Dartmouth High School

555 Bakerville Road
South Dartmouth, MA 02748
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 5%
2.00 5 1 (2 reviews)
Dartmouth High School serves 1,072 students in grades 9-12.
Dartmouth High School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 87% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 96% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Dartmouth High School's student population of 1,072 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 79 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,072 students
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Total Classroom Teachers79 teachers
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School Comparison

Dartmouth High School is ranked within the top 5% of all 1,666 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Dartmouth High School is 0.19, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Overall Testing Rank
#69 out of 1666 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
87%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
96%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:113:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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7%
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Hispanic
3%
20%
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Black
1%
9%
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White
90%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
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Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.190.59
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Graduation Rate
96%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
18%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDartmouth School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Dartmouth High School is Trinity Day Academy (3.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Dartmouth Middle School (2.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Joseph Demello (2.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • South Dartmouth Andrew B. Cushman School
    Grades: PK-K | 140 students
    1.9 miles
    746 Dartmouth Street
    South Dartmouth, MA 02748
    (508) 996-3926
    1.9 PK-K 140
  • South Dartmouth Joseph Demello Math: 48% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 1-5 | 432 students
    2.1 miles
    654 Dartmouth Street
    South Dartmouth, MA 02748
    (508) 996-6750
    2.1 1-5 432
  • North Dartmouth Dartmouth Middle School Math: 55% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 966 students
    2.4 miles
    366 Slocum Road
    North Dartmouth, MA 02747
    (508) 997-9333
    2.4 6-8 966
  • North Dartmouth James M. Quinn School Math: 49% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 634 students
    2.5 miles
    529 Hawthorn Street
    North Dartmouth, MA 02747
    (508) 997-3178
    2.5 K-5 634
  • New Bedford Betsey B Winslow Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 310 students
    2.8 miles
    561 Allen Street
    New Bedford, MA 02740
    (508) 997-4511
    2.8 K-5 310

School Reviews

  2.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
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This school makes me want to cry every single day.
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this school is full of little white boys who think they are black
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