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  • Mattacheese Middle School
  • 400 Higgins Crowell Rd, West Yarmouth
  • Dennis-Yarmouth
  • Grades: 6 - 7 · Students: 461
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 9:1
  • Marguerite E Small Elementary
  • 440 Higgins Crowell Rd, West Yarmouth
  • Dennis-Yarmouth
  • Grades: PK - 3 · Students: 276
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 10:1

West Yarmouth school information

IndexWest YarmouthMassachusettsNational
Average Test Scores50%64%49%
Student/Teacher ratio11:114:116:1
Total public schools21,16779,221
Total private schoolsn/a50824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1937,963
The West Yarmouth, MA educational system consists of 2 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. West Yarmouth public schools have average test scores of 50% which is 22% lower than than the Massachusetts average and 2% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of West Yarmouth public schools is 11:1, compared to 14:1 in Massachusetts and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 90.9% of students have completed 8th grade, 90.9% have completed high school, 32.7% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 3.4% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in West Yarmouth

IndexWest YarmouthMassachusettsNational
Completed 8th grade90.9%88.3%84.3%
Completed high school90.9%87.2%83.0%
Completed some college65.9%65.0%59.4%
Completed associate degree44.7%49.0%38.5%
Completed bachelors32.7%41.2%30.3%
Completed masters12.6%18.2%11.5%
Completed professional degree3.4%5.4%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.9%2.6%1.3%

West Yarmouth, MA School Districts

Dennis-Yarmouth School District

There are a total of 2 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in West Yarmouth. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for West Yarmouth, MA schools is 50%. The average student to teacher ratio is 11:1. In West Yarmouth, MA, an average of 90.9% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 90.9% have completed high school.

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

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
East Harwich, MA4,97980%62%
Orleans, MA1,93778%58%
East Sandwich, MA3,73576%55%
Barnstable Town, MA44,49871%43%
Brewster, MA2,08867%36%
West Yarmouth, MA6,08050%2%

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Willows, CA6,08019%62%
Bellwood, VA6,08281%64%
Geneva, OH6,07772%46%
Fowler, CA6,08335%28%
White Rock, NM6,08353%8%
West Yarmouth, MA6,08050%2%
Source: The West 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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