Dolbeare Elementary School

  • Dolbeare Elementary School serves 398 students in grades KG-4.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the MA average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 36%.
  • Dolbeare Elementary School operates within the Wakefield School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 398 students has declined by 11% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-4
Total Students 398 students
Dolbeare Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Dolbeare Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 31 teachers
Dolbeare Elementary School Total Teachers (2005-2015)
Students by Grade Dolbeare Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.22 is less than the state average of 0.34. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 14:1
Dolbeare Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (2004-2015)
Asian
2%
6%
Dolbeare Elementary School Asian Students (1989-2015)
Hispanic
6%
18%
Dolbeare Elementary School Black Students (1999-2015)
Black
n/a
9%
Dolbeare Elementary School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
88%
64%
Dolbeare Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Dolbeare Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
4%
3%
Dolbeare Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Dolbeare Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown MA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.22 0.34
Dolbeare Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
8%
36%
Dolbeare Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2001-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
1%
4%
Dolbeare Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Wakefield School District's student population of 3,439 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $19,719 is higher than the state average of $18,534. The district revenue/student has grown by 39% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $24,101 is higher than the state average of $18,197. The district spending/student has grown by 73% over four years.
School District Name Wakefield School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
3
Number of Students Managed 3,439 1,368
Wakefield School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $66 MM $25 MM
Wakefield School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $81 MM $25 MM
Wakefield School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $19,719 $18,534
Wakefield School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $24,101 $18,197
Wakefield School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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