Dover High School

  • Dover High School serves 836 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 58% (which is lower than the Ohio state average of 62%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 76% (which is higher than the Ohio state average of 63%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Dover High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Ohio for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Ohio state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Ohio state average of 30%.

School Overview

  • Dover High School's student population of 836 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 41 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students836 students
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Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Dover High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 3,255 schools in Ohio (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Dover High School is 0.28, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.48. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (OH)
Overall School Rank#1319 out of 3255 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
62%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:118:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
13%
6%
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Black
2%
17%
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White
84%
70%
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Two or more races
1%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Dover High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in OH.
Diversity Score0.280.48
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Graduation Rate
90%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
21%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Dover High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ohio by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDover City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, OH Dept. of Education

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