Caesar Rodney School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 15 public schools serving 7,614 students in Caesar Rodney School District. This district's average testing ranking is 8/10, which is in the top 30% of public schools in Delaware.
Public Schools in Caesar Rodney School District have an average math proficiency score of 47% (versus the Delaware public school average of 42%), and reading proficiency score of 63% (versus the 52% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Caesar Rodney School District are Allen Frear Elementary School, Major George S. Welch Elementary School and Dover Air Force Base Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Caesar Rodney School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Delaware.
Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Delaware public school average of 56% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Caesar Rodney School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Delaware for:

Category
Attribute
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Caesar Rodney School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (DE)
# Schools
15 Schools
225 Schools
# Students
7,614 Students
135,248 Students
# Teachers
538 Teachers
9,298 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1

District Rank

Caesar Rodney School District, which is ranked within the top 30% of all 41 school districts in Delaware (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 90% has increased from 88% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (DE)
Overall District Rank
#13 out of 42 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Caesar Rodney   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
42%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Caesar Rodney   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of DE by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
53%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Caesar Rodney   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of DE by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
90%
88%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Caesar Rodney   School District and public school graduation rate of DE by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.64
0.69
# American Indian Students
28 Students
528 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
265 Students
5,259 Students
% Asian Students
4%
4%
# Hispanic Students
728 Students
23,617 Students
% Hispanic Students
10%
18%
# Black Students
2,076 Students
40,877 Students
% Black Students
27%
30%
# White Students
4,048 Students
59,709 Students
% White Students
53%
44%
# Hawaiian Students
11 Students
180 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
458 Students
5,078 Students
% of Two or more races Students
6%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
16
1,717
# Students in K Grade:
554
9,919
# Students in 1st Grade:
600
10,017
# Students in 2nd Grade:
572
10,296
# Students in 3rd Grade:
635
10,575
# Students in 4th Grade:
630
10,807
# Students in 5th Grade:
620
10,725
# Students in 6th Grade:
675
10,476
# Students in 7th Grade:
611
10,335
# Students in 8th Grade:
639
10,184
# Students in 9th Grade:
594
11,639
# Students in 10th Grade:
500
10,333
# Students in 11th Grade:
438
9,295
# Students in 12th Grade:
530
8,930
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $19,050 is higher than the state median of $12,986. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $16,326 is higher than the state median of $13,555. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (DE)
Total Revenue
$145 MM
$15 MM
This chart display total revenue of Caesar Rodney   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in DE by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$124 MM
$16 MM
This chart display total spending of Caesar Rodney   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in DE by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$19,050
$12,986
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Caesar Rodney   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in DE by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$16,326
$13,555
This chart display average spending per public school student in Caesar Rodney   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in DE by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Caesar Rodney School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
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: #22.
Major George S. Welch Elementary School
Math: 72% | Reading: 79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(1)
3100 Hawthorne Drive
Dover, DE 19901
(302) 674-9080
Grades: 1-5
| 227 students
Rank: #33.
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: #44.
Star Hill Elementary School
Math: 63% | Reading: 67%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
594 Voshells Mill/star Hill Ro
Dover, DE 19901
(302) 697-6117
Grades: 1-5
| 437 students
Rank: #55.
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: #66.
F. Niel Postlethwait Middle School
Math: 45% | Reading: 63%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
(1)
2841 South State Street
Camden Wyoming, DE 19934
(302) 698-8410
Grades: 6-8
| 870 students
Rank: #77.
W. Reily Brown Elementary School
Math: 45% | Reading: 56%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
360 Webbs Lane
Dover, DE 19904
(302) 697-2101
Grades: 1-5
| 508 students
Rank: #88.
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: #99.
Fred Fifer Iii Middle School
Math: 33% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
(3)
109 East Camden-wyoming Avenue
Camden Wyoming, DE 19934
(302) 698-8400
Grades: 6-8
| 901 students
Rank: #1010.
Caesar Rodney High School
Math: 33% | Reading: 57%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
239 Old North Road
Camden Wyoming, DE 19934
(302) 697-2161
Grades: 9-12
| 1,968 students
Rank: #1111.
Kent Elementary Intensive Learning Center
Special Education School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: 21-39%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
5 Old North Road
Camden Wyoming, DE 19934
(302) 697-3504
Grades: K-5
| 43 students
Rank: #1212.
John S. Charlton School
Special Education School
Math: ≤5% | Reading: 10-14%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
278 Sorghum Mill Road
Dover, DE 19901
(302) 697-3103
Grades: PK-12
| 223 students
F. Niel Postlethwait Middle School Ilc
Special Education School
2841 South State Street
Camden Wyoming, DE 19934
(302) 698-8410
Grades: 6-8
| n/a students
Fred Fifer Iii Middle School Ilc
Special Education School
109 East Camden-wyoming Avenue
Camden Wyoming, DE 19934
(302) 698-8400
Grades: 6-8
| n/a students
11 East Walnut, 11 East Walnut
Magnolia, DE 19962
(302) 335-5039
Grades: K
| 536 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Caesar Rodney School District
  • 7 Front Street, Wyoming, DE, 19934
  • (302) 698-4800
  • crk12.org
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 7,614 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 47%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 90% (Top 50% in DE)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 47% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 63% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.64

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