Public Schools in Dover, Massachusetts

There are 3 Public Schools in Dover, Massachusetts, serving a population of 2,385 people in an area of 5 square miles. There is 1 Public School per 795 people, and 1 Public School per 1 square miles.

In Massachusetts, Dover is ranked 221st of 585 cities in Public Schools per capita, and 273rd of 585 cities in Public Schools per square mile.

List of Dover Public Schools

Find Dover, Massachusetts public schools, including charter schools, k-12, elementary, middle, and high schools.


Chickering 29 Cross Street Dover, MA

Dover-Sherborn Regional High 9 Junction Street Dover, MA

Dover-Sherborn Regional Middle School 155 Farm Street Dover, MA

About Dover Public Schools

Dover Public Schools are tuition-free, publicly funded schools that are legally required to accept and provide an education to all children from Kindergarten age through Grade 12 in Dover, MA. Each of the fifty state constitutions includes a requirement for the provision of a Public School system, and each state, including Massachusetts, also has a compulsory education law that requires school-age children to attend school.

You may contact Public Schools for questions about:
  • Dover Public School calendars
  • Admissions policies and enrollment
  • Dover school district
  • Academics and school curriculum
  • School buses and transportation

Dover Public School Statistics

Find Dover Public School Enrollment and Educational Attainment (Age 25+). Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2017 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Dover Public School Enrollment
 DoverNorfolk County
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment-4,677 (36.4%)
Kindergarten Enrollment53 (79.1%)7,199 (84.6%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)179 (91.3%)28,551 (89.2%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)110 (89.4%)31,463 (87.9%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)81 (77.1%)30,988 (82.7%)
Dover Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 DoverNorfolk County
Less than 9th Grade Education-13,045 (2.7%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)14 (0.9%)16,704 (3.4%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)157 (9.8%)97,264 (20.0%)