Dover Senior High School



Dover Senior High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Dover Senior High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 360
10 348
11 308
12 316

Dover Senior High School is a public high school of the Dover School District located in Dover, NH. It has 1,332 students in grades 9th through 12th. Dover Senior High School is the 12th largest public high school in New Hampshire and the 4,119th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 12.9 to 1.

Total Students: 1,332
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 103.1

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Dover Senior High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 674
(51%)
674
(51%)
 Male 658
(49%)
658
(49%)

Dover Senior High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 1,150
(86%)
1,150
(86%)
 Asian 72
(5%)
72
(5%)
 Two or More 47
(4%)
47
(4%)
 Black 29
(2%)
29
(2%)
 Hispanic 28
(2%)
28
(2%)
 American Indian 3
(0%)
3
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 3
(0%)
3
(0%)

Dover Senior High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 979
(73%)
979
(73%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 322
(24%)
322
(24%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 31
(2%)
31
(2%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Dover Senior High School is ranked 10th out of 95 ranked schools in New Hampshire, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Dover Senior High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (26.5%) is slightly higher than the state average of 23.7%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Dover Senior High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1659
2006 1733
2007 1707
2008 1618
2009 1560
2010 1487
2011 1432
2012 1358
2013 1313
2014 1301
2015 1332

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15
2006 15.3
2007 14.6
2008 14.1
2009 13.4
2010 13.2
2011 12.6
2012 12.7
2013 12.7
2014 12.5
2015 12.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.15129596142254
2006 0.13040969417196
2007 0.13532513181019
2008 0.17428924598269
2009 0.19294871794872
2010 0.2098184263618
2011 0.20391061452514
2012 0.23048600883652
2013 0.33968012185834
2014 0.30130668716372
2015 0.26501501501502

Compare Dover Senior High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,094.2% 10.9:1
 
1,290.0% 12.9:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 23.7%
 
This School 26.5%
 
National Average 48.3%
 

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Public 09 - 12 1,332 12.9:1  
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