Danvers School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 7 public schools serving 3,464 students in Danvers School District. This district's average testing ranking is 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Massachusetts.
Public Schools in Danvers School District have an average math proficiency score of 48% (versus the Massachusetts public school average of 51%), and reading proficiency score of 53% (versus the 54% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Danvers School District are Ivan G Smith, Great Oak and Willis E Thorpe. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Danvers School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Massachusetts.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Massachusetts public school average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Danvers School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Massachusetts for:

Category
Attribute
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Danvers School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (MA)
# Schools
7 Schools
1,849 Schools
# Students
3,464 Students
951,520 Students
# Teachers
265 Teachers
72,945 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
13:1

District Rank

Danvers School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 401 school districts in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 91% has decreased from 93% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (MA)
Overall District Rank
#231 out of 404 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Danvers  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Danvers  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of MA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
54%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Danvers  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of MA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
91%
88%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Danvers  School District and public school graduation rate of MA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.27
0.59
# American Indian Students
6 Students
2,098 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
94 Students
65,433 Students
% Asian Students
3%
7%
# Hispanic Students
250 Students
190,699 Students
% Hispanic Students
7%
20%
# Black Students
70 Students
86,216 Students
% Black Students
2%
9%
# White Students
2,951 Students
571,635 Students
% White Students
85%
60%
# Hawaiian Students
2 Students
812 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
91 Students
34,518 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
86
30,411
# Students in K Grade:
258
65,579
# Students in 1st Grade:
262
67,670
# Students in 2nd Grade:
261
68,165
# Students in 3rd Grade:
285
69,969
# Students in 4th Grade:
276
72,086
# Students in 5th Grade:
271
72,285
# Students in 6th Grade:
273
70,804
# Students in 7th Grade:
281
70,469
# Students in 8th Grade:
270
71,492
# Students in 9th Grade:
231
76,601
# Students in 10th Grade:
234
73,016
# Students in 11th Grade:
245
71,748
# Students in 12th Grade:
228
70,028
# Ungraded Students:
3
1,197

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $20,019 in this school district is less than the state median of $21,203. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $18,471 is less than the state median of $19,776. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (MA)
Total Revenue
$69 MM
$29 MM
This chart display total revenue of Danvers  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in MA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$64 MM
$27 MM
This chart display total spending of Danvers  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in MA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$20,019
$21,203
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Danvers  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in MA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$18,471
$19,776
This chart display average spending per public school student in Danvers  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in MA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Danvers School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Ivan G Smith
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
15 Lobao Drive
Danvers, MA 01923
(978) 774-1350
Grades: K-5
| 283 students
Rank: #22.
Great Oak
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
76 Pickering Street
Danvers, MA 01923
(978) 774-2533
Grades: K-5
| 379 students
Rank: #33.
Willis E Thorpe
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1 Avon Road
Danvers, MA 01923
(978) 774-6946
Grades: K-5
| 310 students
Rank: #44.
Danvers High School
Math: 57% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
60 Cabot Road
Danvers, MA 01923
(978) 777-8925
Grades: 9-12
| 941 students
Rank: #55.
Riverside
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
95 Liberty Street
Danvers, MA 01923
(978) 774-5010
Grades: PK-5
| 354 students
Rank: #66.
Highlands
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
190 Hobart Street
Danvers, MA 01923
(978) 774-5011
Grades: K-5
| 373 students
Rank: #77.
Holten Richmond Middle School
Math: 37% | Reading: 46%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
55 Conant Street
Danvers, MA 01923
(978) 774-8590
Grades: 6-8
| 824 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 3,464 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 15%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 91% (Btm 50% in MA)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 48% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 52% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.27

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