Dearborn

  • Dearborn serves 354 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-24% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20-24% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Dearborn placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 40%.

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School Overview

  • Dearborn's student population of 354 students has grown by 29% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has grown by 28% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students354 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Dearborn is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Dearborn is 0.48, 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#1570 out of 1666 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:1n/a
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
28%
20%
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Black
67%
9%
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White
1%
60%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Dearborn. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score0.480.59
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Graduation Rate70-79%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
61%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
2%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Dearborn and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBoston School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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