Dover Senior High School

  • Dover Senior High School serves 1,312 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 44% (which is lower than the New Hampshire state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 68% (which is higher than the New Hampshire state average of 59%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the New Hampshire state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the New Hampshire state average of 14%.

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School Overview

  • Dover Senior High School's student population of 1,312 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 105 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,312 students
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Total Classroom Teachers105 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Dover Senior High School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Dover Senior High School is 0.29, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.16. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NH)
Overall School Rank#310 out of 457 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Dover Senior High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in New Hampshire by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
59%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Dover Senior High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New Hampshire by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio12:112:1
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Asian
7%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Dover Senior High School and the percentage of Asian public school students in New Hampshire by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
2%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Dover Senior High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New Hampshire by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
3%
2%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Dover Senior High School and the percentage of Black public school students in New Hampshire by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
84%
86%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Dover Senior High School and the percentage of White public school students in New Hampshire by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
4%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Dover Senior High School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in New Hampshire by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Dover Senior High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NH.
Diversity Score0.290.16
This chart display the diversity score of Dover Senior High School and the public school average diversity score of New Hampshire by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
85%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
22%
23%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Dover Senior High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New Hampshire by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Dover Senior High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Hampshire by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDover School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NH Dept. of Education

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