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  • Bailey Elementary School
  • 4630 Gallagher Rd, Dover
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 718
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
  • Strawberry Crest High School
  • 4691 Gallagher Rd, Dover
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 2,241
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
  • Willis Peters Exceptional Center
  • 2919 Nelson Ave, Dover
  • Grades: PK - 12 · Students: 86
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 5:1
  • Dover Elementary School
  • 3035 Nelson Ave, Dover
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 710
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1

Dover school information

Average Test Scores42%49%49%
Student/Teacher ratio17:117:116:1
Total public schools23,38879,221
Total private schoolsn/a1,64024,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a4667,963
The Dover, FL educational system consists of 2 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Dover public schools have average test scores of 42% which is 16% lower than than the Florida average and 15% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Dover public schools is 17:1, compared to 17:1 in Florida and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 38.1% of students have completed 8th grade, 33.6% have completed high school, 4.4% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 0.0% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Dover

Completed 8th grade38.1%84.0%84.3%
Completed high school33.6%83.0%83.0%
Completed some college13.0%58.0%59.4%
Completed associate degree6.4%37.4%38.5%
Completed bachelors4.4%27.9%30.3%
Completed masters2.3%10.0%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.0%3.1%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.0%1.1%1.3%

Dover, FL School Districts

Hillsborough County School District

There are a total of 2 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Dover. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Dover, FL schools is 42%. The average student to teacher ratio is 17:1. In Dover, FL, an average of 38.1% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 33.6% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Dover 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, FL schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Fish Hawk, FL17,24177%56%
Lutz, FL21,14371%44%
Bloomingdale, FL22,63867%36%
Wesley Chapel, FL51,22965%32%
Valrico, FL36,77465%32%
Dover, FL3,38042%15%

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Shady Spring, WV3,38040%19%
Chandler, IN3,38170%41%
Heavener, OK3,37969%40%
Polkton, NC3,37936%27%
Lyons, NY3,38245%8%
Dover, FL3,38042%15%
Source: The Dover, FL 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.