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  • Watertown High
  • 50 Columbia Street, Watertown Town
  • Watertown
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 693
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 11:1
  • Watertown Middle School
  • 68 Waverley Avenue, Watertown Town
  • Watertown
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 571
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 11:1
  • James Russell Lowell
  • 175 Orchard Street, Watertown Town
  • Watertown
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 356
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 11:1
  • Hosmer
  • 1 Concord Rd, Watertown Town
  • Watertown
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 568
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 11:1
  • Cunniff
  • 246 Warren Street, Watertown Town
  • Watertown
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 296
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 11:1

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.

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%

Watertown Town, MA School Districts

Watertown School District

There are a total of n/a public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Watertown Town. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Watertown Town, MA schools is 69%. The average student to teacher ratio is n/a. In Watertown Town, MA, an average of 94.3% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 93.5% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Watertown Town 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 Watertown Town, MA schools.

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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%
Watertown Town, MA33,84969%41%

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Watertown Town, MA33,84969%41%
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.