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Avg. test scores 21%
High school dipl. 11%
Bachelors degree 26%

Bellingham school information

IndexBellinghamMassachusettsNational
Average Test Scores60%64%49%
Student/Teacher ratio12:114:116:1
Total public schools71,16779,221
Total private schools150824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1937,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Bellingham are 21% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 7 public schools in Bellingham
  • 93.4% of people in Bellingham have completed 8th grade
  • 92.5% of people in Bellingham have completed high school
  • 22.4% of people in Bellingham have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Bellingham

      IndexBellinghamMassachusettsNational
      Completed 8th grade93.4%88.3%84.3%
      Completed high school92.5%87.2%83.0%
      Completed some college57.7%65.0%59.4%
      Completed associate degree31.6%49.0%38.5%
      Completed bachelors22.4%41.2%30.3%
      Completed masters8.2%18.2%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.9%5.4%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.0%2.6%1.3%

      Bellingham, MA School Districts

      • Bellingham School District

      There are a total of 7 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Bellingham. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Bellingham, MA schools is 60%. The average student to teacher ratio is 12:1. In Bellingham, MA, an average of 93.4% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 92.5% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Upton, MA2,99890%83%
      Dover, MA2,45389%80%
      Westborough, MA4,05787%77%
      Sharon, MA5,84187%77%
      Medfield, MA6,57587%76%
      Bellingham, MA5,37660%21%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Highwood, IL5,37720%60%
      Twin Lakes, CA5,37840%18%
      Breinigsville, PA5,37874%49%
      Northfield, IL5,37471%45%
      Goshen, NY5,37857%16%
      Bellingham, MA5,37660%21%
      Source: The Bellingham, 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.