Public Schools in Dedham, Massachusetts

There are 8 Public Schools in Dedham, Massachusetts, serving a population of 25,377 people in an area of 11 square miles. There is 1 Public School per 3,172 people, and 1 Public School per 1 square miles.

In Massachusetts, Dedham is ranked 290th of 585 cities in Public Schools per capita, and 263rd of 585 cities in Public Schools per square mile.

List of Dedham Public Schools

Find Dedham, Massachusetts public schools, including charter schools, k-12, elementary, middle, and high schools.


Avery 336 High Street Dedham, MA

Avery County High School 123 High Street Dedham, MA

Dedham High 140 Whiting Avenue Dedham, MA

Dedham Middle School 70 Whiting Avenue Dedham, MA

Early Childhood Center 322 Sprague Street Dedham, MA

Greenlodge 191 Greenlodge Street Dedham, MA

Oakdale 147 Cedar Street Dedham, MA

Riverdale 143 Needham Street Dedham, MA

About Dedham Public Schools

Dedham Public Schools are tuition-free, publicly funded schools that are legally required to accept and provide an education to all children from Kindergarten age through Grade 12 in Dedham, MA. Each of the fifty state constitutions includes a requirement for the provision of a Public School system, and each state, including Massachusetts, also has a compulsory education law that requires school-age children to attend school.

You may contact Public Schools for questions about:
  • Dedham Public School calendars
  • Admissions policies and enrollment
  • Dedham school district
  • Academics and school curriculum
  • School buses and transportation

Dedham Public School Statistics

Find Dedham Public School Enrollment and Educational Attainment (Age 25+). Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2017 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Dedham Public School Enrollment
 DedhamNorfolk County
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment141 (30.4%)4,677 (36.4%)
Kindergarten Enrollment141 (56.6%)7,199 (84.6%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)642 (83.3%)28,551 (89.2%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)903 (80.3%)31,463 (87.9%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)1,076 (78.4%)30,988 (82.7%)
Dedham Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 DedhamNorfolk County
Less than 9th Grade Education494 (2.7%)13,045 (2.7%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)694 (3.7%)16,704 (3.4%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)4,292 (23.2%)97,264 (20.0%)