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: 2016 (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
50

* Dover-Sherborn Regional Middle School is one of the top 100 best public schools in America.

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Massachusetts

10

(10 is best)

Better than 99.5% 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 84 49
Proficiency in Reading 86 50
Proficiency in Math 82 48

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 82 47
Proficiency in Reading 83 49
Proficiency in Math 81 45

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 88 47
Proficiency in Reading 89 48
Proficiency in Math 86.0 46

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 10.46
AVG FOR DISTRICT 11.40
AVG FOR STATE 13.40
AVG FOR NATION 16.54
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 6 173 33.1%
Grade 7 172 33.0%
Grade 8 177 33.9%
Total 522 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 86.6% 87.5% 65.0%
Black 2.4% 2.3% 9.0%
Hispanic 3.6% 2.9% 19.1%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 7.2% 7.2% 6.6%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.1% 0.2%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED UNREPORTED 0.0% 0.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 10,119 6,811,779
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 320.0 868
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.0% 5.4%
5-19 YEARS OLD 27.4% 18.3%
20-44 YEARS OLD 18.8% 33.5%
45-64 YEARS OLD 33.3% 27.7%
65 OR OLDER 15.6% 15.1%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number of households 3,415 2,558,889
Single parent households with children 4.2% 9.7%
Adults with at least a high school diploma 98.5% 90.1%
Adults with at least a bachelor's degree 82.8% 41.2%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 55.7% 18.1%
$100,000 - $149,999 18.9% 17.2%
$75,000 - $99,999 5.4% 12.5%
$50,000 - $74,999 7.4% 15.5%
$30,000 - $49,999 6.7% 14.1%
$15,000 - $29,999 4.0% 11.8%
$15,000 or less 1.9% 10.9%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $12,237 $14,305,053 58.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,069 $1,249,661 5.1%
Staff $831 $971,439 4.0%
General Administration $305 $356,545 1.5%
School Administration $743 $868,567 3.6%
Operation $1,797 $2,100,693 8.6%
Transportation $685 $800,765 3.3%
Other $579 $676,851 2.8%
Total Support $6,009 $7,024,521 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,565 $2,998,485 12.3%
Total Expenditures $20,811 $24,328,059 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,159 $8,818,306,979 51.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,140 $1,097,507,989 6.4%
Staff $886 $853,407,473 5.0%
General Administration $197 $189,337,611 1.1%
School Administration $650 $625,696,705 3.7%
Operation $1,348 $1,298,064,239 7.6%
Transportation $693 $667,240,972 3.9%
Other $402 $387,463,457 2.3%
Total Support $5,316 $5,118,599,021 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,223 $3,102,703,649 18.2%
Total Expenditures $17,698 $17,039,709,040 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,336 $324,841,513,788 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $572 $29,350,053,799 4.7%
Staff $471 $24,151,307,291 3.8%
General Administration $200 $10,266,593,644 1.6%
School Administration $587 $30,091,720,454 4.8%
Operation $1,010 $51,800,394,937 8.2%
Transportation $464 $23,797,624,893 3.8%
Other $368 $18,843,845,750 3.0%
Total Support $3,673 $188,301,671,729 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,243 $114,972,145,768 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,251 $628,114,952,936 100.0%