Dover Public Schools

Source & Methodology

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2017
  • Educational Environment: 2019 (latest available). Updated annually.

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Dover School District Details

Dover School District
Mc Connell Center 61 Locust St
Dover, NH 03820

3,980 Students enrolled in District

5 Schools in District

15 Students Per Classroom (State average is 12)

Dover School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to New Hampshire

(10 is best)

Better than of NH school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.



Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
50%
51%
56%
55%
44%
47%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
Dover Middle School
16 Daley Dr.
Dover, NH, 03820
05-08
Dover Senior High School
25 Alumni Dr.
Dover, NH, 03820
09-12
Garrison School
50 Garrison Rd.
Dover, NH, 03820
KG-04
Horne Street School
78 Horne St.
Dover, NH, 03820
KG-04
Woodman Park School
11 Towle Ave.
Dover, NH, 03820
PK-04

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 86.8% 88.0%
Black 1.8% 2.2%
Hispanic 3.1% 6.1%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 8.1% 3.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.4%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 27.6% 26.9%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 23.0% 23.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.6% 3.8%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,594 $34,238,496 38.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $893 $3,557,712 4.0%
Staff $295 $1,175,280 1.3%
General Administration $341 $1,358,544 1.5%
School Administration $665 $2,649,360 3.0%
Operation $1,001 $3,987,984 4.5%
Transportation $571 $2,274,864 2.6%
Other $218 $868,512 1.0%
Total Support $3,984 $15,872,256 18.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $9,545 $38,027,280 43.1%
Total Expenditures $22,122 $88,134,048 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,860 $1,760,829,277 55.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,254 $224,040,967 7.0%
Staff $536 $95,640,585 3.0%
General Administration $581 $103,741,833 3.3%
School Administration $907 $161,901,162 5.1%
Operation $1,300 $232,195,239 7.3%
Transportation $710 $126,884,024 4.0%
Other $210 $37,466,479 1.2%
Total Support $5,498 $981,875,584 30.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,486 $443,947,581 13.9%
Total Expenditures $17,843 $3,186,655,176 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%