Here's the school rankings for 2012's top 50:
And here's a chart where you can manipulate the criteria across the top to see where each town ranks based on that.
And here's a comprehensive list from 2011 showing Dedham and Norwood, and others so you can get an idea of where the towns rank.
They have awesome ratings, reviews and parent forums.
Dedham has great schools:
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