Delaware Military Academy

  • Delaware Military Academy serves 584 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 35-39% (which is lower than the Delaware state average of 44%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 70-74% (which is higher than the Delaware state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the Delaware state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Delaware state average of 55%.

School Overview

  • Delaware Military Academy's student population of 584 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2019)
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students584 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Delaware Military Academy's student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has increased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Delaware Military Academy is 0.29, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. 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#108 out of 200 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
44%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:115:1
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
8%
17%
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Black
6%
30%
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White
84%
45%
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Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score0.290.68
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Graduation Rate≥95%
87%
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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 NameDelaware Military Academy School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, DE Dept. of Education

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