Top 10 Best Delaware Blue Ribbon Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 39 blue ribbon public schools serving 24,171 students in Delaware.
Blue ribbon schools have been recognized by the Department of Education for achieving superior standards of academic excellence. Read more about this national school awards program and how blue ribbon schools work.
The top ranked blue ribbon public schools in Delaware are Charter School Of Wilmington, Newark Charter School and North Star Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Delaware blue ribbon public schools have an average math proficiency score of 63% (versus the Delaware public school average of 42%), and reading proficiency score of 69% (versus the 52% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the Delaware public school average of 56% (majority Black).

Best Delaware Blue Ribbon Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Charter School Of Wilmington
Charter School
Math: 91% | Reading: 98%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
100 North Dupont Road
Wilmington, DE 19807
(302) 651-2727
Grades: 9-12
| 971 students
Rank: #22.
Newark Charter School
Charter School
Math: 83% | Reading: 87%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
2001 Patriot Way
Newark, DE 19711
(302) 369-2001
Grades: K-12
| 2,354 students
Rank: #3 - 43. - 4.
North Star Elementary School
Math: 81% | Reading: 84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1340 Little Baltimore Road
Hockessin, DE 19707
(302) 234-7200
Grades: K-5
| 664 students
Rank: #3 - 43. - 4.
Sussex Academy Of Arts And Sciences
Charter School
Math: 78% | Reading: 93%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
21150 Airport Road
Georgetown, DE 19947
(302) 856-3636
Grades: 6-12
| 759 students
Rank: #5 - 65. - 6.
Loss (olive B.) Elementary School
Math: 78% | Reading: 82%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
200 Brennan Boulevard
Bear, DE 19701
(302) 832-1343
Grades: 1-5
| 622 students
Rank: #5 - 65. - 6.
Southern Delaware School Of The Arts
Magnet School
Math: 73% | Reading: 84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(1)
27 Hosier Street
Selbyville, DE 19975
(302) 436-1066
Grades: K-8
| 469 students
Rank: #77.
Lake Forest North Elementary School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
319 East Main Street
Felton, DE 19943
(302) 284-9611
Grades: PK-4
| 544 students
Rank: #88.
Allen Frear Elementary School
Math: 71% | Reading: 83%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
238 Sorghum Mill Road
Camden Wyoming, DE 19934
(302) 697-3279
Grades: 1-5
| 734 students
Rank: #99.
Lake Forest East Elementary School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
124 West Front Street
Frederica, DE 19946
(302) 335-5261
Grades: K-4
| 306 students
Rank: #1010.
Dover Air Force Base Middle School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
3100 Hawthorne Drive
Dover, DE 19901
(302) 674-3284
Grades: 6-8
| 111 students
Rank: #1111.
Rehoboth Elementary School
Math: 69% | Reading: 78%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
500 Stockley Street
Rehoboth Beach, DE 19971
(302) 227-2571
Grades: PK-6
| 468 students
Rank: #1212.
West Park Place Elementary School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
193 West Park Place
Newark, DE 19711
(302) 454-2290
Grades: K-5
| 346 students
Rank: #1313.
Wilson (etta J.) Elementary School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
14 Forge Road
Newark, DE 19711
(302) 454-2180
Grades: K-5
| 317 students
Rank: #1414.
Shields (richard A.) Elementary School
Math: 66% | Reading: 71%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
910 Shields Avenue
Lewes, DE 19958
(302) 645-7748
Grades: PK-5
| 529 students
Rank: #15 - 1615. - 16.
Cedar Lane Elementary School
Math: 62% | Reading: 73%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1259 Cedar Lane Road
Middletown, DE 19709
(302) 378-5045
Grades: 1-5
| 768 students
Rank: #15 - 1615. - 16.
Frederick Douglass Elementary School
Math: 68% | Reading: 66%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1 Swain Road
Seaford, DE 19973
(302) 628-4413
Grades: PK-5
| 482 students
Rank: #1717.
East Millsboro Elementary School
Math: 70% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
29346 Iron Branch Road
Millsboro, DE 19966
(302) 934-3222
Grades: PK-5
| 854 students
Rank: #1818.
Booker T. Washington Elementary School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
901 Forest Street
Dover, DE 19904
(302) 672-1900
Grades: K-4
| 299 students
Rank: #1919.
Long Neck Elementary School
Math: 64% | Reading: 60%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
(1)
26064 School Lane
Millsboro, DE 19966
(302) 945-6200
Grades: PK-5
| 800 students
Rank: #2020.
Seaford Central Elementary School
Math: 63% | Reading: 60%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1 Delaware Place
Seaford, DE 19973
(302) 629-4587
Grades: PK-5
| 432 students
Rank: #2121.
W. B. Simpson Elementary School
Math: 53% | Reading: 65%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
5 Old North Road
Camden Wyoming, DE 19934
(302) 697-3207
Grades: 1-5
| 615 students
Rank: #2222.
Selbyville Middle School
Math: 50% | Reading: 67%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
80 Bethany Rd.
Selbyville, DE 19975
(302) 436-1020
Grades: 6-8
| 733 students
Rank: #2323.
Gallaher (robert S.) Elementary School
Math: 56% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
800 North Brownleaf Road
Newark, DE 19713
(302) 454-2464
Grades: K-5
| 547 students
Rank: #2424.
Ross (lulu M.) Elementary School
Math: 58% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
310 Lovers Lane
Milford, DE 19963
(302) 422-1640
Grades: 2-5
| 490 students
Rank: #2525.
Lancashire Elementary School
Math: 57% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
(1)
2000 Naamans Road
Wilmington, DE 19810
(302) 475-3990
Grades: K-5
| 520 students
Rank: #2626.
Showell (phillip C.) Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
41 Bethany Road
Selbyville, DE 19975
(302) 436-1040
Grades: PK-5
| 352 students
Rank: #2727.
Delaware Military Academy
Charter School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
112 Middleboro Road
Wilmington, DE 19804
(302) 998-0745
Grades: 9-12
| 582 students
Rank: #2828.
Sussex Technical High School
Vocational School
Math: 44% | Reading: 65%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
(1)
17099 County Seat Highway
Georgetown, DE 19947
(302) 856-0961
Grades: 9-12
| 1,248 students
Rank: #2929.
Clayton (john M.) Elementary School
Math: 56% | Reading: 56%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
252 Clayton Ave
Frankford, DE 19945
(302) 732-3808
Grades: PK-5
| 595 students
Rank: #3030.
Marbrook Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
(1)
2101 Centerville Road
Wilmington, DE 19808
(302) 992-5555
Grades: K-5
| 426 students
Rank: #3131.
Lake Forest South Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
301 Dorman Street
Harrington, DE 19952
(302) 398-8011
Grades: K-4
| 479 students
Rank: #3232.
Nellie Hughes Stokes Elementary School
Math: 45% | Reading: 52%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
3874 Upper King Road
Dover, DE 19904
(302) 697-3205
Grades: 1-5
| 441 students
Rank: #3333.
Mcvey (joseph M.) Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
908 Janice Drive
Newark, DE 19713
(302) 454-2145
Grades: K-5
| 394 students
Rank: #3434.
Cape Henlopen High School
Math: 33% | Reading: 57%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
(1)
1250 Kings Highway
Lewes, DE 19958
(302) 645-7711
Grades: 8-12
| 1,454 students
Rank: #3535.
North Georgetown Elementary School
Math: 43% | Reading: 44%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
664 North Bedford Street
Georgetown, DE 19947
(302) 855-2430
Grades: PK-5
| 805 students
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