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 middle school serving 810 students in Dartmouth School District. This district's average middle testing ranking is 8/10, which is in the top 30% of public middle schools in Massachusetts.
Public Middle School in Dartmouth School District have an average math proficiency score of 55% (versus the Massachusetts public middle school average of 38%), and reading proficiency score of 52% (versus the 42% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Massachusetts public middle school average of 50% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

This School District
This State (MA)
# Schools
6 Schools
535 Schools
# Students
3,411 Students
307,136 Students
# Teachers
274 Teachers
26,286 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
0.67
# American Indian Students
1 Student
770 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
34 Students
21,401 Students
% Asian Students
1%
7%
# Hispanic Students
201 Students
80,027 Students
% Hispanic Students
6%
26%
# Black Students
57 Students
37,484 Students
% Black Students
2%
12%
# White Students
2,876 Students
153,850 Students
% White Students
84%
50%
# Hawaiian Students
1 Student
315 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
240 Students
12,982 Students
% of Two or more races Students
7%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
84
2,761
# Students in K Grade:
228
7,202
# Students in 1st Grade:
231
7,520
# Students in 2nd Grade:
264
7,881
# Students in 3rd Grade:
248
8,280
# Students in 4th Grade:
255
9,357
# Students in 5th Grade:
259
21,640
# Students in 6th Grade:
247
56,578
# Students in 7th Grade:
281
69,038
# Students in 8th Grade:
282
71,463
# Students in 9th Grade:
248
12,193
# Students in 10th Grade:
264
11,312
# Students in 11th Grade:
245
10,898
# Students in 12th Grade:
275
10,621
# Ungraded Students:
-
392

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 Middle Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Dartmouth Middle School
(Math: 55% | Reading: 52%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
366 Slocum Road
North Dartmouth, MA 02747
(508) 997-9333
Grades: 6-8
| 810 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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