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96%
  • Brookline High
  • 115 Greenough Street, Brookline
  • Brookline
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,905
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
88%
  • Heath
  • 100 Eliot Street, Brookline
  • Brookline
  • Grades: PK - 8 · Students: 567
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
81%
  • Lawrence
  • 27 Francis Street, Brookline
  • Brookline
  • Grades: KG - 8 · Students: 673
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
81%
  • Edith C Baker
  • 205 Beverly Rd, Brookline
  • Brookline
  • Grades: KG - 8 · Students: 814
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
81%
  • Pierce
  • 50 School Street, Brookline
  • Brookline
  • Grades: KG - 8 · Students: 815
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
81%
  • Michael Driscoll
  • 64 Westbourne Terrace, Brookline
  • Brookline
  • Grades: PK - 8 · Students: 588
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
76%
  • John D Runkle
  • 50 Druce Street, Brookline
  • Brookline
  • Grades: PK - 8 · Students: 573
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
76%
  • William H Lincoln
  • 19 Kennard Rd, Brookline
  • Brookline
  • Grades: KG - 8 · Students: 571
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 12:1
75%
  • Edward Devotion
  • 345 Harvard Street, Brookline
  • Brookline
  • Grades: KG - 8 · Students: 813
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
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  • Brookline Early Education Program At Beacon
  • 115 Greenough Street, Brookline
  • Brookline
  • Grades: PK - PK · Students: 62
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
n/a
  • Brookline Early Education Program At Putterham
  • 194 Grove Street, Brookline
  • Brookline
  • Grades: PK - PK · Students: 64
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 8:1
n/a
  • The Lynch Center
  • 599 Brookline Avenue, Brookline
  • Brookline
  • Grades: PK - PK · Students: 63
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
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Brookline school information

IndexBrooklineMassachusettsNational
Average Test Scores81%64%49%
Student/Teacher ratio11:114:116:1
Total public schools81,16779,221
Total private schools1150824,874
Total post-secondary schools41937,963
The Brookline, MA educational system consists of 8 public schools, 11 private schools and 4 post-secondary schools. Brookline public schools have average test scores of 81% which is 27% higher than than the Massachusetts average and 65% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Brookline public schools is 11:1, compared to 14:1 in Massachusetts and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 96.4% of students have completed 8th grade, 96.2% have completed high school, 81.6% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 27.1% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Brookline

IndexBrooklineMassachusettsNational
Completed 8th grade96.4%88.3%84.3%
Completed high school96.2%87.2%83.0%
Completed some college90.4%65.0%59.4%
Completed associate degree83.9%49.0%38.5%
Completed bachelors81.6%41.2%30.3%
Completed masters52.3%18.2%11.5%
Completed professional degree27.1%5.4%3.3%
Completed doctorate13.4%2.6%1.3%

Brookline, MA School Districts

Brookline School District

There are a total of 8 public schools, 11 private schools and 4 post-secondary schools in Brookline. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Brookline, MA schools is 81%. The average student to teacher ratio is 11:1. In Brookline, MA, an average of 96.4% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 96.2% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Brookline 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 Brookline, MA schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Lynnfield, MA12,48989%80%
Dover, MA2,45389%80%
Belmont, MA25,55588%79%
Winchester, MA22,49188%78%
Lexington, MA32,93688%78%
Brookline, MA59,18081%65%

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Rowlett, TX59,20376%54%
Kendale Lakes, FL59,21770%42%
La Mesa, CA59,12545%8%
Redmond, WA59,26876%55%
Buckeye, AZ59,31036%27%
Brookline, MA59,18081%65%
Source: The Brookline, 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.