Dexter Park

  • Dexter Park serves 332 students in grades 3-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 23% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 22% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 39%.

School Overview

  • Dexter Park's student population of 332 students has grown by 96% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has grown by 100% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 3-6
Total Students332 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Overall School Rank#1494 out of 1,671 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
53%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
22%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:113:1
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Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
8%
19%
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Black
1%
9%
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White
88%
61%
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Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Dexter Park.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score0.220.35
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Dexter Park and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOrange School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Orange Fisher Hill
    Grades: PK-2 | 297 students
    0.1 miles
    59 Dexter Street
    Orange, MA 01364
    (978)544-0018
    0.1 PK-2 297
  • Orange Ralph C Mahar Regional
    Grades: 7-12 | 635 students
    1.8 miles
    507 South Main Street
    Orange, MA 01364
    (978)544-2542
    1.8 7-12 635
  • Athol Athol Community Elementary School
    Grades: PK-4 | 577 students
    4.4 miles
    174 Riverbend Street
    Athol, MA 01331
    (978)249-2415
    4.4 PK-4 577
  • Athol Athol-royalston Middle School
    Grades: 5-8 | 387 students
    4.9 miles
    1062 Pleasant Street
    Athol, MA 01331
    (978)249-2430
    4.9 5-8 387
  • Athol Athol High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 358 students
    5.5 miles
    2363 Main Street
    Athol, MA 01331
    (978)249-2435
    5.5 9-12 358

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