600 Franklin Street
Whitman, MA 02382
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Whitman Hanson Regional serves 1,172 students in grades 9-12.
Whitman Hanson Regional placed in the top 50% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 56% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 64% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 54%) for the 2018-19 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).

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 stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
1,172 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
73 teachers
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School Rankings

Whitman Hanson Regional is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,667 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 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 Data
This School
State Level (MA)
Overall Testing Rank
#611 out of 1667 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
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
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.17
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Graduation Rate
94%
88%
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
23%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 1,172 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 9%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 94% (Top 50% in MA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 56% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 64% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.17 (Btm 50%)

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