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  • Station Avenue Elementary
  • 276 Station Avenue, South Yarmouth
  • Dennis-Yarmouth
  • Grades: KG - 3 · Students: 434
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 11:1
  • Dennis-yarmouth Regional High
  • 210 Station Avenue, South Yarmouth
  • Dennis-Yarmouth
  • Grades: 8 - 12 · Students: 981
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 12:1

South Yarmouth school information

IndexSouth YarmouthMassachusettsNational
Average Test Scores67%64%49%
Student/Teacher ratio13:114:116:1
Total public schools41,16779,221
Total private schoolsn/a50824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1937,963
The South Yarmouth, MA educational system consists of 4 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. South Yarmouth public schools have average test scores of 67% which is 4% higher than than the Massachusetts average and 35% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of South Yarmouth public schools is 13:1, compared to 14:1 in Massachusetts and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 90.5% of students have completed 8th grade, 90.0% have completed high school, 28.2% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 1.7% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in South Yarmouth

IndexSouth YarmouthMassachusettsNational
Completed 8th grade90.5%88.3%84.3%
Completed high school90.0%87.2%83.0%
Completed some college62.8%65.0%59.4%
Completed associate degree37.9%49.0%38.5%
Completed bachelors28.2%41.2%30.3%
Completed masters11.6%18.2%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.7%5.4%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.7%2.6%1.3%

South Yarmouth, MA School Districts

Dennis-Yarmouth School District

There are a total of 4 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in South Yarmouth. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for South Yarmouth, MA schools is 67%. The average student to teacher ratio is 13:1. In South Yarmouth, MA, an average of 90.5% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 90.0% have completed high school.

To customize your list of South Yarmouth 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 South Yarmouth, MA schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
North Eastham, MA1,74294%91%
East Harwich, MA4,97980%62%
Orleans, MA1,93778%58%
East Sandwich, MA3,73576%55%
Barnstable Town, MA44,49871%43%
South Yarmouth, MA10,95367%35%

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Sonoma, CA10,95232%34%
White House, TN10,94467%37%
Dent, OH10,96381%64%
Delhi, CA10,96830%39%
Ogdensburg, NY10,93737%24%
South Yarmouth, MA10,95367%35%
Source: The South Yarmouth, 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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