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GreatSchools Rating: 4 out of 10. GreatSchools Ratings are based on test results. 10 is best.
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Greenwood K-8 School

My son started attending this school in October 2013, after he had started at a Catholi...

Posted 9 days ago

Lilla G. Frederick Middle School

If your child is lucky enough to be placed in one section of the school then the school...

Posted 75 days ago

Boston Collegiate Charter School

The only thing i disagree with BCCS policy is that if you fail 2 classes you get kept b...

Posted 86 days ago

What's it like to live in Dorchester?

Median household income $42,472 $63,384 $50,935
Median home price $260,000 $283,300 $152,300
Cost of living (% of national avg)138% 138% 100%
Unemployment 6% 7% 9%
Violent crime index (1 is lowest)854
Days per year with some sun: 201
Days per year with some precipitation: 124
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Source: Sperling's Best Places
Population: 33,644
* Based on zip code 02125
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