Dover Elementary School

  • Dover Elementary School serves 662 students in grades PK-6.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the TX average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 71%.
  • Dover Elementary School operates within the Richardson Independent School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 662 students has grown by 5% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 40 teachers has grown by 8% over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2010)
Grades Offered Grades PK-6
Total Students 662 students
Dover Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Dover Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 40 teachers
Dover Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Dover Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.24 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 16:1
Dover Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
Dover Elementary School Asian Students (1989-2013)
Hispanic
87%
52%
Dover Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
6%
13%
Dover Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
6%
29%
Dover Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Dover Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
n/a
2%
Dover Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
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.
0.24 0.41
Dover Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
n/a n/a
Dover Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2014)
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.
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Dover Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

  • Richardson Independent School District's student population of 38,618 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,369 in this district is less than the state average of $11,604. The district revenue/student has declined by 7% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,613 is less than the state average of $11,458. 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 38,618 825
Richardson Independent School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue $356 MM $10 MM
Richardson Independent School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $366 MM $10 MM
Richardson Independent School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $9,369 $11,604
Richardson Independent School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $9,613 $11,458
Richardson Independent School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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