Dover, NJ
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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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Dover Public School District Details

Dover Public School District
100 Grace Street
Dover, NJ 07801

3,149 Students enrolled in District

5 Schools in District

15 Students Per Classroom (State average is 12)

Dover Public School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to New Jersey

(10 is best)

Better than of NJ 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)

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
Academy Street Elementary School
14 Academy Street
Dover, NJ, 07801
PK-06
Dover High School
100 Grace Street
Dover, NJ, 07801
09-12
Dover Middle School
302 East Mcfarlan Street
Dover, NJ, 07801
07-08
East Dover Elementary School
302 East Mcfarlan Street
Dover, NJ, 07801
KG-06
North Dover Elementary School
51 Highland Avenue
Dover, NJ, 07801
PK-06

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 5.7% 47.9%
Black 5.8% 16.4%
Hispanic 86.5% 26.1%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 2.0% 9.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.1%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 77.7% 35.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 65.1% 30.4%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 12.6% 5.3%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,697 $26,760,669 56.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $979 $3,012,383 6.4%
Staff $174 $535,398 1.1%
General Administration $332 $1,021,564 2.2%
School Administration $976 $3,003,152 6.4%
Operation $1,242 $3,821,634 8.1%
Transportation $186 $572,322 1.2%
Other $195 $600,015 1.3%
Total Support $4,085 $12,569,545 26.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,513 $7,732,501 16.4%
Total Expenditures $15,296 $47,065,792 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $10,077 $14,106,790,054 50.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,835 $2,568,964,694 9.1%
Staff $551 $771,687,884 2.7%
General Administration $390 $545,394,661 1.9%
School Administration $883 $1,235,650,841 4.4%
Operation $1,874 $2,623,408,040 9.3%
Transportation $711 $995,607,882 3.5%
Other $440 $615,718,470 2.2%
Total Support $6,684 $9,356,361,788 33.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,321 $4,649,519,921 16.5%
Total Expenditures $20,083 $28,112,743,157 100.0%
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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