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85%
  • Malden High
  • 77 Salem Street, Malden
  • Malden
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,869
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
77%
  • Mystic Valley Regional Charter School
  • 770 Salem Street, Malden
  • Mystic Valley Regional Charter (District)
  • Grades: KG - 12 · Students: 1,509
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
60%
  • Linden
  • 29 Wescott Street, Malden
  • Malden
  • Grades: KG - 8 · Students: 901
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
55%
  • Beebe
  • 401 Pleasant Street, Malden
  • Malden
  • Grades: KG - 8 · Students: 900
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
50%
  • Ferryway
  • 150 Cross Street, Malden
  • Malden
  • Grades: KG - 8 · Students: 907
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
47%
  • Salemwood
  • 529 Salem Street, Malden
  • Malden
  • Grades: KG - 8 · Students: 1,077
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
47%
  • Forestdale
  • 74 Sylvan Street, Malden
  • Malden
  • Grades: KG - 8 · Students: 593
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
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  • Malden Early Learning Center
  • 257 Mountain Avenue, Malden
  • Malden
  • Grades: PK - PK · Students: 317
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
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Malden school information

IndexMaldenMassachusettsNational
Average Test Scores60%64%49%
Student/Teacher ratio14:114:116:1
Total public schools81,16779,221
Total private schools550824,874
Total post-secondary schools51937,963
The Malden, MA educational system consists of 8 public schools, 5 private schools and 5 post-secondary schools. Malden public schools have average test scores of 60% which is 7% lower than than the Massachusetts average and 22% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Malden public schools is 14:1, compared to 14:1 in Massachusetts and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 85.3% of students have completed 8th grade, 83.1% have completed high school, 33.6% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 3.6% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Malden

IndexMaldenMassachusettsNational
Completed 8th grade85.3%88.3%84.3%
Completed high school83.1%87.2%83.0%
Completed some college56.0%65.0%59.4%
Completed associate degree40.0%49.0%38.5%
Completed bachelors33.6%41.2%30.3%
Completed masters14.2%18.2%11.5%
Completed professional degree3.6%5.4%3.3%
Completed doctorate2.0%2.6%1.3%

Malden, MA School Districts

Malden School District

There are a total of 8 public schools, 5 private schools and 5 post-secondary schools in Malden. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Malden, MA schools is 60%. The average student to teacher ratio is 14:1. In Malden, MA, an average of 85.3% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 83.1% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Malden 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 Malden, 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%
Malden, MA60,73260%22%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Grand Junction, CO60,63031%37%
Springfield, OR60,61142%15%
Jupiter, FL60,59769%40%
North Port, FL60,87161%23%
Vineland, NJ60,87627%45%
Malden, MA60,73260%22%
Source: The Malden, 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.