Skip to Main Content
Dover Area High School
  • Public
  • DOVER, PA

Report Card

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

editorial

Dover Area High School is a public school located in DOVER, PA. It has 1,004 students in grades 9-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 15 to 1. According to state test scores, 72% of students are at least proficient in math and 78% in reading.

About

No data available  
46 WEST CANAL ST
DOVER, PA 17315
Work Here? Claim Your School

Dover Area High School Rankings

Niche ranks nearly 100,000 schools and districts based on statistics and millions of opinions from students and parents.

Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
78%
Percent Proficient - Math
72%
Average Graduation Rate
85%
Average SAT
1120
238 responses
Average ACT
27
22 responses
AP Enrollment
28%

Map

Map is loading
View Homes Near Dover Area High School

Claim Your school Today!

Do You Work at Dover Area High School? Claim Your School Today!
Claim your free account to keep your school's data up-to-date and get insights on user activity for your profile.

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

Culture & Safety

Health & Safety
grade C minus
Based on chronic student absenteeism, suspensions/expulsions, and survey responses on the school environment from students and parents.
Poll
76%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 17 responses
Poll
47%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 17 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 72 responses
  • Homecoming
    19%
  • Prom
    15%
  • Games
    11%
  • Snow days
    11%
  • Pep rallys
    10%
  • Fall awards night
    7%
  • Marching Band Events
    7%

Students

Diversity
grade B minus
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
1,004
Free or Reduced Lunch
38%
75%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 20 responses
55%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 20 responses
75%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 20 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
15:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$76,296
Teachers in First/Second Year
2.8%
38%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 24 responses
50%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 24 responses
67%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 24 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade C minus
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
High
Boys Athletic Participation
Average
Expenses Per Student
$16,037 / year
National
$12,239
59%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 29 responses
14%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 29 responses
48%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 29 responses

Similar Schools

Schools like Dover Area High School

Dover Area High School Reviews

Rating 3.16 out of 5  207 reviews
Selecting a category below will take you to another page
All Categories
Rating 3 out of 5  
Start Your Review of Dover Area High School
Rating 4 out of 5  
Rating 5 out of 5  

Add to List