Frederick Douglass Elementary School

2/10
GreatSchools Rating
Reviews
1
Grades
PK-5
Students
411
Type
Public
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Academics
2/10
Test scores
Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.
English
42%
State avg 51%
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Math
35%
State avg 38%
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Social Studies
43%
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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White
Hispanic
Two or more races
Asian
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander
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Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
15 :1
State avg: 14 :1
Students per counselor
445 :1
State avg: 434 :1
Percent of teachers with less than 3 years of experience
37%
State avg: 11%
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Neighborhood
1 Swain Road
Seaford, DE 19973
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Last modified: May 17, 2017
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