Groton Dunstable Regional Middle School

Serves grades 5 - 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
346 Main Street
Groton, MA 01450
Phone
(978) 448-6155
District
GROTON-DUNSTABLE
County
MIDDLESEX COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
791
Classroom Teachers
59

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Massachusetts

7

(10 is best)

Better than 69.1% of MA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

Groton Dunstable Regional Middle School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 57 49
Proficiency in Reading 58 54
Proficiency in Math 55 45

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 61 48
Proficiency in Reading 62 50
Proficiency in Math 60 47

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 59 45
Proficiency in Reading 48 45
Proficiency in Math 69 45

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 68 49
Proficiency in Reading 61 50
Proficiency in Math 75.0 48

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 13.31
AVG FOR DISTRICT 13.96
AVG FOR STATE 13.32
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 5 201 25.4%
Grade 6 179 22.6%
Grade 7 202 25.5%
Grade 8 209 26.4%
Total 791 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 89.7% 90.9% 63.6%
Black 0.9% 0.7% 9.2%
Hispanic 1.7% 1.7% 19.9%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 7.2% 6.3% 6.9%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.5% 0.3% 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 14,619 6,902,149
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 289.6 879
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 4.4% 5.3%
5-19 YEARS OLD 22.7% 18.0%
20-44 YEARS OLD 21.8% 33.5%
45-64 YEARS OLD 36.5% 27.4%
65 OR OLDER 14.6% 15.8%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 5,239 2,601,914
Single Parent Households With Children 5.7% 9.4%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 97.9% 90.4%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 64.3% 42.9%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 39.6% 21.5%
$100,000 - $149,999 22.4% 17.8%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.3% 12.0%
$50,000 - $74,999 7.8% 14.7%
$30,000 - $49,999 8.5% 13.2%
$15,000 - $29,999 6.1% 11.0%
$15,000 or less 4.3% 9.9%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,587 $22,999,213 56.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,070 $2,566,930 6.3%
Staff $675 $1,619,325 4.0%
General Administration $217 $520,583 1.3%
School Administration $621 $1,489,779 3.7%
Operation $1,283 $3,077,917 7.6%
Transportation $749 $1,796,851 4.4%
Other $406 $973,994 2.4%
Total Support $5,020 $12,042,980 29.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,259 $5,419,341 13.4%
Total Expenditures $16,866 $40,461,534 100.0%
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%