PROFICIENCY 41% 13% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
43%STAMFORD SCHOOL DISTRICT
55%Stamford
47%Connecticut

Dolan School is a school servicing grades 6 to 8 and is located in the district of "STAMFORD SCHOOL DISTRICT" in Stamford, CT. There are a total of 532 students and 48 teachers at Dolan School, for a student to teacher ratio of 12 to 1. There are a total of 242 free lunch students and 45 reduced lunch students.

Dolan School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 40.5%, which is 13% lower than the Connecticut average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students532
Teachers47.5
Student/Teacher ratio12:1
Free lunch242
Reduced lunch45

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Dolan School, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All36%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
635-39%
740-44%
830-34%
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All45%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
640-44%
745-49%
840-44%
High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Dolan School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictConnecticutNational
Caucasian 29.8% 32.9% 58.4% 51.1%
African American 20.9% 19.3% 12.8% 15.9%
Asian 5.4% 8.6% 4.7% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 42.2% 37.9% 21.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.1% 0.4% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 1.7% 1.2% 2.4% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Toquam Magnet School39%0.1Stamford, CT
Holmes Elementary School78%0.6Darien, CT
Julia A. Stark School35%0.8Stamford, CT
Newfield School41%1.2Stamford, CT
Stamford High School24%1.2Stamford, CT
Springdale School43%1.3Stamford, CT
Rippowam Middle School35%1.3Stamford, CT
The Academy Of Information Technology47%1.3Stamford, CT
Middlesex Middle School85%1.4Darien, CT
Stamford Academy20%1.5Stamford, CT
Turn Of River School41%1.6Stamford, CT
Trailblazers Academy9%1.8Stamford, CT

Stamford demographics profile

StatisticStamfordConnecticutNational
Population127,4103,588,570318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)3,38764891
Median age36.440.637.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)53%54%55%
Speak English58%78%79%
Speak Spanish23%12%13%

Education level achieved in Stamford

IndexStamfordConnecticutNational
Completed 8th grade88.7%88.0%84.3%
Completed high school87.6%86.9%83.0%
Completed some college67.8%62.9%59.4%
Completed associate degree52.7%45.5%38.5%
Completed bachelors47.3%38.0%30.3%
Completed masters20.9%16.8%11.5%
Completed professional degree6.0%4.6%3.3%
Completed doctorate2.1%1.7%1.3%
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Source: The Dolan School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.