Wakefield Memorial High School



Wakefield Memorial High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Wakefield Memorial High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 248
10 274
11 219
12 250
UG 1

Wakefield Memorial High School is a public high school of the Wakefield School District located in Wakefield, MA. It has 992 students in grades 9th through 12th. Wakefield Memorial High School is the 129th largest public high school in Massachusetts and the 5,907th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 13.4 to 1.

Total Students: 992
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 73.95

Support Your School With Shirts and Apparel

Sale price: $19.99
Sale price: $22.99

Search for Former WMHS Students

Wakefield Memorial High School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 538
(54%)
538
(54%)
 Male 454
(46%)
454
(46%)

Wakefield Memorial High School Students by Ethnicity

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 White 923
(93%)
923
(93%)
 Asian 24
(2%)
24
(2%)
 Black 22
(2%)
22
(2%)
 Hispanic 14
(1%)
14
(1%)
 Two or More 7
(1%)
7
(1%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
2
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Wakefield Memorial High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

Outer ring represents school district
  School District*
 Not Eligible 882
(89%)
882
(89%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 89
(9%)
89
(9%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 21
(2%)
21
(2%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Wakefield Memorial High School is ranked 254th out of 0 ranked schools in Massachusetts, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Wakefield Memorial High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (11.1%) is lower than the state average of 34.7%. This may indicate that the area has a lower level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Wakefield Memorial High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 991
2006 995
2007 957
2008 961
2009 968
2010 951
2011 973
2012 992

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.1
2006 12
2007 11.8
2008 12.9
2009 13.2
2010 12.4
2011 12.9
2012 13.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.063572149344097
2006 0.074371859296482
2007 0.063740856844305
2008 0.105098855359
2009 0.1353305785124
2010 0.13669821240799
2011 0.12024665981501
2012 0.11088709677419

Compare Wakefield Memorial High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,162.0% 11.6:1
 
1,340.0% 13.4:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 11.1%
 
State Average 34.7%
 
National Average 46.8%
 

Top Nearby High Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Wakefield Memorial High School
Wakefield, MA
Public 09 - 12 992 13.4:1  
Northeast Metro Regional Vocational
Wakefield, MA
Public 09 - 12 1,268 11.4:1 1 miles
Nazareth Academy
Wakefield, MA
Private 09 - 12 72 8:1 2 miles
Stoneham High School
Stoneham, MA
Public 09 - 12 678 11.7:1 3 miles
Melrose High School
Melrose, MA
Public 09 - 12 942 13.2:1 3 miles
Edgewood Elementary School/Gba
Stoneham, MA
Private PK - 12 171 11:1 3 miles
Saugus High School
Saugus, MA
Public 09 - 12 708 12.1:1 3 miles
Reading Memorial High School
Reading, MA
Public 09 - 12 1,285 15:1 4 miles
Classical High School
Lynn, MA
Public 09 - 12 1,528 18.1:1 4 miles
Lynnfield High School
Lynnfield, MA
Public 09 - 12 625 12:1 4 miles
Malden Catholic High School
Malden, MA
Private 09 - 12 589 12:1 5 miles
High Schools Elementary Schools

Data on U.S. Public High Schools & Private High Schools

Data provided by the National Center for Education Statistics. The data displayed is compiled from the most recent sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

Copyright 2018. High-Schools.com. All Rights Reserved.