Dover High School

Tel: (845)832-4520
Grades: 9-12

487 students

Dover High School serves 487 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 52%.
Dover High School operates within the Dover Union Free School District.

Overview

The student population of 487 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 20% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 487 students
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 24 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.32 is less than the state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has increased by 10% over five years.
This School (NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1
13:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
2%
8%
Hispanic
9%
23%
Black
5%
19%
White
82%
48%
Unknown
2%
1%
All Ethnic Groups
Diversity ScoreThe 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. 0.32
0.68
Eligible for Free LunchFamilies 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. 40%
42%
Eligible for Reduced
LunchFamilies 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.
17%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,514 students has grown by 0% over five years.
School District Name Dover Union Free School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
n/a
Number of Students Managed 1,514
n/a
Graduation Rate n/a
n/a
District Total Revenue n/a
n/a
District Spending n/a
n/a
District Revenue / Student n/a
n/a
District Spending / Student n/a
n/a
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2034 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Pawling High School (7.5 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Dover Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Wingdale Elementary School (2.7 miles away)
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School Reviews

  • Recommended September 16, 2010 - academic programs excellent. music program is award winning and fantastic. great source of pride for 1/3 of the students. Plenty of extracurriculars, ex. for 6th grade. Facilities are top notch, very well cared for buildings and grounds. - Posted by Parent

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