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Programs

Classes

0
Visual Arts
3
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
11
AP Classes
including: Human Geography
2
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Band
Choir / Chorus
Rock band
Performing & written arts Dance
Drama
Media arts Computer animation
Video and film production
Visual arts None
World languages taught Chinese - Mandarin
Spanish
Academic themes / Areas of focus (misc.) Biotech/Allied Health Choice Magnet
Instructional / curriculum models used Accelerated credit learning
Advanced placement (AP) courses
College preparatory
Gifted / High performing
Honors track
Project-based
Standards-based
STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics)
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered No
Special schedule Block scheduling
AP classes offered Statistics
World History
Human Geography
Psychology
U.S. History
Environmental Science
Physics B
Calculus BC
English Literature and Composition
Calculus AB
Spanish Language

Support

14
Facilities
including: Library
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Career/college counseling
Counseling
Mentoring
Remediation
Level of ESL/ELL programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular ESL/ELL needs
Level of special education programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular special education needs
College preparation resources College prep programs/courses during the year
College presentations or information sessions
Community college courses
SAT/ACT prep classes
School-sponsored trips to college campuses
Visiting teachers or lecturers from colleges
Vocational or skills-based training (misc.) NursiBiotech & Allied Health
Facilities Sports Fields
Audiovisual aids
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Computer lab
College / career center
Gym
Internet access
Kitchen
Learning lab
Library
Music room
Performance stage
Science lab

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 65% 48%
Hispanic 19% 15%
Black 11% 31%
Asian 4% 4%
Two or more races n/a 3%
Native American n/a 0%
Hawaiian 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

11
Girls Sports
including: Volleyball
14
Boys Sports
including: Ice hockey
13
Clubs
including: Art club
Clubs (misc.) Odyssey of the Mind
  Science Olympiad
Girls sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross country
Diving
Field hockey
Soccer
Softball
Swimming
Tennis
Track
Volleyball
Boys sports Baseball
Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross country
Diving
Football
Golf
Ice hockey
Lacrosse
Soccer
Swimming
Tennis
Track
Wrestling
Clubs (misc.) HOSA
Clubs Art club
Chess club
Drama club
Flag girls
Foreign language and culture club
Marching band
Math club
Model UN
National Honor Society (NHS)
Science club
Student council / government
Student newspaper
Yearbook
Extended care / Extended programs None

Culture

Parent involvement (misc.) Serve on Band & Athletic Boosters
Dress code Dress code
Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Join PTO / PTA
Organize cultural events
Organize fundraising events
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer time after school
Bullying / cyber bullying policy Yes
Students typically come from these schools Majority are Red Clay District Students
  Various New Castle County Schools

Awards

Academic award 2nd in State GR 10 DCAS Math
Year received 2014
Academic award 3rd in State GR 10 DCAS Reading
Year received 2014
Academic award 3rd in State GR 10 DCAS Science
Year received 2014

Teachers

15
Staff
including: Educational diagnostician
Staff Assistant principal
College counselor
Computer specialist
Educational diagnostician
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Librarian / media specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Nurse
Robotics / Technology specialist
School psychologist
School social worker / counselor
Special education coordinator
Speech and language therapist
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
World languages spoken by staff Mandarin
Spanish

Class size

Average number of students - English Language Arts
27
This school
19
State average
Average number of students - Math
25
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 N/A 96%
English 98% 95%
Arts & Humanities 100% 99%
Math 100% 95%
Science 95% 96%
Social Studies 100% 95%
World Languages 100% 92%
Geography N/A 96%
History - Social Science Grade 8 Cumulative 100% 99%
Economics 100% 93%
Government 100% 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) 6 N/A
Number of principals in the last 5 years 1 2
Source: See notes

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students
Accessible via public transportation
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Delaware Technical Community College
Partner website Https://www.dtcc.edu/
Partner University of Delaware
Partner website Www.udel.edu/

Enrollment

Learn more Http://www.edline.net/pages/RCConrad/Admissions_Process
Application or enrollment process Yes
Type of application deadline One deadline
Application deadline 01/07/2015
# of applications received 1350
For the year 2013-2014
# of students accepted 380
For the year 2013-2014

Choice enrollment

  This school
Students attending this school through their feeder pattern assignment 0%
Students "choicing" into this school who live in the district 80%
Students "choicing" into this school who live outside the district (includes vocational and charter schools) 20%

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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