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East Dover Elementary School

Public | PK-4 | 359 students

 

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Posted April 9, 2009

I was really nervous sending my child to all day kindergarden. He just turned five right before school started. He has done an amazing job with the help of the wonderfull teachers at East Dove Elem. I am so proud of him. Please keep up the great work all you amazing teachers!
—Submitted by a parent


Posted May 5, 2006

We are students at East Dover Elementary. It is really fun. Our school website is really cool! If you come to East Dover, everybody is lovely and nice.
—Submitted by a student


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About these ratings

The Community Rating is the school’s average rating from its community members (e.g., parents, students, and school staff). The highest possible rating is five stars; the lowest is one star.

The test results by subgroup show how the designated group of students is performing in comparison to the general population.
English Language Arts

The state average for English Language Arts was 71% in 2013.

67 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
60%

2012

 
 
80%

2011

 
 
46%
Math

The state average for Math was 73% in 2013.

69 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
65%

2012

 
 
71%

2011

 
 
51%
Scale: % meeting or exceeding standards

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Delaware used the Delaware Comprehensive Assessment System (DCAS) to test students in English language arts and math in grades 3 through 10, in social studies in grades 4 and 7, and in science in grades 5, 8 and 10. The DCAS is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Delaware. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

There are not enough high schools in Delaware for GreatSchools to generate fair Ratings for high schools at this time.

Source: Delaware Department of Education

English Language Arts

The state average for English Language Arts was 74% in 2013.

73 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
62%

2012

 
 
67%

2011

 
 
37%
Math

The state average for Math was 74% in 2013.

76 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
66%

2012

 
 
67%

2011

 
 
57%
Social Studies

The state average for Social Studies was 69% in 2013.

70 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
47%

2012

 
 
38%

2011

 
 
52%
Scale: % meeting or exceeding standards

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Delaware used the Delaware Comprehensive Assessment System (DCAS) to test students in English language arts and math in grades 3 through 10, in social studies in grades 4 and 7, and in science in grades 5, 8 and 10. The DCAS is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Delaware. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

There are not enough high schools in Delaware for GreatSchools to generate fair Ratings for high schools at this time.

Source: Delaware Department of Education

English Language Arts

All Students60%
Female69%
Male50%
African American43%
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
White84%
Other racen/a
Low socioeconomic status51%
Not economically disadvantagedn/a
Title I60%
Special edn/a
Regular ed69%
English language learners (ELL)n/a
Proficient in English59%

Math

All Students65%
Female76%
Male54%
African American53%
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
White79%
Other racen/a
Low socioeconomic status57%
Not economically disadvantagedn/a
Title I65%
Special edn/a
Regular ed75%
English language learners (ELL)n/a
Proficient in English65%
Scale: % meeting or exceeding standards

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Delaware used the Delaware Comprehensive Assessment System (DCAS) to test students in English language arts and math in grades 3 through 10, in social studies in grades 4 and 7, and in science in grades 5, 8 and 10. The DCAS is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Delaware. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

There are not enough high schools in Delaware for GreatSchools to generate fair Ratings for high schools at this time.

The different student groups are identified by the Delaware Department of Education. If there are fewer than 15 students in a particular group, the state doesn't report data for that group.

Source: Delaware Department of Education

English Language Arts

All Students62%
Female62%
Male62%
African American71%
Asiann/a
Hispanic53%
Multiracialn/a
White48%
Other racen/a
Low socioeconomic status60%
Not economically disadvantagedn/a
Title I62%
Special ed37%
Regular ed70%
English language learners (ELL)n/a
Proficient in English61%

Math

All Students66%
Female54%
Male80%
African American72%
Asiann/a
Hispanic56%
Multiracialn/a
White62%
Other racen/a
Low socioeconomic status63%
Not economically disadvantagedn/a
Title I67%
Special ed63%
Regular ed67%
English language learners (ELL)n/a
Proficient in English66%

Social Studies

All Students47%
Female38%
Male58%
African American55%
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
White50%
Other racen/a
Low socioeconomic status44%
Not economically disadvantagedn/a
Title I47%
Special ed28%
Regular ed54%
English language learners (ELL)n/a
Proficient in English48%
Scale: % meeting or exceeding standards

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Delaware used the Delaware Comprehensive Assessment System (DCAS) to test students in English language arts and math in grades 3 through 10, in social studies in grades 4 and 7, and in science in grades 5, 8 and 10. The DCAS is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Delaware. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

There are not enough high schools in Delaware for GreatSchools to generate fair Ratings for high schools at this time.

The different student groups are identified by the Delaware Department of Education. If there are fewer than 15 students in a particular group, the state doesn't report data for that group.

Source: Delaware Department of Education

Breaking down the GreatSchools Rating

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Student ethnicity

Ethnicity This school State average
Black 52% 32%
White 29% 50%
Hispanic 16% 12%
Asian 3% 3%
Two or more races 1% 1%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: NCES, 2010-2011

Student subgroups

  This school District averageState average
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 74%N/A48%
Source: NCES, 2010-2011

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852 South Little Creek Rd
Dover, DE 19901
Phone: (302) 672-1655

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