Fessender School

  • Grades: KG-9
  • Student Enrollment: 482
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  • Address
  • 250 Waltham St
  • West Newton, MA 02465
  • Phone
  • (617) 964-5350
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School Description

Fessender School enrolls 482 elementary, middle, and high school students from grades KG-9. It is located in West Newton, MA, which is a medium sized city with a median household income of $82,301.

School Operational Details
  • Enrolls Only Male Students
  • Students Have Access to a Library or Media Center
School Days and Hours
  • School Days Per Year: 162
    Note: Kindergarten Operates Five Days Per Week
  • School Hours Per Day: 7
    Note: Kindergarten Operates on a Full Day Schedule
School Associations
  • National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
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Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 482
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 66.1
    Full-Time Teachers: 59
    Part-Time Teachers: 13
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 7.3
  • Percent Minority Students: 21.6%
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 482 (100.0%)
  • Females: - (-)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Fessender School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian102.1%
Black449.1%
Asian255.2%
Hispanic255.2%
White37878.4%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Fessender School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten326.6%
1st Grade326.6%
2nd Grade326.6%
3rd Grade326.6%
4th Grade326.6%
5th Grade5311.0%
6th Grade6313.1%
7th Grade7415.4%
8th Grade8317.2%
9th Grade4910.2%
Source: MA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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