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 stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 3-5
Total Students 338 students
Dover Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 55% Male / 45%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 25 teachers
Dover Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Dover Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same 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
Dover Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
2%
8%
Dover Elementary School Asian Students (1989-2013)
Hispanic
16%
24%
Dover Elementary School Black Students (1989-2013)
Black
6%
19%
Dover Elementary School Black Students (1989-2013)
White
74%
47%
Dover Elementary School White Students (1989-2013)
Two or more races
1%
1%
Dover Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Dover Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NY All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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
Dover Elementary School Diversity Score (1989-2013)
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%
Dover Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2013)
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 (2000-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,582 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $17,381 is less than the state average of $21,692. The district revenue/student has grown by 19% over four years.
The district spending/student of $15,890 is less than the state average of $21,514. The district spending/student has grown by 27% over four years.
School District Name Dover Union Free School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
3
Number of Students Managed 1,582 1,015
Dover Union Free   School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $29 MM $29 MM
Dover Union Free   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $26 MM $29 MM
Dover Union Free   School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $17,381 $21,692
Dover Union Free   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $15,890 $21,514
Dover Union Free   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
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 Grades Students
  • Dover PlainsDover High School
    2368route 22
    Dover PlainsNY 12522
    (845)832-4520
    3.7 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 472 students                      
  • Dover PlainsDover Middle School
    2368route 22
    Dover PlainsNY 12522
    (845)832-4521
    3.7 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 336 students                      
  • KentKent Center School
    9 Judd St
    KentCT 06757
    (860)927-3537
    5.2 mi | Gr. PK-8 | 271 students                      
  • MillbrookAlden Place Elementary School
    41 Alden Place
    MillbrookNY 12545
    (845)677-4220
    6.2 mi | Gr. 3-5 | 236 students                      
  • MillbrookMillbrook Middle School
    43 Alden Place
    MillbrookNY 12545
    (845)677-4210
    6.2 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 275 students                      

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