Dover Elementary School

Dover Elementary School serves 634 students in grades PK - 6.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the TX average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 71%.
Dover Elementary School operates within the Richardson Independent School District.

School Overview

The student population of 634 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2010)
Grades Offered Grades PK-6
Total Students 634 students
Dover Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Dover Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 37 teachers
Dover Elementary School Total Teachers (1990-2014)
Students by Grade Dover Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.19 is less than the state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 16:1
Dover Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
American Indian
1%
n/a
Hispanic
90%
52%
Dover Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
5%
13%
Dover Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
4%
29%
Dover Elementary School White Students (1990-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.19 0.63
Dover Elementary School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
83%
53%
Dover Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
4%
7%
Dover Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Richardson Independent School District's student population of 38,283 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The revenue/student of $10,108 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has declined by 6% over four years.
School District Name Richardson Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
58
3
Number of Students Managed 38,283 744
Richardson Independent   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $352 MM n/a
Richardson Independent   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2010)
District Spending $346 MM n/a
Richardson Independent   School District District Spending (1992-2010)
District Revenue / Student $10,108 n/a
Richardson Independent   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $9,929 n/a
Richardson Independent   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Richardson High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Richardson West J High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Carolyn G Bukhair Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • DallasCarolyn G Bukhair Elementary School
    Grades: 1-6 | 757 students
    0.5 miles
    13900 Maham Rd
    DallasTX 75240
    (469)593-4900
    0.51-6757
  • DallasDobie Primary
    Grades: PK-KG | 687 students
    0.7 miles
    14040 Rolling Hills Ln
    DallasTX 75240
    (469)593-4100
    0.7PK-KG687
  • RichardsonRichardson Arts/law/science MagnetAlternative School

    0.7 miles
    1250 Belt Line Rd
    RichardsonTX 75080
    (469)593-3038
    0.7n/an/a
  • RichardsonRichardson High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 2564 students
    0.7 miles
    1250 West Belt Line Rd
    RichardsonTX 75080
    (469)593-3000
    0.79-122564
  • RichardsonRichardson West J High School
    Grades: 7-8 | 788 students
    0.9 miles
    1309 Holly Dr
    RichardsonTX 75080
    (469)593-3700
    0.97-8788

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