Public Schools in Wakefield, Massachusetts

There are 9 Public Schools in Wakefield, Massachusetts, serving a population of 26,823 people in an area of 8 square miles. There is 1 Public School per 2,980 people, and 1 Public School per square mile.

In Massachusetts, Wakefield is ranked 280th of 585 cities in Public Schools per capita, and 232nd of 585 cities in Public Schools per square mile.

List of Wakefield Public Schools

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


Dolbeare 340 Lowell Street Wakefield, MA

Early Childhood Center At The Doyle School 11 Paul Avenue Wakefield, MA

Galvin Middle School 525 Main Street Wakefield, MA

Greenwood 1030 Main Street Wakefield, MA

Northeast Metro Regional Vocational 100 Hemlock Road Wakefield, MA

Northeast Middle School 100 Hemlock Road Wakefield, MA

Wakefield Memorial High 60 Farm Street Wakefield, MA

Walton 18 Davidson Road Wakefield, MA

Woodville School 30 Farm Street Wakefield, MA

About Wakefield Public Schools

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

Wakefield Public School Statistics

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

Wakefield Public School Enrollment
 WakefieldMiddlesex County
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment218 (41.8%)13,211 (44.4%)
Kindergarten Enrollment190 (93.1%)15,732 (87.4%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)986 (93.7%)63,223 (91.8%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)1,094 (86.9%)63,434 (89.0%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)1,127 (83.9%)69,147 (88.3%)
Wakefield Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 WakefieldMiddlesex County
Less than 9th Grade Education604 (3.0%)39,296 (3.6%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)724 (3.6%)39,855 (3.6%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)4,414 (22.1%)222,205 (20.1%)