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  • Athol High
  • 2363 Main Street, Athol
  • Athol-Royalston
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 386
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
  • Pleasant Street
  • 1060 Pleasant Street, Athol
  • Athol-Royalston
  • Grades: PK - 4 · Students: 280
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
  • Athol-royalston Middle School
  • 1062 Pleasant Street, Athol
  • Athol-Royalston
  • Grades: 5 - 8 · Students: 402
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
  • Riverbend-sanders Street School
  • 174 Riverbend Street, Athol
  • Athol-Royalston
  • Grades: KG - 4 · Students: 195
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1

Athol school information

Average Test Scores45%64%49%
Student/Teacher ratio15:114:116:1
Total public schools81,16779,221
Total private schoolsn/a50824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1937,963
The Athol, MA educational system consists of 8 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Athol public schools have average test scores of 45% which is 31% lower than than the Massachusetts average and 10% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Athol public schools is 15:1, compared to 14:1 in Massachusetts and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 80.5% of students have completed 8th grade, 79.0% have completed high school, 16.6% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 0.7% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Athol

Completed 8th grade80.5%88.3%84.3%
Completed high school79.0%87.2%83.0%
Completed some college45.8%65.0%59.4%
Completed associate degree27.9%49.0%38.5%
Completed bachelors16.6%41.2%30.3%
Completed masters5.4%18.2%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.7%5.4%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.7%2.6%1.3%

Athol, MA School Districts

Athol-Royalston School District

There are a total of 8 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Athol. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Athol, MA schools is 45%. The average student to teacher ratio is 15:1. In Athol, MA, an average of 80.5% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 79.0% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Athol schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Athol, MA schools.

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Athol, MA8,42845%10%

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Athol, MA8,42845%10%
Source: The Athol, MA education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.
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