Dover-Sherborn School District

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  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 2 public schools managed by Dover-Sherborn School District serving 1,175 students in Dover, Massachusetts.
  • Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the Massachusetts state average of 39%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is less than the state average of 13:1.

Dover-Sherborn School District (2018-19)

Overview

School District NameDover-Sherborn School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students1,175 students
# of Teachers108 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio11:1
# of Male Students563 students
% Male Students
48%
# of Female Students612 students
% Female Students
52%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.30
# of American Indian Students2 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students85 students
% Asian Students
7%
# of Hispanic Students31 students
% Hispanic Students
3%
# of Black Students31 students
% Black Students
3%
# of White Students984 students
% White Students
83%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students42 students
% of Two or more races Students
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: -
# of Students in Kindergarten: -
# of Students in 1st Grade: -
# of Students in 2nd Grade: -
# of Students in 3rd Grade: -
# of Students in 4th Grade: -
# of Students in 5th Grade: -
# of Students in 6th Grade:172
# of Students in 7th Grade:174
# of Students in 8th Grade:177
# of Students in 9th Grade:173
# of Students in 10th Grade:154
# of Students in 11th Grade:167
# of Students in 12th Grade:158
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Dover-Sherborn School District, which is ranked within the top 5% of all 397 school districts in Massachusetts (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 95% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (MA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
85%
53%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Dover-Sherborn 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
88%
54%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Dover-Sherborn 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 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate≥95%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Dover-Sherborn School District and public school graduation rate of MA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $18,834 in this school district is less than the state average of $20,877. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $17,845 is less than the state average of $19,785. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (MA)
Total Revenue$22 MM$28 MM
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Spending$21 MM$26 MM
This chart display total spending of Dover-Sherborn School District and average spending for each school distric in MA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$18,834$20,877
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Dover-Sherborn School District and average revenue per public school student in MA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$17,845$19,785
This chart display average spending per public school student in Dover-Sherborn School District and average spending per public school student in MA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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Did You Know?
Dover-Sherborn School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.30, which is lower than the Massachusetts average of 0.58. The most diverse school in the district is Dover-sherborn Regional Middle School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Massachusetts or national school diversity statistics.