Dover, DE
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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 2015 – 2016 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

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Capital School District Details

Capital School District
198 Commerce Way
Dover, DE 19904

6,665 Students enrolled in District

12 Schools in District

14 Students Per Classroom (State average is 14)

Capital School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Delaware

(10 is best)

Better than of DE school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Booker T. Washington Elementary School
901 Forest Street
Dover, DE, 19904
KG-04
Central Middle School
211 Delaware Avenue
Dover, DE, 19901
07-08
Dover High School
One Dover High Drive
Dover, DE, 19904
09-12
East Dover Elementary School
852 South Little Creek Road
Dover, DE, 19901
PK-04
Fairview Elementary School
700 Walker Road
Dover, DE, 19904
PK-04
Hartly Elementary School
2617 Arthursville Road
Hartly, DE, 19953
PK-04
Kent County Community School
65 1 Carver Road
Dover, DE, 19904
PK-12
Kent County Secondary Ilc School
631 Ridgley Street Suite 5
Dover, DE, 19904
06-12
North Dover Elementary School
855 College Road
Dover, DE, 19904
KG-04
South Dover Elementary School
955 South State Street
Dover, DE, 19901
KG-04
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School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 32.7% 48.0%
Black 53.9% 32.2%
Hispanic 9.6% 15.7%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 2.7% 3.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 1.1% 0.4%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 48.6% 36.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 48.6% 36.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 0.0%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,323 $59,769,753 45.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $486 $3,115,746 2.4%
Staff $160 $1,025,760 0.8%
General Administration $107 $685,977 0.5%
School Administration $722 $4,628,742 3.5%
Operation $2,273 $14,572,203 11.0%
Transportation $651 $4,173,561 3.2%
Other $613 $3,929,943 3.0%
Total Support $5,011 $32,125,521 24.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $6,259 $40,126,449 30.4%
Total Expenditures $20,593 $132,021,723 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,244 $1,105,035,935 52.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $634 $84,942,421 4.0%
Staff $264 $35,378,135 1.7%
General Administration $231 $30,925,294 1.5%
School Administration $835 $111,929,572 5.3%
Operation $1,506 $201,890,196 9.5%
Transportation $737 $98,806,638 4.7%
Other $555 $74,457,722 3.5%
Total Support $4,762 $638,322,976 30.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,775 $372,005,584 17.6%
Total Expenditures $15,782 $2,115,395,503 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%

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