Public Schools in Somerville, Massachusetts

There are 11 Public Schools in Somerville, Massachusetts, serving a population of 79,983 people in an area of 5 square miles. There is 1 Public School per 7,271 people, and 1 Public School per square mile.

In Massachusetts, Somerville is ranked 340th of 585 cities in Public Schools per capita, and 181st of 585 cities in Public Schools per square mile.

List of Somerville Public Schools

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


Albert F. Argenziano School At Lincoln Park 290 Washington Street Somerville, MA

Arthur D Healey 5 Meacham Street Somerville, MA

Benjamin G Brown 201 Willow Avenue Somerville, MA

Capuano Early Childhood Center 150 Glen Street Somerville, MA

E Somerville Community 50 Cross Street Somerville, MA

Full Circle High School 11 Otis Street Somerville, MA

John F Kennedy 5 Cherry Street Somerville, MA

Next Wave Junior High 8 Bonair Street Somerville, MA

Somerville High 81 Highland Avenue Somerville, MA

West Somerville Neighborhood 177 Powder House Boulevard Somerville, MA

Winter Hill Community 115 Sycamore Street Somerville, MA

About Somerville Public Schools

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

Somerville Public School Statistics

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

Somerville Public School Enrollment
 SomervilleMiddlesex County
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment450 (60.4%)13,211 (44.4%)
Kindergarten Enrollment385 (81.2%)15,732 (87.4%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)1,459 (83.9%)63,223 (91.8%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)1,528 (84.5%)63,434 (89.0%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)2,017 (93.7%)69,147 (88.3%)
Somerville Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 SomervilleMiddlesex County
Less than 9th Grade Education2,992 (5.0%)39,296 (3.6%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)2,733 (4.6%)39,855 (3.6%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)9,925 (16.6%)222,205 (20.1%)