Dover Plains school information

IndexDover PlainsNew YorkNational
Average Test Scores51%48%49%
Student/Teacher ration/an/a16:1
Total public schools34,06079,221
Total private schoolsn/a1,09224,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a4837,963
The Dover Plains, NY educational system consists of 3 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Dover Plains public schools have average test scores of 51% which is 5% higher than than the New York average and 3% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Dover Plains public schools is n/a, compared to n/a in New York and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 75.6% of students have completed 8th grade, 71.0% have completed high school, 15.9% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 0.0% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Dover Plains are 3% higher than the national average.
  • There are approximately 3 public schools in Dover Plains.
  • 75.6% of people in Dover Plains have completed 8th grade.
  • 71.0% of people in Dover Plains have completed high school.
  • 15.9% of people in Dover Plains have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Dover Plains

IndexDover PlainsNew YorkNational
Completed 8th grade75.6%83.5%84.3%
Completed high school71.0%82.1%83.0%
Completed some college35.4%59.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree22.6%43.4%38.5%
Completed bachelors15.9%34.7%30.3%
Completed masters5.6%15.1%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.0%4.2%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.0%1.5%1.3%

Highest level of education achieved in Dover Plains (high school & post-secondary)

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Hopewell Junction, NY36175%51%
Freedom Plains, NY45964%30%
Millbrook, NY1,49163%28%
Pawling, NY2,05360%23%
Amenia, NY1,14850%1%
Dover Plains, NY1,02751%3%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Clendenin, WV1,02743%12%
Wayland, IA1,02777%56%
Duncan Falls, OH1,02783%68%
McLeansville, NC1,02729%42%
Delevan, NY1,02745%10%
Dover Plains, NY1,02751%3%
Source: The Dover Plains, NY education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.