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Places With The Best Education System In Massachusetts 2018

Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score73
  • North Scituate, MA
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,187
81
  • Wellesley, MA
  • (City)
  • Population: 28,909
79
  • Hingham, MA
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,777
81
  • Needham, MA
  • (City)
  • Population: 30,167
75
  • Cochituate, MA
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,940
72
  • Sharon, MA
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,841
73
  • Scituate, MA
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,471
82
  • Winchester, MA
  • (City)
  • Population: 22,491
79
  • Lexington, MA
  • (City)
  • Population: 32,936
80
  • Belmont, MA
  • (City)
  • Population: 25,555
81
  • Newton, MA
  • (City)
  • Population: 88,317
  • Newton is a great place to live, work and visit. Each of the 13 villages has its own little main street/business districts, community events and activities. The city values green space and its natural
74
  • Marblehead, MA
  • (City)
  • Population: 20,363
78
  • Brookline, MA
  • (City)
  • Population: 59,180
  • Brookline is a diverse, densely populated, safe and progressive society. There are many different types of restaurants and shops. It is walkable and has access to public transportation. The town is also
79
  • Newburyport, MA
  • (City)
  • Population: 17,837
72
  • Rockport, MA
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,101
75
  • Medfield, MA
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,575
79
  • Arlington, MA
  • (City)
  • Population: 44,408
  • I have lived in Arlington, Massachusetts almost all my life. I moved there with my parents when I was just 6 years old, since then I have fallen in love with the city and it's calm and cool seasons and
71
  • Lynnfield, MA
  • (City)
  • Population: 12,489
78
  • Reading, MA
  • (City)
  • Population: 25,490
76
  • Mansfield Center, MA
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,763
82
  • Franklin Town, MA
  • (City)
  • Population: 32,873
  • Franklin is a great place for families. It is a place that you can go out for a walk around the neighborhood or Franklin State Park. The neighbors or generally friendly. Franklin just invested in new
71
  • Swampscott, MA
  • (City)
  • Population: 14,250
80
  • Andover, MA
  • (City)
  • Population: 9,194
  • Andover is a town filled with rich high educated families. It is well known for being filled with rich snooty rude people. They say you would be lucky to find someone who isn't. The children are rude and
66
  • Amherst Center, MA
  • (City)
  • Population: 20,037
73
  • Milton, MA
  • (City)
  • Population: 27,351
77
  • Longmeadow, MA
  • (City)
  • Population: 15,837
  • Well, this town is an upscale, beautiful, with charming streets, and a wonderful sense of safety! However, I must say that what you see on the outside is not always is. Some people here seem to think
79
  • Melrose, MA
  • (City)
  • Population: 27,787
76
  • Kingston, MA
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,276
79
  • Northborough, MA
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,314
71
  • Bridgewater, MA
  • (City)
  • Population: 8,544
80
  • Dedham, MA
  • (City)
  • Population: 25,272
72
  • Wilmington, MA
  • (City)
  • Population: 23,310
74
  • Braintree Town, MA
  • (City)
  • Population: 37,066
71
  • Walpole, MA
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,209
73
  • Foxborough, MA
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,491
78
  • Maynard, MA
  • (City)
  • Population: 10,526
69
  • Amesbury Town, MA
  • (City)
  • Population: 17,082
75
  • Danvers, MA
  • (City)
  • Population: 27,558
80
  • Norwood, MA
  • (City)
  • Population: 29,018
70
  • Hull, MA
  • (City)
  • Population: 10,437
66
  • Barnstable Town, MA
  • (City)
  • Population: 44,498
  • I lived in Barnstable Town for about four years while I was in school. It is one of the most relaxing cities I have lived in. The beach access is magnificent, and I enjoyed being able to sit on my porch
76
  • Stoneham, MA
  • (City)
  • Population: 21,831
79
  • Watertown Town, MA
  • (City)
  • Population: 33,849
77
  • Woburn, MA
  • (City)
  • Population: 39,220
71
  • Abington, MA
  • (City)
  • Population: 16,196
73
  • Bliss Corner, MA
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,266
75
  • Marlborough, MA
  • (City)
  • Population: 39,545
69
  • Middleborough Center, MA
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,415
78
  • Wakefield, MA
  • (City)
  • Population: 26,399
69
  • Gloucester, MA
  • (City)
  • Population: 29,546

Moving to a new city in Massachusetts is a stressful process. Combine that with having to find a new school for your kids and stress levels can reach epic proportions! As they say “education is the cornerstone of our society” so you want to be sure that you find the right school for your children. Using science and data, AreaVibes has compiled a list of cities with the best education system in Massachusetts with a minimum of 5,000 people.

Your children’s academic success can depend on your choice of education system. Finding the right city with the best education system in Massachusetts is no easy task. The quality of education varies from state to state, city to city and even district to district. In creating this list, we wanted to take into account more than just test scores. Although we do believe that standardized test scores are important we also wanted to factor in classroom sizes and graduation rates.

To further narrow down your list of the cities with the best education system in Massachusetts, you can use the filters above. This will allow you to filter based on cities or neighborhoods, city size as well as home and rent prices to ensure that the cities fall within your housing budget. You can also filter based on other important categories that may be important to you like amenities, cost of living, crime, employment, housing and weather.