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  • Dover High School
  • Po Box 6311, Dover Plains
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 459
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 20:1
  • Dover Elementary School
  • 9 School St, Dover Plains
  • Grades: 3 - 5 · Students: 300
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
  • Dover Middle School
  • 2368 Rt 22, Dover Plains
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 314
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1

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.

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%

Dover Plains, NY School Districts

Dover Union Free School District

There are a total of 3 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Dover Plains. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Dover Plains, NY schools is 51%. The average student to teacher ratio is n/a. In Dover Plains, NY, an average of 75.6% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 71.0% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Dover Plains schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Dover Plains, NY schools.

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.
Wayland, IA1,02777%56%
Duncan Falls, OH1,02783%68%
McLeansville, NC1,02729%42%
Delevan, NY1,02745%10%
Clendenin, WV1,02743%12%
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.