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Marbrook Elementary School

Public | K-5 | 586 students

 

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Posted July 31, 2013

Marbrook is a wonderful elementary school. The teachers are exceptional and the administrators could not be better. Marbrook students are caring and there is a high degree of parent involvement. Students at this school work hard and have fun while learning.
—Submitted by a teacher


Community ratings and reviews do not represent the views of GreatSchools nor does GreatSchools check their accuracy or verify the reviewers' identities. Use your discretion when evaluating these reviews.

About these ratings

The Community Rating is the school’s average rating from its community members (e.g., parents, students, and school staff). The highest possible rating is five stars; the lowest is one star.

The test results by subgroup show how the designated group of students is performing in comparison to the general population.
English Language Arts

The state average for English Language Arts was 71% in 2013.

87 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
46%

2012

 
 
54%

2011

 
 
31%
Math

The state average for Math was 73% in 2013.

88 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
40%

2012

 
 
60%

2011

 
 
40%
Scale: % meeting or exceeding standards

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Delaware used the Delaware Comprehensive Assessment System (DCAS) to test students in English language arts and math in grades 3 through 10, in social studies in grades 4 and 7, 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.

There are not enough high schools in Delaware for GreatSchools to generate fair Ratings for high schools at this time.

Source: Delaware Department of Education

English Language Arts

The state average for English Language Arts was 74% in 2013.

97 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
54%

2012

 
 
48%

2011

 
 
27%
Math

The state average for Math was 74% in 2013.

99 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
46%

2012

 
 
43%

2011

 
 
29%
Social Studies

The state average for Social Studies was 69% in 2013.

99 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
47%

2012

 
 
49%

2011

 
 
32%
Scale: % meeting or exceeding standards

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Delaware used the Delaware Comprehensive Assessment System (DCAS) to test students in English language arts and math in grades 3 through 10, in social studies in grades 4 and 7, 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.

There are not enough high schools in Delaware for GreatSchools to generate fair Ratings for high schools at this time.

Source: Delaware Department of Education

English Language Arts

The state average for English Language Arts was 77% in 2013.

72 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
64%

2012

 
 
54%

2011

 
 
34%
Math

The state average for Math was 71% in 2013.

74 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
57%

2012

 
 
39%

2011

 
 
39%
Science

The state average for Science was 50% in 2013.

73 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
19%

2012

 
 
21%

2011

 
 
27%
Scale: % meeting or exceeding standards

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Delaware used the Delaware Comprehensive Assessment System (DCAS) to test students in English language arts and math in grades 3 through 10, in social studies in grades 4 and 7, 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.

There are not enough high schools in Delaware for GreatSchools to generate fair Ratings for high schools at this time.

Source: Delaware Department of Education

English Language Arts

All Students46%
Female59%
Male35%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic38%
Multiracialn/a
White59%
Other racen/a
Low socioeconomic status44%
Not economically disadvantagedn/a
Title I46%
Special edn/a
Regular ed49%
English language learners (ELL)20%
Proficient in English74%

Math

All Students40%
Female41%
Male39%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic38%
Multiracialn/a
White47%
Other racen/a
Low socioeconomic status41%
Not economically disadvantagedn/a
Title I40%
Special edn/a
Regular ed46%
English language learners (ELL)22%
Proficient in English60%
Scale: % meeting or exceeding standards

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Delaware used the Delaware Comprehensive Assessment System (DCAS) to test students in English language arts and math in grades 3 through 10, in social studies in grades 4 and 7, 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.

There are not enough high schools in Delaware for GreatSchools to generate fair Ratings for high schools at this time.

The different student groups are identified by the Delaware Department of Education. If there are fewer than 15 students in a particular group, the state doesn't report data for that group.

Source: Delaware Department of Education

English Language Arts

All Students54%
Female60%
Male48%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic49%
Multiracialn/a
White71%
Other racen/a
Low socioeconomic status51%
Not economically disadvantagedn/a
Title I54%
Special edn/a
Regular ed57%
English language learners (ELL)27%
Proficient in English66%

Math

All Students46%
Female46%
Male47%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic34%
Multiracialn/a
White83%
Other racen/a
Low socioeconomic status41%
Not economically disadvantagedn/a
Title I46%
Special edn/a
Regular ed50%
English language learners (ELL)13%
Proficient in English63%

Social Studies

All Students47%
Female46%
Male49%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic38%
Multiracialn/a
White71%
Other racen/a
Low socioeconomic status45%
Not economically disadvantagedn/a
Title I47%
Special edn/a
Regular ed50%
English language learners (ELL)13%
Proficient in English64%
Scale: % meeting or exceeding standards

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Delaware used the Delaware Comprehensive Assessment System (DCAS) to test students in English language arts and math in grades 3 through 10, in social studies in grades 4 and 7, 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.

There are not enough high schools in Delaware for GreatSchools to generate fair Ratings for high schools at this time.

The different student groups are identified by the Delaware Department of Education. If there are fewer than 15 students in a particular group, the state doesn't report data for that group.

Source: Delaware Department of Education

English Language Arts

All Students64%
Female63%
Male65%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic57%
Multiracialn/a
White87%
Other racen/a
Low socioeconomic status58%
Not economically disadvantaged87%
Title I64%
Special edn/a
Regular ed71%
English language learners (ELL)47%
Proficient in English69%

Math

All Students57%
Female59%
Male54%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic49%
Multiracialn/a
White73%
Other racen/a
Low socioeconomic status51%
Not economically disadvantaged80%
Title I57%
Special edn/a
Regular ed63%
English language learners (ELL)22%
Proficient in English68%

Science

All Students19%
Female23%
Male15%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic13%
Multiracialn/a
White40%
Other racen/a
Low socioeconomic status17%
Not economically disadvantaged27%
Title I19%
Special edn/a
Regular ed22%
English language learners (ELL)<=5%
Proficient in English25%
Scale: % meeting or exceeding standards

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Delaware used the Delaware Comprehensive Assessment System (DCAS) to test students in English language arts and math in grades 3 through 10, in social studies in grades 4 and 7, 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.

There are not enough high schools in Delaware for GreatSchools to generate fair Ratings for high schools at this time.

The different student groups are identified by the Delaware Department of Education. If there are fewer than 15 students in a particular group, the state doesn't report data for that group.

Source: Delaware Department of Education

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Student ethnicity

Ethnicity This school State average
Hispanic 69% 12%
White 20% 50%
Black 9% 32%
Asian 1% 3%
Two or more races 1% 1%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: NCES, 2010-2011

Student subgroups

  This school District averageState average
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 83%N/A48%
Source: NCES, 2010-2011

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2101 Centerville Rd
Wilmington, DE 19808
Phone: (302) 992-5555

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