East Dover Elementary School



East Dover Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

East Dover Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 14
K 61
1 58
2 63
3 57
4 65
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

East Dover Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Dover, DE in the Capital School District. It enrolls 318 students in grades 1st through 12th. East Dover Elementary School is the 103rd largest public school in Delaware and the 39,615th largest nationally. It has 11.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 318
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 11.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 27
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 39,615th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Delaware: 103rd out of 123
Student/Teacher Rank in Delaware: 23rd out of 122
Full Time Teacher Rank in Delaware: 100th out of 122

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East Dover Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 163
(51%)
1,868
(50%)
 Female 155
(49%)
1,849
(50%)

East Dover Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 142
(45%)
1,908
(51%)
 White 80
(25%)
1,277
(34%)
 Hispanic 72
(23%)
329
(9%)
 Two or More 13
(4%)
66
(2%)
 Asian 9
(3%)
87
(2%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
41
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
9
(0%)

East Dover Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 248
(78%)
2,429
(65%)
 Not Eligible 63
(20%)
1,113
(30%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 7
(2%)
175
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 123 ranked schools in Delaware, East Dover Elementary School is ranked 67th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of East Dover Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (80.2%) is significantly higher than the state average of 54.7%. 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.

East Dover Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 338
2006 324
2007 331
2008 327
2009 323
2010 359
2011 319
2012 318

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.3
2006 15.1
2007 12.3
2008 13.3
2009 11.7
2010 13.3
2011 12.3
2012 11.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.55621301775148
2006 0.60185185185185
2007 0.58912386706949
2008 0.37003058103976
2009 0.75851393188854
2010 0.73537604456825
2011 0.49216300940439
2012 0.80188679245283

Compare East Dover Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,180.0% 11.8:1
 
1,291.2% 12.9:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 54.7%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 80.2%
 

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East Dover Elementary School
Dover, DE
Public PK - 04 318 11.8:1  
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Private PK - 08 81 9:1 3 miles
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Private PK - KG 54 1:1 3 miles
Brown (w. Reily) Elementary School
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Public 01 - 05 442 13:1 3 miles
Calvary Christian Academy
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Public PK - 12 178 9.9:1 3 miles
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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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