Woburn High School

88 Montvale Avenue
Woburn, MA 01801
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
Woburn High School serves 1,317 students in grades 9-12.
Woburn High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) 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 90% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Woburn High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts for:

School Overview

Woburn High School's student population of 1,317 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 105 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,317 students
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Total Classroom Teachers105 teachers
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School Comparison

Woburn High School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Woburn High School is 0.45, 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
#179 out of 1666 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
78%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
90%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:113:1
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American Indian
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Asian
6%
7%
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Hispanic
13%
20%
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Black
7%
9%
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White
73%
60%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.450.59
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Graduation Rate
91%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWoburn School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Woburn High School is Winchester High School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is John F Kennedy Middle School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Malcolm White (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Woburn Malcolm White Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 324 students
    0.3 miles
    36 Bow Street
    Woburn, MA 01801
    (781) 937-8242
    0.3 K-5 324
  • Woburn Shamrock Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 362 students
    0.4 miles
    60 Green Street
    Woburn, MA 01801
    (781) 937-8241
    0.4 PK-5 362
  • Woburn John F Kennedy Middle School Math: 41% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 483 students
    0.8 miles
    33 Middle Street
    Woburn, MA 01801
    (781) 937-8230
    0.8 6-8 483
  • Woburn Goodyear Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 307 students
    0.9 miles
    41 Central Street
    Woburn, MA 01801
    (781) 937-8237
    0.9 K-5 307
  • Woburn Wyman Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 182 students
    0.9 miles
    677 Main Street
    Woburn, MA 01801
    (781) 937-8243
    0.9 K-5 182

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