Details overview

Hours 08:10 AM - 02:50 AM
School leader James Mark
District Capital School District
Transportation options Yes
Preschool capacity 0

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code None
Schedule Extended / longer school day
Year-round
Day or Boarding offered Day school

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Special Education

Classes

0
Visual Arts
0
Music
0
Languages
Music None
Performing & written arts None
Media arts None
Visual arts None
World languages taught None

Support

7
Facilities
including: Internet access
Facilities Sports Fields
Audiovisual aids
Internet access
Learning lab
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Playground
Swimming pool
Extra learning resources Differentiated learning programs
Mentoring
College preparation resources None
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Autism
Cognitive disability
Emotional behavioral disabilities
Deafness
Multiple disabilities
Orthopedic impairments
Other health impairment
Specific learning disabilities
Speech and language impairments
Visual impairment, including blindness
Developmental delay

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered Yes
Early childhood starting age 3 years old

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Extracurriculars

0
Girls Sports
0
Boys Sports
0
Clubs
Girls sports None
Boys sports None
Clubs None
Extended care / Extended programs None

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Join PTO / PTA
Organize fundraising events
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school

Awards

Academic award State of Delaware Education Goals
Year received 2014

Teachers

9
Staff
including: Nurse
Staff Assistant principal
Coach(es)
Music teacher
PE instructor
Nurse
School psychologist
Special education coordinator
Speech therapist(s)
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
World languages spoken by staff American Sign Language (ASL)
Spanish

Highly qualified teachers

Subject Percent of classes taught by highly qualified teachers State average
General Elementary 100% 98%
English Language Arts N/A 98%
English N/A 95%
Arts & Humanities N/A 98%
Math N/A 96%
Science N/A 96%
Social Studies N/A 95%
Foreign Language N/A 95%
Geography N/A 90%
History - Social Science Grade 8 Cumulative N/A 99%
Economics N/A 95%
Government N/A 99%

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  • A highly qualified teacher for a specific academic area is one who has full state certification for teaching the subject, has a minimum of a Bachelor’s degree, and has demonstrated subject matter competence.
Source: See notes

School leadership

  This school State average
Current principal's tenure (in years) 1 N/A
Number of principals in the last 5 years 2 2
Source: See notes

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students
Transportation provided for special education students
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Newcomers Club of Dover
Partner website Newcomersclubofdover.bravehost.com
Partner Special Olympics of Delaware
Partner website Http://www.sode.org
Partner Easter Seals of Delaware
Partner website Http://www.easterseals.com/de
Partner American Legion
Partner website Http://www.legion.org
Partner Delaware State Police
Partner website Http://www.dsp.delaware.gov

Enrollment

Ways to enroll/attend this school Live in the attendance zone

Choice enrollment

  This school
Students attending this school through their feeder pattern assignment 84%
Students "choicing" into this school who live in the district 0%
Students "choicing" into this school who live outside the district (includes vocational and charter schools) 17%

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  • Non-Choice: Students at this school who are part of the normal feeder pattern.
  • Intra-District Choice: Students at this school who are outside the normal feeder pattern, but still within their resident district.
  • Inter-District Choice: Students at this school from outside their resident district. All vocational and charter school enrollment is considered Inter-District Choice.
Source: See notes

Sources

Highly qualified teachers DE Dept. of Education, 2012-2013
School leadership DE Dept. of Education, 2014-2015
Choice enrollment DE Dept. of Education, 2014-2015
  DE Dept. of Education, 2013-2014