Public Schools in Peabody, Massachusetts

There are 10 Public Schools in Peabody, Massachusetts, serving a population of 52,610 people in an area of 17 square miles. There is 1 Public School per 5,261 people, and 1 Public School per 1 square miles.

In Massachusetts, Peabody is ranked 332nd of 585 cities in Public Schools per capita, and 281st of 585 cities in Public Schools per square mile.

List of Peabody Public Schools

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


Captain Samuel Brown 150 Lynn Street Peabody, MA

Center 18 Irving Street Peabody, MA

J Henry Higgins Middle 1 King Street Peabody, MA

John E Burke 127 Birch Street Peabody, MA

John E. Mccarthy 76 Lake Street Peabody, MA

Peabody Veterans Memorial High 485 Lowell Street Peabody, MA

South Memorial 16 Maple Street Extension Peabody, MA

Thomas Carroll 60 Northend Street Peabody, MA

West Memorial 15 Bow Street Peabody, MA

William A Welch Sr 50 Swampscott Avenue Peabody, MA

About Peabody Public Schools

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

Peabody Public School Statistics

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

Peabody Public School Enrollment
 PeabodyEssex County
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment487 (59.0%)6,238 (50.2%)
Kindergarten Enrollment313 (85.8%)7,593 (87.9%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)1,705 (88.1%)33,317 (91.3%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)1,695 (93.1%)35,432 (89.5%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)1,843 (77.2%)36,031 (85.1%)
Peabody Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 PeabodyEssex County
Less than 9th Grade Education1,873 (4.9%)30,081 (5.6%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)2,055 (5.3%)26,635 (5.0%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)12,590 (32.7%)135,573 (25.4%)