Wilmington High School

  • Wilmington High School serves 862 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 88% (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 95% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Wilmington High School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Wilmington High School's student population of 862 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 72 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students862 students
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Total Classroom Teachers72 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Wilmington High School 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 Wilmington High School is 0.26, 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#100 out of 1666 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
88%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
95%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:113:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
6%
7%
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Hispanic
3%
20%
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Black
3%
9%
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White
86%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score0.260.59
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Graduation Rate
98%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWilmington School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Wilmington Wildwood
    Grades: PK-K | 194 students
    0.7 miles
    182 Wildwood Street
    Wilmington, MA 01887
    (978) 694-6010
    0.7 PK-K 194
  • Wilmington Woburn Street
    Grades: 1-3 | 383 students
    1.2 miles
    227 Woburn Street
    Wilmington, MA 01887
    (978) 694-6020
    1.2 1-3 383
  • Wilmington Boutwell
    Grades: PK-K | 160 students
    1.3 miles
    17 Boutwell Avenue
    Wilmington, MA 01887
    (978) 694-6070
    1.3 PK-K 160
  • Wilmington West Intermediate
    Grades: 4-5 | 247 students
    1.3 miles
    22 Carter Lane
    Wilmington, MA 01887
    (978) 694-6050
    1.3 4-5 247
  • Wilmington Wilmington Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 836 students
    1.3 miles
    25 Carter Lane
    Wilmington, MA 01887
    (978) 694-6080
    1.3 6-8 836

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