Dover-sherborn Regional High School

  • Dover-sherborn Regional High School serves 665 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≥95% (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 ≥95% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Dover-sherborn Regional High School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Dover-sherborn Regional High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts for:

School Overview

  • Dover-sherborn Regional High School's student population of 665 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 58 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students665 students
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Total Classroom Teachers58 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Dover-sherborn Regional 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 Dover-sherborn Regional High School is 0.29, 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#36 out of 1666 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≥95%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≥95%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:113:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
7%
7%
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Hispanic
3%
20%
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Black
2%
9%
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White
84%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score0.290.59
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Graduation Rate≥95%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
4%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Dover-sherborn Regional High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (10-11)
1%
5%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDover-Sherborn School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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