Allen Frear Elementary School

  • Allen Frear Elementary School serves 708 students in grades 1-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 72% (which is higher than the Delaware state average of 44%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 75% (which is higher than the Delaware state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Delaware state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Delaware state average of 55%.

School Overview

  • Allen Frear Elementary School's student population of 708 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 44 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2013)
Grades OfferedGrades 1-5
Total Students708 students
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Total Classroom Teachers44 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Allen Frear Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Allen Frear Elementary School is 0.61, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.54. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (DE)
Overall School Rank#28 out of 200 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
44%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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Asian
6%
4%
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Hispanic
5%
17%
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Black
25%
30%
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White
57%
45%
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Two or more races
7%
3%
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Diversity Score0.610.54
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCaesar Rodney School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, DE Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school, and elementary school to Allen Frear Elementary School is John S. Charlton School (0.1 miles away)
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