District Summary Ratings

Many of the schools in this district are rated average in school quality.

Top 5 Schools in This District
These are some of the top-rated public schools in Dover School District based on a variety of measures, including academic performance and equity. Find out more about GreatSchools ratings.
District Student Progress

This district has a mixed record of helping students improve over time. Look below to see what percentage of schools in this district are making more, less, or about the same progress as other schools in the state.

Academic Summary
Is this district offering opportunity for all its students, or leaving some kids behind? Successful districts are working to close the achievement gap.

Advanced Courses
Rigorous courses can help students prepare for and get into college, including coursework in STEM subjects. Find out more.
Parent Tip
Many successful high school students end up in remedial math courses in college. Is your student prepared for college-level math? Ask this district how they ensure students are well-prepared.

Student Demographics
Schools that create a positive culture help all students thrive. See how.

Teachers & Staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.

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District Finances
How a school district allocates funds can reflect its priorities. Learn more about how these decisions are made.
Parent Tip
District decisions about how to spend money impact your child’s schooling. Here’s how parents can have an influence.

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Reviews From Schools in Dover School District
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Other (school staff, family member, recent alum, etc)
April 18, 2022
Dover High serves many students from different backgrounds and abilities. The school re-opened in a brand new building just a few years ago, where today's students benefit from major leaps in... More
Parent / Guardian
April 15, 2022
Garrison elementary is the most warm, kind and welcoming community that you could hope for. Not only is it an incredible academic environment where the children feel they have the freedom to explore... More
Review for Garrison School
Current student
April 13, 2022
This school has fantastic CTC programs that offer oppurtunities and the ability to save money in the future. Academically I feel comfortable with our school. There are many clubs and sports involved... More
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