Dover Middle School

2368 Rt 22
Dover Plains, NY 12522
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Dover Middle School serves 322 students in grades 6-8.
Dover Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in New York 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 41% (which is lower than the New York state average of 54%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 38% (which is lower than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Dover Middle School's student population of 322 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has grown by 19% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students322 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Rankings

Dover Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 4,228 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Dover Middle School is 0.48, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall Testing Rank
#3090 out of 4228 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
54%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
3%
9%
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Hispanic
21%
27%
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Black
4%
17%
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White
69%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.480.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
49%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDover Union Free School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Dover Middle School is Dover High School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Kent Center School (5.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Wingdale Elementary School (2.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Dover Plains Dover High School Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: 9-12 | 440 students
    0.0 miles
    2368 Rt 22
    Dover Plains, NY 12522
    (845) 877-5750
    0 9-12 440
  • Wingdale Wingdale Elementary School
    Grades: K-2 | 259 students
    2.7 miles
    6413 Rt 55
    Wingdale, NY 12594
    (845) 877-5720
    2.7 K-2 259
  • Dover Plains Dover Elementary School Math: 48% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 3-5 | 320 students
    3.7 miles
    9 School St
    Dover Plains, NY 12522
    (845) 877-5730
    3.7 3-5 320
  • Kent Kent Center School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-8 | 225 students
    5.6 miles
    9 Judd Street
    Kent, CT 06757
    (860) 927-3537
    5.6 PK-8 225
  • Pawling Pawling High School Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: 9-12 | 371 students
    7.5 miles
    30 Wagner Rd
    Pawling, NY 12564
    (845) 855-4620
    7.5 9-12 371

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