Public Schools in Taunton, Massachusetts

There are 19 Public Schools in Taunton, Massachusetts, serving a population of 56,826 people in an area of 47 square miles. There is 1 Public School per 2,990 people, and 1 Public School per 2 square miles.

In Massachusetts, Taunton is ranked 283rd of 585 cities in Public Schools per capita, and 309th of 585 cities in Public Schools per square mile.

List of Taunton Public Schools

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


Benjamin A. Friedman Middle School 500 Norton Avenue Taunton, MA

Benjamin Friedman Middle 500 Norton Avenue Taunton, MA

Bristol-Plymouth Vocational Technical 207 Hart Street Taunton, MA

Bristol-Plymouth Vocational Technical School 940 County Street Taunton, MA

Caleb Barnum School 25 Barnum Street Taunton, MA

East Taunton Elementary 58R Stevens Street Taunton, MA

Edmund Hatch Bennett 47 North Walker Street Taunton, MA

Edward F. Leddy Preschool 36 2nd Street Taunton, MA

Elizabeth Pole 215 Harris Street Taunton, MA

H H Galligan 15 Sheridan Street Taunton, MA

HH Galligan School 15 Sheridan Street Taunton, MA

Hopewell 16 Monroe Street Taunton, MA

John F Parker Middle 60 Williams Street Taunton, MA

Joseph C Chamberlain 480 Norton Avenue Taunton, MA

Joseph H Martin 131 Caswell Street Taunton, MA

Mulcahey Elementary School 28 Clifford Street Taunton, MA

Southeast Area 60 Hodges Avenue Taunton, MA

Taunton Alternative High School 120 Cohannet Street Taunton, MA

Taunton High 50 Williams Street Taunton, MA

About Taunton Public Schools

Taunton 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 Taunton, 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:
  • Taunton Public School calendars
  • Admissions policies and enrollment
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  • Academics and school curriculum
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Taunton Public School Statistics

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

Taunton Public School Enrollment
 TauntonBristol County
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment630 (58.8%)5,364 (56.6%)
Kindergarten Enrollment702 (96.7%)5,477 (90.6%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)2,291 (95.9%)23,970 (91.5%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)2,725 (94.7%)23,945 (92.0%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)2,568 (95.8%)26,279 (89.2%)
Taunton Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 TauntonBristol County
Less than 9th Grade Education3,018 (7.5%)32,103 (8.3%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)3,431 (8.5%)28,624 (7.4%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)13,269 (33.0%)115,589 (29.8%)