Dartmouth High School

555 Bakerville Road
South Dartmouth, MA 02748
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Dartmouth High School serves 1,032 students in grades 9-12.
Dartmouth High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 62% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 37%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 74% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 49%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 44% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,032 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 18%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 96% (Top 30% in MA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 62% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 74% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Dartmouth High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Dartmouth High School's student population of 1,032 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 77 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
1,032 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
77 teachers
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School Rankings

Dartmouth High School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,644 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Dartmouth High School is 0.32, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MA)
Overall Testing Rank
#200 out of 1644 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
6%
23%
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Black
3%
10%
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White
82%
56%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.32
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Graduation Rate
96%
87%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Dartmouth High School's ranking?
Dartmouth High School is ranked #200 out of 1,644 schools, which ranks it among the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
62% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% MA state average), while 74% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% MA state average).
What is the graduation rate of Dartmouth High School?
The graduation rate of Dartmouth High School is 96%, which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 87%.
How many students attend Dartmouth High School?
1,032 students attend Dartmouth High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
82% of Dartmouth High School students are White, 8% of students are Two or more races, 6% of students are Hispanic, 3% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Dartmouth High School?
Dartmouth High School has a student ration of 13:1, which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 12:1.
What grades does Dartmouth High School offer ?
Dartmouth High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Dartmouth High School part of?
Dartmouth High School is part of Dartmouth School District.

School Reviews

2   3/20/2020
This school makes me want to cry every single day.
- Posted by Student/Alumni - ...
2   10/17/2011
this school is full of little white boys who think they are black
- Posted by Student/Alumni - derp

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,032 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 18%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 96% (Top 30%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 62% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 74% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

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