Top 3 Best Bear Public Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 3 public schools serving 2,197 students in Bear, DE (there are 10 private schools, serving 2,543 private students). 46% of all K-12 students in Bear, DE are educated in public schools (compared to the DE state average of 86%).
The top ranked public schools in Bear, DE are Loss (Olive B.) Elementary School, Wilbur (Kathleen H.) Elementary School and Oberle (William) Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Bear, DE public schools have an average math proficiency score of 38% (versus the Delaware public school average of 29%), and reading proficiency score of 45% (versus the 42% statewide average). Schools in Bear have an average ranking of 7/10, which is in the top 50% of Delaware public schools.
Minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Delaware public school average of 58% (majority Black).

Best Public Schools in Bear, DE (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Loss (Olive B.) Elementary School
(Math: 66% | Reading: 68%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
200 Brennan Boulevard
Bear, DE 19701
(302) 832-1343
Grades: 1-5
| 548 students
Rank: #22.
Wilbur (Kathleen H.) Elementary School
(Math: 29% | Reading: 41%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
4050 Wrangle Hill Road
Bear, DE 19701
(302) 832-6330
Grades: K-5
| 1,092 students
Rank: #33.
Oberle (William) Elementary School
(Math: 23% | Reading: 24%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
500 South Caledonia Way
Bear, DE 19701
(302) 834-5910
Grades: K-5
| 557 students

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked public schools in Bear, DE?
How many public schools are located in Bear, DE?
3 public schools are located in Bear, DE.
What percentage of students in Bear, DE go to public school?
46% of all K-12 students in Bear, DE are educated in public schools (compared to the DE state average of 86%).
What is the racial composition of students in Bear, DE?
Bear, DE public schools minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Delaware public schools average of 58% (majority Black).

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