Dover Middle School

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302 E Mcfarlan St

Dover, NJ 07801

(973) 989-2040

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Grades: 7 - 8

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 450

Students Per Teacher: 12

Parent Reviews

9 Parent Reviews for Dover Middle School

Im a student at this school and I think im in a 'right group' but some students disrupt classes. It is fun for me to watch but my grades are not so hot cuz. It seems that nothing is done to this students cuz they get back to class and start trouble again. Oh...we got new VP. What a joke!!!

Posted by a student on 04/09/10

Dover Middle School is not a horrible school, like people think it is. Yeah, there are kids who slack off and kids who are violent. You just have to make sure your kids get in to the right group. I am an 8th grade student at DMS and I have tons of fun here. Out of the two years I have been year I have ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 03/24/10

This School is awesome sure it has a bad rep.But this is the school you want to go.i moved and im mad about it!!! It was a great school!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Posted by a other on 03/02/10

Although the school offers a program for gifted students, but I would not call it a gifted and talented program offered at other schools. Students are not given tons of homework as I was told the leaders of the school do not believe that homework should be given everyday. The school also does not address ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 12/22/09

As a student of Dover Middle School, I don't know what everyone else is talking about. This schools gifted and talented program for eighth graders is very rigorous with tons of homework each night. Personally, I am a straight-A student and received a 300(maximum score) in the language arts section of ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 04/29/09

As a parent, I was anxiously awaiting the new School Report Card. I was shocked to find out the NJ ASK results for 2007-2008. What I also could not believe was the faculty mobility rate (approx. 28%). It seems that under the new leadership, the scores, schoolwide discipline, faculty morale took a ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/15/09

Im a student at this school and let me tell you something! this school is great! parents think that its a bad school cuz it has a bad rep but let me tell u as a student of this school its awesome you meet new great people if you think this school is bad well its your point of view but ask any student ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 01/15/09

This is my sons first year at the school and let me tell you, I am really not impressed. I found out that this school has really not done so well for the last few years and also when speaking to family and friends I found that none of them wanted or wants to send their children to the district and I ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/02/05

Dover Middle school has great teachers but the students are too violent and too perverted. My daughter goes to that school and she says she almost got jumped by a mob of 8th graders.

Posted by a parent on 05/06/04

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Test scores for Dover Middle School

NJ ASK* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Dover Middle School
Dover Public Schools
New Jersey
* In 2011-2012 New Jersey used the New Jersey Assessment of Skills and Knowledge (NJ ASK) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in language arts literacy and math, and in grades 4 and 8 in science. The NJ ASK is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of New Jersey. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.

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Dover schools — Dover Middle School is located at 302 E Mcfarlan St, Dover NJ 07801. 302 E Mcfarlan St is in the 07801 ZIP code in Dover, NJ The school district for Dover Middle School is the Dover Public Schools. Dover Middle School is a Public school that serves grade levels 7 - 8.
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