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  • Belmont High
  • 221 Concord Avenue, Belmont
  • Belmont
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,236
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
90%
  • Winthrop L Chenery Middle School
  • 95 Washington Street, Belmont
  • Belmont
  • Grades: 5 - 8 · Students: 1,285
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
88%
  • Roger E Wellington
  • 121 Orchard Street, Belmont
  • Belmont
  • Grades: PK - 4 · Students: 605
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
87%
  • Winn Brook
  • 97 Waterhouse Rd, Belmont
  • Belmont
  • Grades: KG - 4 · Students: 465
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
85%
  • Mary Lee Burbank
  • 266 School Street, Belmont
  • Belmont
  • Grades: KG - 4 · Students: 351
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
82%
  • Daniel Butler
  • 90 White Street, Belmont
  • Belmont
  • Grades: KG - 4 · Students: 341
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
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Belmont school information

IndexBelmontMassachusettsNational
Average Test Scores88%64%49%
Student/Teacher ratio15:114:116:1
Total public schools71,16779,221
Total private schools450824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1937,963
The Belmont, MA educational system consists of 7 public schools, 4 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Belmont public schools have average test scores of 88% which is 37% higher than than the Massachusetts average and 79% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Belmont public schools is 15:1, compared to 14:1 in Massachusetts and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 96.9% of students have completed 8th grade, 96.7% have completed high school, 73.4% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 18.4% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Belmont

IndexBelmontMassachusettsNational
Completed 8th grade96.9%88.3%84.3%
Completed high school96.7%87.2%83.0%
Completed some college88.3%65.0%59.4%
Completed associate degree78.3%49.0%38.5%
Completed bachelors73.4%41.2%30.3%
Completed masters45.3%18.2%11.5%
Completed professional degree18.4%5.4%3.3%
Completed doctorate11.2%2.6%1.3%

Belmont, MA School Districts

Belmont School District

There are a total of 7 public schools, 4 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Belmont. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Belmont, MA schools is 88%. The average student to teacher ratio is 15:1. In Belmont, MA, an average of 96.9% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 96.7% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Belmont 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 Belmont, MA schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Lynnfield, MA12,48989%80%
Dover, MA2,45389%80%
Winchester, MA22,49188%78%
Lexington, MA32,93688%78%
Medfield, MA6,57587%76%
Belmont, MA25,55588%79%

Cities with similar population

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Owatonna, MN25,58049%0%
Hazelwood, MO25,60453%7%
Alvin, TX25,50067%36%
Soledad, CA25,61626%46%
Burlington, IA25,49268%37%
Belmont, MA25,55588%79%
Source: The Belmont, 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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