Dover High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#994
College Readiness Index
35.1
Math Proficiency
3.1
Language Proficiency
3.1
Student/Teacher Ratio
11:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 859 Students
  • 75 Teachers

Dover High School
100 GRACE ST
DOVER, NJ 07801

Phone: (973) 989-2010

District: Dover Town

Overview

Dover High School is ranked 37th within New Jersey. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Dover High School is 37 percent. The student body makeup is 53 percent male and 47 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 84 percent. Dover High School is the only high school in the Dover Town.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded Silver
National Rank
#994
State Rank
#37

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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 859
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 84%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 64%
Full-Time Teachers 75

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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 Language 96%
Proficient in Math 89%
College Readiness Index 35.1

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Large Suburb
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 859
Proficient in Language (district average) 96%
Proficient in Math (district average) 89%
College Readiness (district average) 35.1

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