Whittier Regional Vocational

Rank
10/
10
Top 10%
Whittier Regional Vocational serves 1,254 students in grades 9-12.
Whittier Regional Vocational placed in the top 10% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 83% (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 97% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Whittier Regional Vocational places among the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts for:

School Overview

Whittier Regional Vocational's student population of 1,254 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 114 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeVocational school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,254 students
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Total Classroom Teachers114 teachers
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School Comparison

Whittier Regional Vocational 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 Whittier Regional Vocational is 0.40, 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
#96 out of 1666 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
83%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
97%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:113:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
19%
20%
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Black
2%
9%
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White
75%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.400.59
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Graduation Rate
97%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Whittier Regional Vocational and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWhittier Regional Vocational Technical School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Whittier Regional Vocational is Pentucket Regional Senior High School (2.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Pentucket Regional Middle School (2.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Helen R Donaghue School (1.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Merrimac Helen R Donaghue School Math: 34% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 3-6 | 241 students
    1.4 miles
    24 Union Street Ext.
    Merrimac, MA 01860
    (978) 346-8921
    1.4 3-6 241
  • West Newbury Pentucket Regional Middle School Math: 44% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 422 students
    2.0 miles
    20 Main Street
    West Newbury, MA 01985
    (978) 363-2957
    2 7-8 422
  • West Newbury Pentucket Regional Senior High School Math: 85-89% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: 9-12 | 742 students
    2.1 miles
    24 Main Street
    West Newbury, MA 01985
    (978) 363-5507
    2.1 9-12 742
  • Merrimac Dr Frederick N Sweetsir
    Grades: PK-2 | 218 students
    2.3 miles
    104 Church Street
    Merrimac, MA 01860
    (978) 346-8319
    2.3 PK-2 218
  • Haverhill John G Whittier Math: 30% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 542 students
    2.9 miles
    256 Concord Street
    Haverhill, MA 01830
    (978) 374-5782
    2.9 5-8 542

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