The Fessenden School

Private School
250 Waltham St
West Newton, MA 02465
Middlesex County
(617) 630-2351

Religious Affiliation
Nonsectarian

Co-Ed Status
All-Male

Associations

  • National Association of Independent Schools
  • Other school associations
  • State or regional independent school association
  • The Association of Boarding Schools



The Fessenden School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

The Fessenden School Students by Grade
PK 18
K 32
1 31
2 31
3 32
4 47
5 61
6 71
7 72
8 86
9 45
10 0
11 0
12 0

The Fessenden School is a private high school located in West Newton, MA and has 526 students in grades Pre-Kindergarten through 9th. The Fessenden School is the 20th largest private high school in Massachusetts and the 1,099th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 6.0 to 1.

Total Students: 526
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 6:1
Full Time Teachers: 80

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The Fessenden School Students by Gender

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 Male 526
(100%)
16,488
(57%)
 Female 0
(0%)
12,255
(43%)

The Fessenden School Students by Ethnicity

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 White 395
(78%)
20,720
(73%)
 Asian 44
(9%)
2,772
(10%)
 Two or More 32
(6%)
1,306
(5%)
 Hispanic 19
(4%)
1,634
(6%)
 Black 18
(4%)
1,799
(6%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
18
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
23
(0%)

The Fessenden School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 450
2007 482
2009 481
2011 475
2013 501
2015 526

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 7
2007 7
2009 8
2011 7
2013 6
2015 6

Compare The Fessenden School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
600.0% 6.0:1
 
1,153.5% 11.5:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 

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