Charter School Of Wilmington

100 North Dupont Road

Wilmington, DE 19807

Tel: (302)651-2727
  • Charter School Of Wilmington serves 972 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 98% (which is higher than the Delaware state average of 43%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≥99% (which is higher than the Delaware state average of 55%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Charter School Of Wilmington placed in the top 1% of all schools in Delaware for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Delaware state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Delaware state average of 54%.
  • Charter School Of Wilmington operates within the Charter Of Wilmington School District.
  • Charter Of Wilmington School District's 99% graduation rate is higher than the Delaware state average of 85%.

Top Placements (Delaware)

Charter School Of Wilmington is Listed among the top public schools in Delaware for:

  • Category Attribute
  • Overall Rank Highest overall rank (Top 1%)
  • Math Proficiency Highest math proficiency (Top 1%)
  • Reading Language/Arts Proficiency Highest reading language/arts proficiency (Top 1%)
  • Graduation Rate Highest graduation rate (Top 5%)
  • Community Size Largest student body (number of students) (Top 20%)

School Overview

  • Charter School Of Wilmington's student population of 972 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 49 teachers has declined by 71% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2013)
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students972 students
Charter School Of Wilmington Total Students (1998-2016)
Gender %Charter School Of Wilmington Gender
Total Classroom Teachers49 teachers
Charter School Of Wilmington Total Teachers (1998-2016)
Students by GradeCharter School Of Wilmington Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Charter School Of Wilmington is ranked within the top 1% of all 200 schools in Delaware (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 6:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Charter School Of Wilmington is 0.54, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (DE)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
98%
43%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≥99%
55%
Student : Teacher Ratio20:115:1
Charter School Of Wilmington Student Teacher Ratio (1998-2016)
Asian
29%
4%
Charter School Of Wilmington Asian Students (1998-2016)
Hispanic
3%
16%
Charter School Of Wilmington Black Students (1998-2016)
Black
7%
31%
Charter School Of Wilmington Black Students (1998-2016)
White
61%
46%
Charter School Of Wilmington White Students (1998-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsCharter School Of Wilmington All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownDE All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.540.53
Charter School Of Wilmington Diversity Score (1998-2016)
Graduation Rate≥99%
85%
Eligible for Free Lunch
3%
38%
Charter School Of Wilmington Eligible for Free Lunch (1997-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
Charter School Of Wilmington Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2012)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Charter School Of Wilmington is Charter Of Wilmington School District, which is ranked within the top 5% of all 40 school districts in Delaware (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Charter Of Wilmington School District's student population of 972 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The district's graduation rate of 99% has increased from 97% over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $8,380 in this district is less than the state average of $8,489. The district revenue/student has declined by 17% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $8,939 is higher than the state average of $8,921. The district spending/student has declined by 11% over four school years.
    School District NameCharter Of Wilmington School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    1
    1
    Number of Students Managed972972
    Charter Of Wilmington School District Students Managed (1998-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    98%
    43%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≥99%
    55%
    District Graduation Rate≥99%
    85%
    District Total Revenue$8 MM$8 MM
    District Spending$9 MM$9 MM
    District Revenue / Student$8,380$8,489
    District Spending / Student$8,939$8,921
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, DE Dept. of Education

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