West Park Place Elementary School

9/10
GreatSchools Rating
Reviews
10
Grades
K-5
Students
371
Type
Public
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Academics
9/10
Test scores
Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.
Math
61%
State avg 38%
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English
64%
State avg 51%
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Social Studies
70%
State avg 59%
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9/10
Student progress

Good news!

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

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

High progress with low test scores means... that students are starting at a low point but the school is doing a great job at supporting their academic growth compared to most other schools.

High progress with high test scores means... students have strong academic skills and the school is a doing an excellent job at supporting academic growth compared to most other schools.

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Ask the school how it interprets this rating and what you can do to support the school's success.

Equity
Environment
Students
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White
Black
Asian
Hispanic
Two or more races
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
12 :1
State avg: 14 :1
Percent of teachers with less than 3 years of experience
6%
State avg: 11%
% of full time teachers who are certified
100%
State avg: 99%
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10 Reviews
4 out of 5 stars
5 4
4 0
3 0
2 1
1 1
Neighborhood
193 West Park Place
Newark, DE 19711
Hernandez, Ledonnis A. - School leader
(302) 454-3488
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Last modified: May 17, 2017
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