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Hours 8:00 AM - 2:45 PM
School leader Dewey, John T.
District Christina School District
Transportation options Yes



Visual Arts
including: Painting
including: Instrumental and theory music lessons
Music Instrumental and theory music lessons
Performing & written arts None
Media arts None
Visual arts Drawing / Sketching
World languages taught None
Academic themes / Areas of focus Special Education
Instructional / curriculum models used Individually guided instruction
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered No
Early childhood program offered Yes
Early childhood starting age Infant


including: Kitchen
Extra learning resources Differentiated learning programs
Level of ESL/ELL programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students
Level of special education programming Intensive - school offers a full program for many needs and/or offers at least one very comprehensive program for very challenging needs
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Autism
College preparation resources College prep programs/courses during the year
College presentations or information sessions
SAT/ACT prep classes
School-sponsored trips to college campuses
Visiting teachers or lecturers from colleges
Vocational or skills-based training Agriculture
Auto mechanics
Business management
Computer programming
Industrial / Graphic Design
Facilities Audiovisual aids
Computer lab
Internet access
Learning lab
Music room
Parent center

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Student diversity

  This school State average
White 44% 48%
Black 34% 31%
Hispanic 11% 15%
Asian 8% 4%
Two or more races n/a 3%
Native American n/a 0%
Hawaiian n/a 0%
Source: See notes


Girls Sports
Boys Sports
including: Community service
Girls sports None
Boys sports None
Clubs Community service
Extended care / Extended programs Before


Dress code None
Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Join PTO / PTA
Organize cultural events
Organize fundraising events
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school
Bullying / cyber bullying policy Yes


including: Reading specialist
Staff Assistant principal
Behavioral health specialist
Educational diagnostician
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Instructional aide / coach
PE instructor
Reading specialist
School psychologist
School social worker / counselor
Special education coordinator
Speech and language therapist
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
World languages spoken by staff American Sign Language (ASL)

Highly qualified teachers

Subject Percent of classes taught by highly qualified teachers State average
General Elementary 100% 98%
English Language Arts N/A 96%
English N/A 95%
Arts & Humanities N/A 99%
Math N/A 95%
Science N/A 96%
Social Studies N/A 95%
Foreign Language N/A 92%
Geography N/A 96%
History - Social Science Grade 8 Cumulative N/A 99%
Economics N/A 93%
Government N/A 98%

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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) 3 N/A
Number of principals in the last 5 years 2 2
Source: See notes


Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Delaware Department of Education
Partner website Http://


Learn more Http://
Application or enrollment process Yes
Type of application deadline Rolling

Choice enrollment

  This school
Students attending this school through their feeder pattern assignment 47%
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) 53%

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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


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