Clayton (john M.) Elementary School

252 Clayton Ave
Frankford, DE 19945
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Clayton (john M.) Elementary School serves 595 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55% (which is higher than the Delaware state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55% (which is higher than the Delaware state average of 54%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Clayton (john M.) Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Delaware for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 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 65% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Delaware state average of 56% (majority Black and Hispanic).

School Overview

Clayton (john M.) Elementary School's student population of 595 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 43 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2014)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students595 students
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Total Classroom Teachers43 teachers
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School Comparison

Clayton (john M.) Elementary School is ranked within the top 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 Clayton (john M.) Elementary School is 0.67, 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
#65 out of 205 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
43%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Clayton (john M.) Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Delaware by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
41%
18%
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Black
22%
30%
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White
35%
44%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.670.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
56%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
6%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Clayton (john M.) Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Delaware by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameIndian River School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, DE Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Clayton (john M.) Elementary School is Indian River High School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Selbyville Middle School (4.0 miles away)
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