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93%
  • Melrose High
  • 360 Lynn Fells Pkwy, Melrose
  • Melrose
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 933
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
87%
  • Winthrop
  • 162 First Street, Melrose
  • Melrose
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 341
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
82%
  • Roosevelt
  • 253 Vinton Street, Melrose
  • Melrose
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 389
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
82%
  • Horace Mann
  • 40 Damon Avenue, Melrose
  • Melrose
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 260
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
82%
  • Herbert Clark Hoover
  • 37 Glendower Rd, Melrose
  • Melrose
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 252
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
79%
  • Melrose Middle School
  • 350 Lynn Fells Pkwy, Melrose
  • Melrose
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 857
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
77%
  • Lincoln
  • 80 West Wyoming Avenue, Melrose
  • Melrose
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 366
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
n/a
  • Early Childhood Center
  • 16 Franklin St, Melrose
  • Melrose
  • Grades: PK - PK · Students: 313
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 20:1
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Melrose school information

IndexMelroseMassachusettsNational
Average Test Scores83%64%49%
Student/Teacher ratio17:114:116:1
Total public schools81,16779,221
Total private schools350824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1937,963
The Melrose, MA educational system consists of 8 public schools, 3 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Melrose public schools have average test scores of 83% which is 29% higher than than the Massachusetts average and 69% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Melrose public schools is 17:1, compared to 14:1 in Massachusetts and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 93.2% of students have completed 8th grade, 93.1% have completed high school, 53.4% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 5.6% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Melrose

IndexMelroseMassachusettsNational
Completed 8th grade93.2%88.3%84.3%
Completed high school93.1%87.2%83.0%
Completed some college76.4%65.0%59.4%
Completed associate degree61.3%49.0%38.5%
Completed bachelors53.4%41.2%30.3%
Completed masters22.7%18.2%11.5%
Completed professional degree5.6%5.4%3.3%
Completed doctorate2.6%2.6%1.3%

Melrose, MA School Districts

Melrose School District

There are a total of 8 public schools, 3 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Melrose. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Melrose, MA schools is 83%. The average student to teacher ratio is 17:1. In Melrose, MA, an average of 93.2% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 93.1% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Melrose 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 Melrose, 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%
Boxford, MA2,47288%78%
Winchester, MA22,49188%78%
Melrose, MA27,78783%69%

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Aberdeen, SD27,78339%20%
Sahuarita, AZ27,78044%11%
Benicia, CA27,78055%11%
Princeton, FL27,79951%3%
Shaker Heights, OH27,77377%57%
Melrose, MA27,78783%69%
Source: The Melrose, 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.