Dover Union Free School District

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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 4 public schools in Dover Union Free School District, serving 1,341 students.
  • Public school in Dover Union Free School District have an average math proficiency score of 50% (versus the New York public school average of 54%), and reading proficiency score of 48% (versus the 54% statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the bottom 50% of public schools in New York.
  • The top ranked public schools in Dover Union Free School District are Dover High School, Dover Middle School and Dover Elementary School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the New York public school average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is more than the New York public school average of 13:1.

Overview

School District NameDover Union Free School District
School District Websitehttp://www.doverschools.org
School District Phone Number(845)877-5700
School District Grades OfferedKG - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (NY)
# of Schools4 Schools4,796 Schools
# of Students1,341 Students2,697,340 Students
# of Teachers99 Teachers204,832 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio14:113:1

District Comparison

  • Dover Union Free School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 786 school districts in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 80-84% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (NY)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
52%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Dover Union Free   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of NY by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
52%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Dover Union Free   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of NY by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate80-84%
82%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Dover Union Free   School District and public school graduation rate of NY by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.500.71
# of American Indian Students1 Student18,915 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# of Asian Students23 Students250,784 Students
% Asian Students
2%
9%
# of Hispanic Students329 Students726,968 Students
% Hispanic Students
25%
27%
# of Black Students53 Students462,099 Students
% Black Students
4%
17%
# of White Students892 Students1,167,330 Students
% White Students
66%
43%
# of Hawaiian Students2 Students6,859 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students41 Students64,385 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
3%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - 51,929
# of Students in Kindergarten:86192,603
# of Students in 1st Grade:82196,765
# of Students in 2nd Grade:90197,986
# of Students in 3rd Grade:88200,330
# of Students in 4th Grade:133201,696
# of Students in 5th Grade:97202,891
# of Students in 6th Grade:105199,155
# of Students in 7th Grade:111197,065
# of Students in 8th Grade:106198,053
# of Students in 9th Grade:123218,199
# of Students in 10th Grade:105211,573
# of Students in 11th Grade:90194,547
# of Students in 12th Grade:117193,423
# of Ungraded Students:841,125

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $19,094 in this school district is less than the state average of $32,776. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $18,716 is less than the state average of $34,144. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (NY)
Total Revenue$28 MM$29 MM
This chart display total revenue of Dover Union Free   School District and average revenue for each school distric in NY by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$28 MM$30 MM
This chart display total spending of Dover Union Free   School District and average spending for each school distric in NY by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$19,094$32,776
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Dover Union Free   School District and average revenue per public school student in NY by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$18,716$34,144
This chart display average spending per public school student in Dover Union Free   School District and average spending per public school student in NY by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Dover Union Free School District Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Dover Elementary School Math: 40% | Reading: 35%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    9 School St
    Dover Plains, NY 12522
    (845)877-5730

    Grades: 3-5 | 320 students
  • Dover High School Math: ≥95% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank: Top 10%
    2368 Rt 22
    Dover Plains, NY 12522
    (845)877-5750

    Grades: 9-12 | 440 students
  • Dover Middle School Math: 39% | Reading: 40%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2368 Rt 22
    Dover Plains, NY 12522
    (845)877-5740

    Grades: 6-8 | 322 students
  • Wingdale Elementary School
    6413 Rt 55
    Wingdale, NY 12594
    (845)877-5720

    Grades: K-2 | 259 students
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