Public Schools in Essex County, Massachusetts

There are 255 Public Schools in Essex County, Massachusetts, serving a population of 775,860 people in an area of 493 square miles. There is 1 Public School per 3,042 people, and 1 Public School per 1 square miles.

In Massachusetts, Essex County is ranked 7th of 14 counties in Public Schools per capita, and 2nd of 14 counties in Public Schools per square mile.

List of Essex County Public Schools

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


A Drewicz Elementary 34 Hood Street Lynn, MA

Aborn 409 Eastern Avenue Lynn, MA

Alexander B Bruce 135 Butler Street Lawrence, MA

Amesbury Academy Charter Public School 71 Friend Street Amesbury, MA

Amesbury Elementary 20 South Hampton Road Amesbury, MA

Amesbury High 5 Highland Street Amesbury, MA

Amesbury Middle 220 Main Street Amesbury, MA

Andover Elementary School 20 School Street Andover, MA

Andover High 80 Shawsheen Road Andover, MA

Andover West Middle 70 Shawsheen Road Andover, MA

Annie L Sargent School 300 Abbott Street North Andover, MA

Arlington Heights Academy 150 Arlington Street Lawrence, MA

Arlington Middle School 150 Arlington Street Lawrence, MA

Arlington Park Community Learning Center 150 Arlington Street Lawrence, MA

Atkinson 111 Phillips Brooks Road North Andover, MA

Ayers/Ryal Side School 40 Woodland Avenue Beverly, MA

Ballard School 22 Richard Street Saugus, MA

Bancroft Elementary 15 Bancroft Road Andover, MA

Bartlett Kindergarten Center 551 Washington Street Haverhill, MA

Bates 53 Liberty Hill Avenue Salem, MA

Beeman Memorial 138 Cherry Street Gloucester, MA

Belmonte Saugus Middle 25 Dow Street Saugus, MA

Bentley Elementary School 25 Memorial Drive Salem, MA

Bessie Buker Elementary 1 School Street Wenham, MA

Beverly High 100 Sohier Road Beverly, MA

Bradford Elementary 118 Montvale Street Haverhill, MA

Breed Middle School 90 O'Callaghan Way Lynn, MA

Brickett Elementary 123 Lewis Street Lynn, MA

Briscoe Middle 7 Sohier Road Beverly, MA

Business Management & Finance High School 70 North Parish Road Lawrence, MA

Business Management & Finance High School 70-71 North Parish Road Lawrence, MA

Caleb Dustin Hunking 98 Winchester Street Haverhill, MA

Campo Undivided High School 480 Maple Street Danvers, MA

Capt William G Shoemaker 26 Regina Road Lynn, MA

Captain Samuel Brown 150 Lynn Street Peabody, MA

Carlton 10 Skerry Street Salem, MA

Center 18 Irving Street Peabody, MA

Centerville Elementary 17 Hull Street Beverly, MA

Charles C Cashman Elementary 193 Lions Mouth Road Amesbury, MA

Clarke 100 Middlesex Avenue Swampscott, MA

Classical High 235 O'Callaghan Way Lynn, MA

Cobbet Elementary 40 Franklin Street Lynn, MA

Collins Middle 29 Highland Avenue Salem, MA

Community Day Arlington 150 Arlington Street Lawrence, MA

Community Day Charter Public School - Prospect 190 Hampshire Street Lawrence, MA

Community Day Charter Public School - R. Kingman Webster 50 Pleasant Street Lawrence, MA

Community Day School 75 Pleasant St Lawrence, MA

Comprehensive Grammar School 100 Howe Street Methuen Town, MA

Consentino Middle School 685 Washington Street Haverhill, MA

Cove Elementary 20 Eisenhower Avenue Beverly, MA

About Essex County Public Schools

Essex County 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 Essex County, 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:
  • Essex County Public School calendars
  • Admissions policies and enrollment
  • Essex County school district
  • Academics and school curriculum
  • School buses and transportation

Essex County Public School Statistics

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

Essex County Public School Enrollment
 Essex CountyMassachusetts
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment6,238 (50.2%)55,427 (50.3%)
Kindergarten Enrollment7,593 (87.9%)68,429 (88.3%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)33,317 (91.3%)272,946 (91.4%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)35,432 (89.5%)285,816 (90.3%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)36,031 (85.1%)304,548 (88.6%)
Essex County Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 Essex CountyMassachusetts
Less than 9th Grade Education30,081 (5.6%)216,649 (4.6%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)26,635 (5.0%)241,431 (5.1%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)135,573 (25.4%)1,162,683 (24.7%)