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Dover Area School District
  • DOVER, PA

Report Card

grade B minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade B minus
  2. Diversity
    grade B minus
  3. Teachers
    grade A minus
  4. College Prep
    grade C+
  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade C+
  6. Health & Safety
    grade B
  7. Administration
    grade B minus
  8. Sports
    grade B
  9. Food
    grade C
  10. Resources & Facilities
    grade B minus

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Dover Area School District is a public school district located in DOVER, PA. It has 3,493 students in grades K-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 15 to 1. According to state test scores, 51% of students are at least proficient in math and 63% in reading.

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
63%
Percent Proficient - Math
51%
Average Graduation Rate
85%
Average SAT
1120
234 responses
Average ACT
27
22 responses

Students

Diversity
grade B minus
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
3,493
Free or Reduced Lunch
39.2%

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Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
15:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$76,296
Teachers in First/Second Year
10.1%

Finances

Expenses Per Student
$16,037 / student
National
$12,239
Education Expenses
  • Instruction
    65%
  • Support Services
    32%
  • Other
    3%

Living in the Area

grade B minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade B+
  2. Good for Families
    grade B
  3. Housing
    grade B minus
Median Household Income
$76,618
National
$62,843
Median Rent
$894
National
$1,062
Median Home Value
$147,300
National
$217,500

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