Dover Elementary School

Dover Elementary School serves 640 students in grades PK-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the TX average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 70%.
Dover Elementary School operates within the Richardson Independent School District.

Overview

The student population of 640 students has grown by 32% 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 640 students
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 37 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.22 is less than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 14:1
Hispanic
88%
51%
Black
8%
13%
White
3%
30%
Hawaiian
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.
0.22 0.41
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.
84%
53%
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.
5%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 39,140 students has grown by 14% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,253 is less than the state average of $11,947. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,934 is less than the state average of $12,666. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Richardson Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
58
3
Number of Students Managed 39,140 822
District Total Revenue $353 MM $9 MM
District Spending $342 MM $9 MM
District Revenue / Student $10,253 $11,947
District Spending / Student $9,934 $12,666
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby 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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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • DallasCarolyn G Bukhair Elementary School
    13900 Maham Rd
    DallasTX 75240
    (469)593-4900
    0.5 mi | Gr. 1-6 | 749 students                      
  • RichardsonRichardson Arts/law/science Magnet
    Alternative School
    1250 Belt Line Rd
    RichardsonTX 75080
    (469)593-3038
    Alternative School

    0.7 mi | Gr.  | n/a students                      
  • RichardsonRichardson High School
    1250 West Belt Line Rd
    RichardsonTX 75080
    (469)593-3000
    0.7 mi | Gr. 8-12 | 2592 students                      
  • DallasDobie Primary
    14040 Rolling Hills Ln
    DallasTX 75240
    (469)593-4100
    0.7 mi | Gr. PK-KG | 675 students                      
  • RichardsonRichardson West J High School
    1309 Holly Dr
    RichardsonTX 75080
    (469)593-3700
    0.9 mi | Gr. 7-8 | 716 students                      

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