"All students receive a standards-based, developmentally appropriate curriculum."

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School leader:  Thomas, Jenine
1340 Little Baltimore Road
Hockessin, DE 19707

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(302) 234-7200
(302) 234-7212
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"All students receive a standards-based, developmentally appropriate curriculum."


  • Before / After care
    Before, After
  • Dress policy
    Dress code
  • Transportation
    Buses / vans provided for students


  • Academic focus
    General - school does not emphasize one particular subject
  • Arts
    None, Band, Choir / Chorus...
  • World languages
    Chinese - Mandarin
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Amount of homework: Too much
Submitted by a community member · January 05, 2016
It really depends on your teacher some give very little and some give much more.

Develops empathy: Strongly agree
Submitted by a community member · January 05, 2016
SMILE is the theme of the school encourages caring, giving and thinking of more than just yourself.

Submitted by a community member · January 05, 2016
Excellent school even if you have a child with a 504 or IEP the teachers and staff are supportive, helpful and caring. I have 3 children at this school and they love it! As a parent the rules for volunteer and visiting can feel a bit cold but... more

Submitted by a parent · June 21, 2014
North Star continues to shine as a school community filled with both heart and talent. Teachers advocate for each child's success, they believe in each child's potential, and they value each student for their unique strengths and personalities. ... more

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NSE exists to nurture children's love of learning and celebrate the development of the whole child. In our family of learners, students, teachers, administrators, and parents work together to achieve success in a safe, challenging, and encouraging environment.

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North Star Elementary School
1340 Little Baltimore Road, Hockessin, DE  19707
Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 12 reviews. (302) 234-7200
Last modified North Star Elementary School is a Public school that serves grades K-5. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 9 out of 10 based on academic quality.