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 2018 – 2019 school year [note on school closures TBD].
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • 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
524
Classroom Teachers
48

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Massachusetts

10

(10 is best)

Better than 94.1% 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

100 80 60 40 20 0
80%
52%
77%
53%
82%
51%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 7

80 60 40 20 0
77%
47%
77%
48%
77%
47%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 8

100 80 60 40 20 0
77%
48%
82%
51%
72%
46%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
11
12
13
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 6 184 35.1%
Grade 7 163 31.1%
Grade 8 177 33.8%
Total 524 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 77.1% 80.8% 60.3%
Black 3.6% 3.3% 9.5%
Hispanic 5.9% 5.2% 22.4%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 13.2% 10.4% 7.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.3% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 10,360 6,892,503
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 327.7 878
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 3.8% 5.3%
5-19 YEARS OLD 25.2% 17.8%
20-44 YEARS OLD 19.8% 33.6%
45-64 YEARS OLD 35.1% 27.2%
65 OR OLDER 16.0% 16.2%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 3,556 2,617,497
Single Parent Households With Children 5.8% 9.3%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 99.3% 90.8%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 84.3% 43.7%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 66.8% 23.4%
$100,000 - $149,999 12.6% 17.8%
$75,000 - $99,999 6.2% 12.1%
$50,000 - $74,999 4.6% 14.2%
$30,000 - $49,999 4.2% 12.7%
$15,000 - $29,999 3.7% 10.4%
$15,000 or less 1.8% 9.4%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $13,900 $16,569,000 61.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,565 $1,866,000 7.0%
Staff $1,155 $1,377,000 5.1%
General Administration $247 $294,000 1.1%
School Administration $743 $886,000 3.3%
Operation $1,736 $2,069,000 7.7%
Transportation $674 $804,000 3.0%
Other $535 $638,000 2.4%
Total Support $6,656 $7,934,000 29.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,951 $2,325,000 8.7%
Total Expenditures $22,507 $26,828,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $10,619 $10,073,171,000 52.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,333 $1,264,777,000 6.6%
Staff $904 $857,898,000 4.5%
General Administration $199 $188,621,000 1.0%
School Administration $739 $701,244,000 3.7%
Operation $1,464 $1,388,867,000 7.3%
Transportation $854 $810,163,000 4.2%
Other $438 $415,688,000 2.2%
Total Support $5,932 $5,627,258,000 29.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,598 $3,412,797,000 17.9%
Total Expenditures $20,149 $19,113,226,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%