Bayard Middle School

  • Bayard Middle School serves 298 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 4% (which is lower than the Delaware state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 9% (which is lower than the Delaware state average of 54%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Bayard Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Delaware for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Delaware state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Delaware state average of 56% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Bayard Middle School's student population of 298 students has declined by 36% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has declined by 38% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students298 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Bayard Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 205 schools in Delaware (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Bayard Middle School is 0.52, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (DE)
Overall Testing Rank#205 out of 205 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
4%
43%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
9%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
33%
18%
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Black
61%
30%
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White
4%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score0.520.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameChristina School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, DE Dept. of Education

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