Watertown Town school information

IndexWatertown TownMassachusettsNational
Average Test Scores69%64%49%
Student/Teacher ration/a14:116:1
Total public schoolsn/a1,16779,221
Total private schoolsn/a50824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1937,963
The Watertown Town, MA educational system consists of n/a public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Watertown Town public schools have average test scores of 69% which is 8% higher than than the Massachusetts average and 41% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Watertown Town public schools is n/a, compared to 14:1 in Massachusetts and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 94.3% of students have completed 8th grade, 93.5% have completed high school, 62.0% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 9.4% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Watertown Town are 41% higher than the national average.
  • There are approximately n/a public schools in Watertown Town.
  • 94.3% of people in Watertown Town have completed 8th grade.
  • 93.5% of people in Watertown Town have completed high school.
  • 62.0% of people in Watertown Town have completed a bachelors degree.

Best Schools in Watertown Town

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  • Cunniff246 Warren StreetGrades: PK - 5Students: 296 · Ratio: 11:162
  • Hosmer1 Concord RdGrades: PK - 5Students: 568 · Ratio: 11:164
  • James Russell Lowell175 Orchard StreetGrades: PK - 5Students: 356 · Ratio: 11:167
  • Watertown High50 Columbia StreetGrades: 9 - 12Students: 693 · Ratio: 11:187
  • Watertown Middle School68 Waverley AvenueGrades: 6 - 8Students: 571 · Ratio: 11:167

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Education level achieved in Watertown Town

IndexWatertown TownMassachusettsNational
Completed 8th grade94.3%88.3%84.3%
Completed high school93.5%87.2%83.0%
Completed some college77.6%65.0%59.4%
Completed associate degree67.2%49.0%38.5%
Completed bachelors62.0%41.2%30.3%
Completed masters29.9%18.2%11.5%
Completed professional degree9.4%5.4%3.3%
Completed doctorate5.6%2.6%1.3%

Highest level of education achieved in Watertown Town (high school & post-secondary)

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Source: The Watertown Town, 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.