Dodd Middle School

  • Dodd Middle School serves 783 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 57% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 72% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Connecticut state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 45%.

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School Overview

  • Dodd Middle School's student population of 783 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 57 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students783 students
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Total Classroom Teachers57 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Dodd Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Dodd Middle School is 0.33, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CT)
Overall School Rank#257 out of 968 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
46%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:113:1
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Asian
11%
5%
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Hispanic
5%
24%
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Black
3%
13%
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White
81%
55%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Dodd Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CT.
Diversity Score0.330.63
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Eligible for Free Lunch
5%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCheshire School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Cheshire Highland School
    Grades: K-6 | 722 students
    0.3 miles
    490 Highland Ave.
    Cheshire, CT 06410
    (203)272-0335
    0.3 K-6 722
  • Cheshire Chapman School
    Grades: K-6 | 323 students
    0.8 miles
    38 Country Club Rd.
    Cheshire, CT 06410
    (203)272-3591
    0.8 K-6 323
  • Cheshire Cheshire Correctional Institution Alternative School
    Grades: 11-12 | 13 students
    1.0 miles
    900 Highland Ave.
    Cheshire, CT 06410
    (203)651-6247
    1.0 11-12 13
  • Cheshire Doolittle School
    Grades: 1-6 | 464 students
    1.1 miles
    735 Cornwall Ave.
    Cheshire, CT 06410
    (203)272-3549
    1.1 1-6 464
  • Cheshire Manson Youth Institution Alternative School
    Grades: 8-12 | 275 students
    1.1 miles
    42 Jarvis St.
    Cheshire, CT 06410
    (203)806-2570
    1.1 8-12 275

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