The Dover School District is fully accredited and proud to be an AAIMS and EAST School.
It is the philosophy of Dover Public Schools that the district provide every student, every day the opportunity and encouragement to reach proficiency and beyond through participation in all aspects of school. We believe education to be a lifelong endeavor and that the school will develop in each student the capacity to become a mentally, physically, emotionally, socially, and morally productive citizen.
The Dover School Board commits to the following core beliefs*:
Strong Instructional Leadership
Clear and Focused Mission
Safe and Orderly Environment
Climate of High Expectations
Frequent Monitoring of Student Progress
Positive Home-School Relations
Opportunity to Learn and Student Time on Task
*As adopted from the Seven Correlates of Effective Schools Dr. Lawrence Lezotte