From the Principal

 
Dover Elementary School's
Mission Statement
 
Excellence in education, through
Appreciation and acceptance of others
Global efforts of the entire community, producing
Lifelong learners and future leaders,
Encouraging respect and responsibility and
Success and safety for all.
 

 
109 East Canal Street  |   Dover, PA 17315
Direct Phone Line:  717.292.8068
or
717.292.3671 Extension 30111
Fax:  717.292.4645

Mr. Steven Walker, Principal

Dover Elementary Announcements

Dover Elementary After School Bowling Program Spring 2015

Lincolnway Bowling, in conjunction with Dover Elementary School, offers an excellent after school bowling program. For more information and to signup, please click here.



Dover Elementary Happenings

Tuesday, February 3
Dover Eagle Foundation Meeting
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
The meeting will be held at the Dover Area School District Administration building located at 101 Edgeway Rd., Dover, PA 17315.
Tuesday, March 3
Dover Eagle Foundation Meeting
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
The meeting will be held at the Dover Area School District Administration building located at 101 Edgeway Rd., Dover, PA 17315.

District Announcements

Two Hour Delay (01/26)

All schools in the Dover Area School District will be operating on a two hour delay, Monday, January 26.


Important Information for All Volunteers in
the Dover Area School District

The PA Legislature has amended the Child Protective Services Law numerous times over the past year.  The most recent changes came to us through Act 153 of 2014, which focuses on criminal background checks and impacts everyone employed, substituting or volunteering in a school district, effective immediately. Click here to read more.


Washington Township Update

On Wednesday, January 14, 2015, the State Board of Education approved a resolution establishing a Special Committee to hear the petitions filed with the Department of Education on or before December 29, 2014. We will look forward to further communication from the Special Committee.


Snow Make Up Days (02/13/15 and 03/13/15)

The Dover Area School District will be in session the following days due to closures related to weather:

  • Friday, February 13, 2015
  • Friday, March 13, 2015


Act 153 of 2014 Mandated Renewal of 
Criminal Background Checks and Clearances

The PA Legislature has amended the Child Protective Services Law numerous times over the past year.  The most recent changes came to us through Act 153 of 2014 which focuses on criminal background checks and impacts everyone employed, substituting or volunteering in a school district, effective immediately.  Please review each of the links below for the appropriate information.

The Dover Area School District has established the internal deadline date of August 1, 2015 for employees to complete the submission of their clearances to the Human Resources Department. Please note; it is the obligation of each individual to accept the financial responsibility to obtain and submit all three (3) clearances to the district as required.  When you obtain your new clearances, please submit them to the attention of Mrs. Heather Thomas – Payroll Coordinator/HR Secretary at the Administration Building.  Please understand, this is a state mandate and as such requirements are placed on the district if documents are not provided by the deadline.



Talon Times: Winter 2015 Edition Released

The Talon Times 2015 Winter Edition has been released. Click here to read more.

Parents
Click here to pay lunches on-line.

Visitors

Title IX - & Interscholastic Athletic Opportunities Disclosure Form
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DASD's Nondiscrimination Policy

The Dover Area School District does not discriminate in its educational and vocational programs and activities, or in its recruitment and employment practices, on the basis of race, color, age, creed, religion, gender, sexual orientation, ancestry, national origin, marital status, pregnancy, or disability in accordance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Title IX of the Education Act Amendments of 1972, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1964, and the Age Discrimination Act of 1975. The Dover Area School District provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups. Any inquiries regarding the Dover Area School District’s non-discrimination policies should be directed to the District Superintendent at 101 Edgeway Road, Dover, PA 17315 or (717) 292-3671.