Joseph Demello

  • Joseph Demello serves 419 students in grades 1-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 58% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 56% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 39%.

School Overview

  • Joseph Demello's student population of 419 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 20% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 1-5
Total Students419 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Joseph Demello's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Joseph Demello is 0.17, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.35. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Overall School Rank#520 out of 1,671 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
53%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:113:1
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Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
4%
19%
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Black
n/a
9%
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White
91%
61%
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Two or more races
5%
3%
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Diversity Score0.170.35
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDartmouth 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
  • South Dartmouth Andrew B. Cushman School
    Grades: PK-K | 161 students
    0.4 miles
    746 Dartmouth Street
    South Dartmouth, MA 02748
    (508)996-3926
    0.4 PK-K 161
  • New Bedford John B Devalles
    Grades: K-5 | 338 students
    1.2 miles
    120 Katherine Street
    New Bedford, MA 02744
    (508)997-4511
    1.2 K-5 338
  • North Dartmouth James M. Quinn School
    Grades: K-5 | 617 students
    1.9 miles
    529 Hawthorn Street
    North Dartmouth, MA 02747
    (508)997-3178
    1.9 K-5 617
  • North Dartmouth Dartmouth Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 965 students
    2.0 miles
    366 Slocum Road
    North Dartmouth, MA 02747
    (508)997-9333
    2.0 6-8 965
  • South Dartmouth Dartmouth High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1064 students
    2.1 miles
    555 Bakerville Road
    South Dartmouth, MA 02748
    (508)961-2700
    2.1 9-12 1064

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