Dartmouth School District

8 Bush Street
Dartmouth, MA 02748
(District boundaries shown in map)
7/
10
Top 50%

Top Rankings

Dartmouth 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%)
For the 2024 school year, there is 1 public high school serving 1,032 students in Dartmouth School District. This district's average high testing ranking is 7/10, which is in the top 50% of public high schools in Massachusetts.
Public High School in Dartmouth School District have an average math proficiency score of 58% (versus the Massachusetts public high school average of 44%), and reading proficiency score of 68% (versus the 52% statewide average).
Public High School in Dartmouth School District have a Graduation Rate of 95%, which is more than the Massachusetts average of 90%.
The school with highest graduation rate is Dartmouth High School, with 95% graduation rate. Read more about public school graduation rate statistics in Massachusetts or national school graduation rate statistics.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Massachusetts public high school average of 45% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

This School District
This State (MA)
# Schools
6 Schools
411 Schools
# Students
3,411 Students
328,377 Students
# Teachers
274 Teachers
27,355 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
12:1

District Rank

Dartmouth School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 395 school districts in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2021-2022 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 95% has increased from 90% over five school years.
This School District
State Average (MA)
#127 out of 397 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Dartmouth  School District, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
53%
41%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Dartmouth  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 2021-22 school year data.
50%
44%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Dartmouth  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 2021-22 school year data.
47%
44%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Dartmouth  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of MA by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
95%
90%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Dartmouth  School District and public school graduation rate of MA by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.28
0.63
# American Indian Students
1 Student
818 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
34 Students
22,215 Students
% Asian Students
1%
7%
# Hispanic Students
201 Students
74,415 Students
% Hispanic Students
6%
23%
# Black Students
57 Students
36,403 Students
% Black Students
2%
11%
# White Students
2,876 Students
181,390 Students
% White Students
84%
55%
# Hawaiian Students
1 Student
315 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
240 Students
12,102 Students
% of Two or more races Students
7%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
84
1,059
# Students in K Grade:
228
1,577
# Students in 1st Grade:
231
1,638
# Students in 2nd Grade:
264
1,775
# Students in 3rd Grade:
248
1,897
# Students in 4th Grade:
255
2,026
# Students in 5th Grade:
259
2,739
# Students in 6th Grade:
247
5,331
# Students in 7th Grade:
281
8,698
# Students in 8th Grade:
282
12,854
# Students in 9th Grade:
248
75,727
# Students in 10th Grade:
264
71,088
# Students in 11th Grade:
245
69,758
# Students in 12th Grade:
275
70,661
# Ungraded Students:
-
1,549

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $18,049 in this school district is less than the state median of $23,971. The school district revenue/student has grown by 9% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $19,168 is less than the state median of $24,732. The school district spending/student has grown by 9% over four school years.
This School District
This State (MA)
Total Revenue
$62 MM
$21,850 MM
This chart display total revenue of Dartmouth  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in MA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending
$65 MM
$22,544 MM
This chart display total spending of Dartmouth  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in MA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$18,049
$23,971
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Dartmouth  School District and average revenue per public school student of all school districts in MA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student
$19,168
$24,732
This chart display average spending per public school student in Dartmouth  School District and average spending per public school student of all school districts in MA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best Dartmouth School District Public High Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Dartmouth High School
(Math: 58% | Reading: 68%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
555 Bakerville Road
South Dartmouth, MA 02748
(508) 961-2700
Grades: 9-12
| 1,032 students

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 6 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 3,411 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 16%
  • : 95% (Top 50% in MA)
  • : Top 50%
  • : 53% (Top 30%)
  • : 50% (Top 50%)
  • : 47% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

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