East Dover Elementary School



East Dover Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

East Dover Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 28
K 55
1 66
2 67
3 73
4 66
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 355 students in grades 1st through 12th. East Dover Elementary School is the 100th largest public school in Delaware and the 36,563rd largest nationally. It has 12.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 355
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 29
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 36,563rd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Delaware: 100th out of 126
Student/Teacher Rank in Delaware: 19th out of 126
Full Time Teacher Rank in Delaware: 81st out of 126

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East Dover Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 198
(56%)
1,924
(52%)
 Female 157
(44%)
1,787
(48%)

East Dover Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 162
(46%)
1,842
(50%)
 White 88
(25%)
1,159
(31%)
 Hispanic 74
(21%)
414
(11%)
 Two or More 23
(6%)
149
(4%)
 Asian 5
(1%)
83
(2%)
 American Indian 2
(1%)
50
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
14
(0%)

East Dover Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 232
(65%)
2,083
(56%)
 Not Eligible 123
(35%)
1,628
(44%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 125 ranked schools in Delaware, East Dover Elementary School is ranked 51st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of East Dover Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (65.4%) is significantly higher than the state average of 41.2%. 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
2013 337
2014 394
2015 355

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
2013 11.6
2014 13.6
2015 12.2

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
2013 0.67655786350148
2014 0.6243654822335
2015 0.65352112676056

Compare East Dover Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,220.0% 12.2:1
 
1,401.8% 14.0:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 41.2%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 65.4%
 

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East Dover Elementary School
Dover, DE
Public PK - 04 355 12.2:1  
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Calvary Christian Academy
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Private PK - 12 335 10:1 3 miles
Academy of Dover Charter School
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Public KG - 05 284 12.9:1 3 miles
Kent County Community School
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Public PK - 12 74 2.8:1 3 miles
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Public 05 - 06 960 15.5:1 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 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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