Dover Area High School



Dover Area High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Dover Area 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
9 258
10 246
11 230
12 210

Dover Area High School is a public high school of the Dover Area School District located in Dover, PA. It has 944 students in grades 9th through 12th. Dover Area High School is the 233rd largest public high school in Pennsylvania and the 6,351st largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 13.5 to 1.

Total Students: 944
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 69.75

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Dover Area High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 493
(52%)
795
(53%)
 Female 451
(48%)
712
(47%)

Dover Area High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 831
(88%)
1,321
(88%)
 Hispanic 52
(6%)
80
(5%)
 Black 43
(5%)
67
(4%)
 Two or More 11
(1%)
28
(2%)
 Asian 4
(0%)
8
(1%)
 American Indian 3
(0%)
3
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Dover Area High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 620
(66%)
937
(62%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 261
(28%)
447
(30%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 63
(7%)
123
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Dover Area High School is ranked 277th out of 719 ranked schools in Pennsylvania, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Dover Area High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (34.3%) is slightly lower than the state average of 45.1%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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 Area High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1046
2006 1075
2007 1006
2008 1023
2009 1072
2010 1038
2011 1020
2012 1058
2013 1009
2014 977
2015 944

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.7
2006 15.5
2007 14.4
2008 13.9
2009 15
2010 14.5
2011 15.1
2012 15.9
2013 15.1
2014 15.3
2015 13.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.14053537284895
2006 0.19720930232558
2007 0.20775347912525
2008 0.20430107526882
2009 0.25652985074627
2010 0.27263969171484
2011 0.24607843137255
2012 0.33459357277883
2013 0.30227948463826
2014 0.31934493346981
2015 0.34322033898305

Compare Dover Area High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,350.0% 13.5:1
 
1,398.6% 14.0:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 34.3%
 
State Average 45.1%
 
National Average 48.3%
 

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