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Avg. test scores 76%
High school dipl. 18%
Bachelors degree 140%

Hingham school information

IndexHinghamMassachusettsNational
Average Test Scores86%64%49%
Student/Teacher ratio14:114:116:1
Total public schools51,16779,221
Total private schools450824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1937,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Hingham are 76% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 5 public schools in Hingham
  • 98.3% of people in Hingham have completed 8th grade
  • 97.8% of people in Hingham have completed high school
  • 72.8% of people in Hingham have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Hingham

      IndexHinghamMassachusettsNational
      Completed 8th grade98.3%88.3%84.3%
      Completed high school97.8%87.2%83.0%
      Completed some college87.0%65.0%59.4%
      Completed associate degree77.6%49.0%38.5%
      Completed bachelors72.8%41.2%30.3%
      Completed masters30.2%18.2%11.5%
      Completed professional degree8.8%5.4%3.3%
      Completed doctorate1.2%2.6%1.3%

      Hingham, MA School Districts

      • Hingham School District

      There are a total of 5 public schools, 4 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Hingham. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Hingham, MA schools is 86%. The average student to teacher ratio is 14:1. In Hingham, MA, an average of 98.3% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 97.8% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Belmont, MA25,55588%79%
      Duxbury, MA1,49887%76%
      Arlington, MA44,40882%67%
      North Scituate, MA5,18782%66%
      Brookline, MA59,18081%65%
      Hingham, MA5,77786%76%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Robertsdale, AL5,77639%21%
      Sandersville, GA5,77624%52%
      Doney Park, AZ5,77539%22%
      Mount Carmel, PA5,77347%5%
      Laie, HI5,78265%32%
      Hingham, MA5,77786%76%
      Source: The Hingham, 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.