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 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (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
523
Classroom Teachers
51

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Massachusetts

10

(10 is best)

Better than 98.4% 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 82 48
Proficiency in Reading 84 50
Proficiency in Math 80 47

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 79 45
Proficiency in Reading 82 45
Proficiency in Math 76 45

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 82 49
Proficiency in Reading 87 50
Proficiency in Math 77.0 48

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 10.19
AVG FOR DISTRICT 11.08
AVG FOR STATE 13.32
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 6 172 32.9%
Grade 7 174 33.3%
Grade 8 177 33.8%
Total 523 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 84.7% 86.7% 63.6%
Black 3.2% 2.7% 9.2%
Hispanic 2.8% 2.8% 19.9%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 9.0% 7.6% 6.9%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.4% 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 10,224 6,859,819
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 323.4 874
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 4.5% 5.3%
5-19 YEARS OLD 26.3% 18.1%
20-44 YEARS OLD 19.7% 33.5%
45-64 YEARS OLD 33.2% 27.6%
65 OR OLDER 16.4% 15.5%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 3,491 2,585,715
Single Parent Households With Children 5.4% 9.6%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 98.5% 90.3%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 82.8% 42.1%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 58.1% 19.8%
$100,000 - $149,999 18.6% 17.5%
$75,000 - $99,999 5.6% 12.3%
$50,000 - $74,999 6.9% 15.1%
$30,000 - $49,999 5.7% 13.6%
$15,000 - $29,999 3.9% 11.4%
$15,000 or less 1.3% 10.4%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $13,066 $15,470,144 62.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,183 $1,400,672 5.7%
Staff $804 $951,936 3.9%
General Administration $164 $194,176 0.8%
School Administration $700 $828,800 3.4%
Operation $1,806 $2,138,304 8.7%
Transportation $635 $751,840 3.1%
Other $596 $705,664 2.9%
Total Support $5,889 $6,972,576 28.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,820 $2,154,880 8.8%
Total Expenditures $20,774 $24,596,416 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,603 $9,262,131,085 52.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,165 $1,123,883,704 6.4%
Staff $898 $866,051,010 4.9%
General Administration $180 $173,649,453 1.0%
School Administration $685 $660,644,618 3.7%
Operation $1,332 $1,284,503,680 7.3%
Transportation $752 $725,726,700 4.1%
Other $398 $383,422,541 2.2%
Total Support $5,410 $5,217,905,924 29.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,290 $3,172,830,083 18.0%
Total Expenditures $18,302 $17,652,805,525 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%