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Hours 7:30 AM - 2:30 PM
School leader Prillaman, Derek
District Caesar Rodney School District
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Classes

5
Visual Arts
including: Ceramics
5
Music
including: Band
2
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Band
Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Jazz band
Vocal lessons / coaching
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Media arts Graphics
Technical design and production
Visual arts Architecture
Ceramics
Design
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
World languages taught Chinese - Mandarin
Spanish
Academic themes / Areas of focus Arts (all)
Business
Engineering
Environmental
Foreign languages
Humanities
Mathematics
Multiculturalism / Global
Music
Performing arts
Science
Special Education
Social justice
Technology
Visual arts
Writing
Instructional / curriculum models used Core Knowledge
Direct instruction
Gifted / High performing
Hybrid / Blended learning
Honors track
Individually guided instruction
Multi-aged classrooms
Outdoor / Farm-based
Project-based
Standards-based
STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics)
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered No
Early childhood program offered No

Support

13
Facilities
including: Sports Fields
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Career/college counseling
Counseling
Differentiated learning programs
Mentoring
Remediation
Tutoring
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
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Audiovisual aids
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Gym
Internet access
Kitchen
Learning lab
Library
Music room
Outdoor learning lab
Science lab

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 57% 48%
Black 29% 31%
Hispanic 6% 15%
Asian 5% 4%
Two or more races 3% 3%
Native American n/a 0%
Hawaiian n/a 0%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

8
Girls Sports
including: Volleyball
9
Boys Sports
including: Cheerleading
Girls sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross country
Field hockey
Soccer
Softball
Track
Volleyball
Boys sports Baseball
Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross country
Football
Lacrosse
Soccer
Track
Wrestling
Extended care / Extended programs After
After school end time 6:00 PM

Culture

Dress code Dress code
Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Join PTO / PTA
Organize fundraising events
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school
Bullying / cyber bullying policy Yes
Students typically come from these schools Star Hill Elementary
  Allen Frear Elementary
Students typically continue on to these schools Caesar Rodney High School

Awards

Community service award Excellence in Parent Involvement
Year received 2014
Academic award Met AYP
Year received 2014
Academic award Met AYP
Year received 2013
Academic award Met AYP
Year received 2012

Teachers

23
Staff
including: Nurse
Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
Behavioral health specialist
Computer specialist
Cooking / nutrition teacher
Educational diagnostician
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Gifted Specialist
Instructional aide / coach
Librarian / media specialist
Math specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Nurse
Poetry / Creative writing teacher
Reading specialist
Robotics / Technology specialist
School psychologist
School social worker / counselor
Special education coordinator
Speech and language therapist
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor
World languages spoken by staff American Sign Language (ASL)
Spanish

Class size

Average number of students - English Language Arts
25
This school
19
State average
Average number of students - Math
24
This school
20
State average
Source: See notes

Highly qualified teachers

Subject Percent of classes taught by highly qualified teachers State average
General Elementary N/A 98%
English Language Arts 100% 96%
English N/A 95%
Arts & Humanities 100% 99%
Math 100% 95%
Science 100% 96%
Social Studies 100% 95%
World Languages 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) 1 N/A
Number of principals in the last 5 years 3 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 Fifer Orchards
  Chick fil a

Enrollment

Learn more Http://www.crk12.org/Domain/11
Application or enrollment process Yes
Type of application deadline Rolling
Application deadline 01/15/2015
# of applications received 50
For the year 2014-2015
# of students accepted 835
For the year 2014-2015

Choice enrollment

  This school
Students attending this school through their feeder pattern assignment 89%
Students "choicing" into this school who live in the district 4%
Students "choicing" into this school who live outside the district (includes vocational and charter schools) 6%

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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

Student diversity DE Dept. of Education, 2013-2014
Class size 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