Top 100 Best STEM High Schools – Wellesley High School – US News & World Report – 54/100

Top 100 Best STEM High Schools – Wellesley High School – US News & World Report – 54/100

Wellesley High School
Phone: (781) 446-6290
District: Wellesley


Wellesley High School is ranked 7th within Massachusetts. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Wellesley High School is 69 percent. The student body makeup is 50 percent male and 50 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 19 percent. Wellesley High School is the only high school in the Wellesley.

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Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares to others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.
Medal Awarded     Gold
National Rank
State Rank

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.
Total Enrollment     1,294
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total)     19%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total)     3%
Full-Time Teachers     111

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).
Proficient in English     99%
Proficient in Math     96%
College Readiness Index     64.4

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.
Grades Served     09 – 12
Setting     Large Suburb
Charter School     No
Magnet School     No
Receives Title I Funding     Yes

This information relates to high schools run by this school’s state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.
Total Schools     1
Total Students     1,294
Proficient in English (district average)     99%
Proficient in Math (district average)     96%
College Readiness (district average)     64.4

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