymouth High School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Weymouth High School is 0.32, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.35. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Overall School Rank#311 out of 1,671 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
77%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Weymouth High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
94%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Weymouth High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:113:1
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Asian
5%
7%
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Hispanic
7%
19%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Weymouth High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
4%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Weymouth High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
82%
61%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Weymouth High School and the percentage of White public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Weymouth High School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Weymouth High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score0.320.35
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Graduation Rate
88%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Weymouth High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWeymouth School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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