Students:

  • 26,000: students are projected to enroll
  • 1,730: teachers in Dorchester School District 2
  • 15-1: average student-to-teacher ratio.

Schools:

  • 15 elementary schools
  • 6 middle schools
  • 3 high schools
  • 1 alternative program
  • 1 adult/community education program (pre-kindergarten-adult)

Transportation:

  • 180 buses
  • 169 routes
  • 9,114 stops
  • 16,000 students transported daily
  • 15,000 miles driven per day (same as driving from Summerville to Tokyo and back in a day)

Food Service:

  • All schools offer breakfast and lunch
  • An Average of 12,218 meals are served daily for lunch, 5,946 during breakfast and 232 after-school snacks.
  • 44% of students receive free or reduced lunch price

Community:

  • Over 600 business partnerships
  • 3,500 volunteers
  • Active PTA units in all schools