Ratings

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GreatSchools Rating

The GreatSchools rating is a simple tool for parents to compare schools based on test scores, student academic growth, and college readiness. It compares schools across the state, where the highest rated schools in the state are designated as “Above Average” and the lowest “Below Average.” It is designed to be a starting point to help parents make baseline comparisons. We always advise parents to visit the school and consider other information on school performance and programs, as well as consider their child's and family's needs as part of the school selection process.

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Rating Breakdown
Test score rating9
The test score rating examines how students at this school performed on standardized tests compared with other schools in the state. This rating is based on 2013-14 DCAS results from the Delaware Department of Education.
Student growth rating5
The student growth rating measures whether students at this school are making academic progress over time. Specifically, the rating looks at how much progress individual students have made on reading and math assessments during the past year or more. This rating is based 2013-14 growth target results from the Delaware Department of Education.
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Cross-state ratings

   
SchoolGrades.org rating A
Learn more about this school's SchoolGrades.org rating http://schoolgrades.org/schools/13320

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  • SchoolGrades.org uses a rigorous, common standard to compare schools across the United States. It adjusts for differences in academic standards across the states and accounts for each school’s unique economic profile. School letter grades are based on how well students perform based on an international standard of excellence.
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Test scores

The bar charts below tell what percentage of students are performing at or above grade-level.

Delaware Comprehensive Assessment System (DCAS)


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About the test

In 2014-2015 Delaware used the Delaware Comprehensive Assessment System (DCAS) to test students in social studies in grades 4 and , and in science in grades 5, 8 and 10. The DCAS is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Delaware. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

Source: Delaware Department of Education

Smarter Balanced Assessment


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About the test

The Smarter assessments are designed to measure the progress of Delaware students in ELA/Literacy and Mathematics standards in grades 3-8, and 11. The administration of the Smarter assessments in grades 3-8, and 11 occurred during spring 2015.

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Student growth

These percentages measure students' academic progress over time, specifically how many students are meeting beginning- to end-of-year academic targets.

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  • A growth target is established for each student based on the scores from the Fall DCAS assessment. Results from the Spring DCAS assessment are compared to the Fall's target to determine if the target is met.
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Sources

Cross-state ratings SchoolGrades.org, 2014-2015
Student growth DE Dept. of Education, 2013-2014