Whitman Hanson Regional

Rank
10/
10
Top 10%
Whitman Hanson Regional serves 1,172 students in grades 9-12.
Whitman Hanson Regional placed in the top 10% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 78% (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 94% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Whitman Hanson Regional places among the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts for:

School Overview

Whitman Hanson Regional's student population of 1,172 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 73 teachers has grown by 19% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,172 students
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Total Classroom Teachers73 teachers
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School Comparison

Whitman Hanson Regional is ranked within the top 10% 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 Whitman Hanson Regional is 0.17, 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
#150 out of 1666 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
78%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
94%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:113:1
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American Indian
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Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
3%
20%
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Black
2%
9%
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White
91%
60%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.170.59
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Graduation Rate
95%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
23%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWhitman-Hanson School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Whitman Hanson Regional is East Bridgewater Jr./sr. High School (3.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Hanson Middle School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is John H Duval (1.3 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Whitman John H Duval Math: 54% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 444 students
    1.3 miles
    60 Regal Street
    Whitman, MA 02382
    (781) 618-7055
    1.3 K-5 444
  • Hanson Hanson Middle School Math: 42% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 393 students
    1.6 miles
    111 Liberty Street
    Hanson, MA 02341
    (781) 618-7575
    1.6 6-8 393
  • Whitman Louise A Conley Math: 44% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 562 students
    2.5 miles
    100 Forest Street
    Whitman, MA 02382
    (781) 618-7050
    2.5 K-5 562
  • Hanson Indian Head Math: 44% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 3-5 | 324 students
    2.6 miles
    720 Indian Head Street
    Hanson, MA 02341
    (781) 618-7065
    2.6 3-5 324
  • Whitman Whitman Middle School Math: 40% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 575 students
    2.6 miles
    101 Corthell Avenue
    Whitman, MA 02382
    (781) 618-7035
    2.6 6-8 575

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