Public Schools in Wellesley, Massachusetts

There are 9 Public Schools in Wellesley, Massachusetts, serving a population of 29,004 people in an area of 11 square miles. There is 1 Public School per 3,222 people, and 1 Public School per 1 square miles.

In Massachusetts, Wellesley is ranked 294th of 585 cities in Public Schools per capita, and 247th of 585 cities in Public Schools per square mile.

List of Wellesley Public Schools

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


Ernest F Upham 35 Wynnewood Road Wellesley, MA

Hunnewell 28 Cameron Street Wellesley, MA

John D Hardy 293 Weston Road Wellesley, MA

Joseph E Fiske 45 Hastings Street Wellesley, MA

Katharine Lee Bates 116 Elmwood Road Wellesley, MA

Schofield 27 Cedar Street Wellesley, MA

Sprague Elementary School 401 School Street Wellesley, MA

Wellesley Middle 50 Kingsbury Street Wellesley, MA

Wellesley Sr High 50 Rice Street Wellesley, MA

About Wellesley Public Schools

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

Wellesley Public School Statistics

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

Wellesley Public School Enrollment
 WellesleyNorfolk County
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment108 (17.1%)4,677 (36.4%)
Kindergarten Enrollment362 (81.2%)7,199 (84.6%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)1,515 (82.7%)28,551 (89.2%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)1,703 (81.1%)31,463 (87.9%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)1,256 (71.0%)30,988 (82.7%)
Wellesley Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 WellesleyNorfolk County
Less than 9th Grade Education144 (0.9%)13,045 (2.7%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)188 (1.2%)16,704 (3.4%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)961 (6.0%)97,264 (20.0%)