Dover Elementary School

Tel: (845)877-4701
Grades: 3-5

341 students

Dover Elementary School serves 341 students in grades 3-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 52%.
Dover Elementary School operates within the Dover Union Free School District.

Overview

The student population of 341 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 11% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 3-5
Total Students 341 students
Dover Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 55% Male / 45%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 24 teachers
Dover Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Dover Elementary School 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 0.42 is less than the state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 13:1
Dover Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
2%
8%
Dover Elementary School Asian (1989-2012)
Hispanic
13%
23%
Dover Elementary School Hispanic (1989-2012)
Black
7%
19%
Dover Elementary School Black (1989-2012)
White
75%
48%
Dover Elementary School White (1989-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Dover Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Dover Elementary School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.42 0.68
Dover Elementary School Diversity Score (1989-2012)
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.
32%
42%
Dover Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2012)
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%
Dover Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,624 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 1,624 1,136
Dover Union Free   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $29 MM $29 MM
Dover Union Free   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $26 MM $29 MM
Dover Union Free   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $17,381 $21,692
Dover Union Free   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $15,890 $21,514
Dover Union Free   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (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 Alden Place Elementary School (6.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Dover Plains Dover High School
    2368route 22
    Dover Plains , NY , 12522
    (845)832-4520
    3.7  mi  |  487  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Dover Plains Dover Middle School
    2368route 22
    Dover Plains , NY , 12522
    (845)832-4521
    3.7  mi  |  351  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Kent Kent Center School
    9 Judd St
    Kent , CT , 06757
    (860)927-3537
    5.2  mi  |  278  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Millbrook Alden Place Elementary School
    41 Alden Place
    Millbrook , NY , 12545
    (845)677-4220
    6.2  mi  |  249  students  |  Gr.  3-5
  • Millbrook Millbrook Middle School
    43 Alden Place
    Millbrook , NY , 12545
    (845)677-4210
    6.2  mi  |  280  students  |  Gr.  6-8

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