Dover Elementary School

700 Dover Dr
Richardson, TX 75080
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Dover Elementary School serves 600 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Dover Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 32% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Dover Elementary School's student population of 600 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2010)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students600 students
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Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
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School Rankings

Dover Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 8,043 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Dover Elementary School is 0.32, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#6204 out of 8043 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
82%
52%
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Black
7%
13%
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White
8%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.320.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
73%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRichardson Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Dover Elementary 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)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Dallas Carolyn G Bukhair Elementary School Math: 32% | Reading: 22%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 1-6 | 665 students
    0.5 miles
    13900 Maham Rd
    Dallas, TX 75240
    (469) 593-4900
    0.5 1-6 665
  • Dallas Dobie Primary
    Grades: PK-K | 480 students
    0.7 miles
    14040 Rolling Hills Ln
    Dallas, TX 75240
    (469) 593-4100
    0.7 PK-K 480
  • Richardson Richardson High School Math: 54% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,770 students
    0.7 miles
    1250 W Belt Line Rd
    Richardson, TX 75080
    (469) 593-3000
    0.7 9-12 2,770
  • Richardson Richardson West J High School Math: 55% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 7-8 | 711 students
    0.9 miles
    1309 Holly Dr
    Richardson, TX 75080
    (469) 593-3700
    0.9 7-8 711
  • Dallas Risd Academy Math: 41% | Reading: 29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 1-6 | 825 students
    0.9 miles
    13630 Coit Rd
    Dallas, TX 75240
    (469) 593-3300
    0.9 1-6 825

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