Dover Elementary School

Dover Elementary School serves 338 students in grades 3-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 53%.
Dover Elementary School operates within the Dover Union Free School District.

Overview

The student population of 338 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 3-5
Total Students 338 students
Gender % 55% Male / 45%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 25 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.43 is more than the state average of 0.36. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 13:1
American Indian
1% 1%
Asian
2%
8%
Hispanic
16%
24%
Black
6%
19%
White
74%
47%
Two or more races
1%
1%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.43 0.36
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.
33%
41%
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.
7%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,582 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Dover Union Free School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
3
Number of Students Managed 1,582 1,015
District Total Revenue $29 MM $29 MM
District Spending $26 MM $29 MM
District Revenue / Student $17,381 $21,692
District Spending / Student $15,890 $21,514
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Dover High School (3.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Dover Middle School (3.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Kent Center School (5.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Dover PlainsDover High School
    2368route 22
    Dover PlainsNY 12522
    (845)832-4520
    3.7 mi | 472 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Dover PlainsDover Middle School
    2368route 22
    Dover PlainsNY 12522
    (845)832-4521
    3.7 mi | 336 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • KentKent Center School
    9 Judd St
    KentCT 06757
    (860)927-3537
    5.2 mi | 271 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • MillbrookAlden Place Elementary School
    41 Alden Place
    MillbrookNY 12545
    (845)677-4220
    6.2 mi | 236 students | Gr. 3-5                      
  • MillbrookMillbrook Middle School
    43 Alden Place
    MillbrookNY 12545
    (845)677-4210
    6.2 mi | 275 students | Gr. 6-8                      

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