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60%
  • Garrison School
  • 50 Garrison Rd., Dover
  • Dover School District
  • Grades: KG - 4 · Students: 469
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
58%
  • Dover Middle School
  • 16 Daley Dr., Dover
  • Dover School District
  • Grades: 5 - 8 · Students: 1,168
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
57%
  • Seacoast Charter School
  • 171 Watson Road, Dover
  • Seacoast Charter School
  • Grades: KG - 8 · Students: 247
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1
53%
  • Horne Street School
  • 78 Horne St., Dover
  • Dover School District
  • Grades: KG - 4 · Students: 535
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
50%
  • Dover Senior High School
  • 25 Alumni Dr., Dover
  • Dover School District
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,301
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
50%
  • Cocheco Arts And Technology Charter Academy
  • 40 Hampshire Cir, Dover
  • Cocheco Arts And Technology Academy
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 64
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 10:1
45%
  • Woodman Park School
  • 11 Towle Ave., Dover
  • Dover School District
  • Grades: PK - 4 · Students: 599
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
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Dover school information

IndexDoverNew HampshireNational
Average Test Scores53%52%49%
Student/Teacher ratio16:113:116:1
Total public schools523479,221
Total private schools814424,874
Total post-secondary schools1407,963
The Dover, NH educational system consists of 5 public schools, 8 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools. Dover public schools have average test scores of 53% which is 2% higher than than the New Hampshire average and 8% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Dover public schools is 16:1, compared to 13:1 in New Hampshire and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 89.7% of students have completed 8th grade, 88.6% have completed high school, 42.6% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 3.5% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Dover

IndexDoverNew HampshireNational
Completed 8th grade89.7%89.5%84.3%
Completed high school88.6%88.4%83.0%
Completed some college72.5%64.2%59.4%
Completed associate degree52.0%45.3%38.5%
Completed bachelors42.6%35.5%30.3%
Completed masters17.6%13.4%11.5%
Completed professional degree3.5%3.3%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.9%1.4%1.3%

Dover, NH School Districts

Dover School District

There are a total of 5 public schools, 8 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Dover. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Dover, NH schools is 53%. The average student to teacher ratio is 16:1. In Dover, NH, an average of 89.7% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 88.6% 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, NH schools.

Source: The Dover, NH 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.
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