Dover Elementary School

  • Dover Elementary School serves 513 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 58% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Dover Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Arkansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Arkansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 39% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Dover Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Arkansas for:

School Overview

  • Dover Elementary School's student population of 513 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has declined by 15% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students513 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Dover Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,008 schools in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Dover Elementary School is 0.12, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AR)
Overall Testing Rank#114 out of 1008 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Dover Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
3%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Dover Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
1%
20%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Dover Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
White
94%
61%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Dover Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Dover Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AR.
Diversity Score0.120.58
This chart display the diversity score of Dover Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Arkansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
27%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Dover Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
15%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Dover Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDover School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

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