Brookside Elementary School

3/10
GreatSchools Rating
Reviews
3
Grades
K-5
Students
318
Type
Public
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Academics
4/10
Test scores
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English
43%
State avg 51%
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Math
42%
State avg 38%
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Social Studies
48%
State avg 59%
2/10
Student progress

Very concerning:

Students at this school are making far less academic progress given where they were last year, compared to other students in the state.

Depending on the school's test scores, student progress (also known as student growth) means different things.

Very low progress with low test scores means... that students are starting at a low point and falling even farther behind their peers.

Very low progress with high test scores means... students have strong academic skills but that the school is not contributing to student learning as much as other schools in the state.

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Ask the school how it interprets this rating and how it might use this information to improve its programs.

Equity
Environment
Students
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Hispanic
White
Black
Two or more races
Asian
American Indian/Alaska Native
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
13 :1
State avg: 14 :1
Percent of teachers with less than 3 years of experience
4%
State avg: 11%
% of full time teachers who are certified
100%
State avg: 99%
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Neighborhood
800 Marrows Road
Newark, DE 19713
Stephens, Eric W. - School leader
(302) 454-3480
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Last modified: May 17, 2017
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