Whitman Hanson Regional High School

600 Franklin Street

Whitman, MA 02382

Tel: (781)618-7020
  • Whitman Hanson Regional High School serves 1,162 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the MA average of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 36%.
  • Whitman Hanson Regional High School operates within the Whitman-hanson School District.
  • Whitman-hanson School District's 95% graduation rate is higher than the MA state average of 85%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1162 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 64 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,162 students
Whitman Hanson Regional High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Whitman Hanson Regional High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers64 teachers
Whitman Hanson Regional High School Total Teachers (2004-2015)
Students by GradeWhitman Hanson Regional High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(MA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio18:113:1
Whitman Hanson Regional High School Student Teacher Ratio (2004-2015)
Asian
n/a
6%
Whitman Hanson Regional High School Asian Students (1992-2014)
Hispanic
3%
18%
Whitman Hanson Regional High School Black Students (1994-2015)
Black
1%
9%
Whitman Hanson Regional High School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
94%
64%
Whitman Hanson Regional High School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Whitman Hanson Regional High School Two Or More Races Students (2009-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsWhitman Hanson Regional High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownMA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.120.55
Whitman Hanson Regional High School Diversity Score (1991-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
23%
36%
Whitman Hanson Regional High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2001-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
1%
4%
Whitman Hanson Regional High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2015)

District Comparison

  • Whitman-hanson School District's student population of 4,052 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 95% has increased from 79% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $15,721 in this district is less than the state average of $20,216. The district revenue/student has grown by 23% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $12,212 is less than the state average of $19,181. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameWhitman-hanson School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
3
Number of Students Managed4,0521,368
Whitman-hanson School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate95%85%
Whitman-hanson School District Graduation Rate (1992-2015)
District Total Revenue$67 MM$29 MM
Whitman-hanson School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$52 MM$28 MM
Whitman-hanson School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$15,721$20,216
Whitman-hanson School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$12,212$19,181
Whitman-hanson School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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  • WhitmanJohn H Duval Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 534 students
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  • HansonHanson Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 429 students
    1.6 miles
    111 Liberty Street
    HansonMA 02341
    (781)618-7575
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  • WhitmanLouise A Conley Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 549 students
    2.5 miles
    100 Forest Street
    WhitmanMA 02382
    (781)618-7050
    2.5KG-5549
  • HansonIndian Head Elementary School
    Grades: 3-5 | 388 students
    2.6 miles
    720 Indian Head Street
    HansonMA 02341
    (781)618-7065
    2.63-5388
  • WhitmanWhitman Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 578 students
    2.6 miles
    101 Corthell Avenue
    WhitmanMA 02382
    (781)618-7035
    2.66-8578

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