Dover High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
23.1
Math Proficiency
2.7
English Proficiency
3.0
Student/Teacher Ratio
14:1
  • 08–12 Grades
  • 1,507 Students
  • 105 Teachers

Dover High School
ONE PAT LYNN DR
DOVER, DE 19904

Phone: (302) 672-1526

District: Capital School District

Overview

At Dover High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Dover High School is 39 percent. The student body makeup is 51 percent male and 49 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 64 percent. Dover High School is the only high school in the Capital School District.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares with others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded None
National Rank
Unranked

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 1,507
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 64%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 41%
Full-Time Teachers 105

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in English 66%
Proficient in Math 62%
College Readiness Index 23.1

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 08 – 12
Setting Small City
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding Yes

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 1
Total Students 1,507
Proficient in English (district average) 66%
Proficient in Math (district average) 62%
College Readiness (district average) 23.1

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