Dover-Sherborn Regional Middle School

Serves grades 6 - 8

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
155 Farm Street
Dover, MA 02030
Phone
(508) 785-0635
District
DOVER-SHERBORN
County
NORFOLK COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
522
Classroom Teachers
49

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Massachusetts

10

(10 is best)

Better than 94.2% of MA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

Dover-Sherborn Regional Middle School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 81 52
Proficiency in Reading 79 53
Proficiency in Math 83 51

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 76 47
Proficiency in Reading 74 48
Proficiency in Math 77 47

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 77 48
Proficiency in Reading 81 51
Proficiency in Math 72.0 46

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 10.73
AVG FOR DISTRICT 11.20
AVG FOR STATE 12.88
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 6 172 33.0%
Grade 7 173 33.1%
Grade 8 177 33.9%
Total 522 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 80.8% 83.5% 61.3%
Black 3.6% 3.1% 9.5%
Hispanic 4.2% 4.2% 21.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 11.2% 9.1% 7.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.2% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED UNREPORTED 0.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED 0.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED 0.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 10,288 6,892,503
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 325.4 878
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 3.8% 5.3%
5-19 YEARS OLD 25.6% 18.0%
20-44 YEARS OLD 20.2% 33.5%
45-64 YEARS OLD 33.0% 27.4%
65 OR OLDER 17.4% 15.8%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 3,571 2,598,277
Single Parent Households With Children 5.1% 9.4%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 98.6% 90.4%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 82.6% 42.9%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 61.9% 21.5%
$100,000 - $149,999 18.4% 17.8%
$75,000 - $99,999 5.7% 12.0%
$50,000 - $74,999 5.2% 14.7%
$30,000 - $49,999 3.9% 13.2%
$15,000 - $29,999 3.7% 11.0%
$15,000 or less 1.3% 9.9%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $13,637 $16,023,475 61.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,294 $1,520,450 5.8%
Staff $993 $1,166,775 4.5%
General Administration $227 $266,725 1.0%
School Administration $724 $850,700 3.3%
Operation $1,740 $2,044,500 7.8%
Transportation $658 $773,150 3.0%
Other $494 $580,450 2.2%
Total Support $6,129 $7,201,575 27.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,432 $2,857,600 11.0%
Total Expenditures $22,198 $26,082,650 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $10,120 $9,630,960,585 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,250 $1,189,576,244 6.4%
Staff $963 $916,282,080 4.9%
General Administration $192 $182,442,258 1.0%
School Administration $711 $676,656,822 3.7%
Operation $1,383 $1,315,824,526 7.1%
Transportation $810 $770,571,220 4.2%
Other $422 $401,747,463 2.2%
Total Support $5,730 $5,453,029,477 29.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,609 $3,434,418,106 18.5%
Total Expenditures $19,460 $18,518,282,808 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%