Top 5 Schools in This State
These are some of the top-rated public schools in Massachusetts based on a variety of measures, including academic performance and equity. Find out more about GreatSchools ratings.
College Success Award
These are some of the best public high schools in Massachusetts at preparing students for success in college. The College Success Award recognizes schools that do an exemplary job getting students to enroll in and stick with college, including those that excel at serving students from low-income families.
Academic Summary
Are the schools in Massachusetts offering opportunity for all students, or are some kids being left behind? Successful states are working to close the achievement gap.

Student Demographics
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Reviews From Schools in Massachusetts
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May 30, 2023
i was bullied the teachers knew and did not try to stop it. curriculem is horrible, everyone hated to learn. I am much happier at my new school.
Parent / Guardian
May 30, 2023
St. John School shines as a true gem in the heart of Boston's North End. The school offers an outstanding academic curriculum within a safe and nurturing environment. The school's community fosters a... More
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Parent / Guardian
May 30, 2023
Ralph Talbot is an incredible school with such caring teachers. We moved to Ralph Talbot for 1st grade and Ms. Powers is exceptional. All the teachers and staff is so dedicated and supportive of these... More
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