Weymouth High School

1 Wildcat Way
South Weymouth, MA 02190
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Weymouth High School serves 1,900 students in grades 9-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 72% (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 91% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Weymouth High 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 student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

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 1,900 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 137 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,900 students
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Total Classroom Teachers137 teachers
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School Comparison

Weymouth High 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 Weymouth High School is 0.37, 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
#243 out of 1666 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
91%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:113:1
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American Indian
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Asian
5%
7%
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Hispanic
8%
20%
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Black
5%
9%
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White
79%
60%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.370.59
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Graduation Rate
88%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWeymouth School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Weymouth High School is Hingham High School (2.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Maria Weston Chapman Middle School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • East Weymouth Maria Weston Chapman Middle School
    Grades: 5-8 | 882 students
    0.1 miles
    1051 Commercial Street
    East Weymouth, MA 02189
    (781) 337-4500
    0.1 5-8 882
  • East Weymouth Abigail Adams Middle School
    Grades: 5-6 | 906 students
    0.4 miles
    89 Middle Street
    East Weymouth, MA 02189
    (781) 335-1100
    0.4 5-6 906
  • East Weymouth Academy Avenue
    Grades: K-4 | 307 students
    0.5 miles
    94 Academy Avenue
    East Weymouth, MA 02189
    (781) 335-4717
    0.5 K-4 307
  • East Weymouth Lawrence W Pingree
    Grades: K-4 | 193 students
    0.5 miles
    1250 Commercial Street
    East Weymouth, MA 02189
    (781) 337-2974
    0.5 K-4 193
  • North Weymouth Johnson Early Childhood Center
    Grades: PK | 193 students
    1.5 miles
    70 Pearl Street
    North Weymouth, MA 02191
    (781) 335-0191
    1.5 PK 193

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