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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 28 top public schools in Newark, DE, serving 17,575 students.
  • Newark, DE public school have an average math proficiency score of 43% (versus Delaware public school average of 43%), and reading proficiency score of 52% (versus 54% Delaware statewide average). Their average school ranking is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Delaware.
  • The school with the highest math and reading proficiency is Newark Charter School, with 85% math proficiency and 93% reading proficiency. Read more about public school math/reading proficiency statistics in Delaware or national school math/reading proficiency statistics.
  • Minority enrollment is 62% of the student body (majority Black) , which is more than the Delaware public school average of 55% (majority Black).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is less than the Delaware public school average of 15:1.

Top Newark, DE Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency | DE School Rank) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Newark Brader (henry M.) Elementary School Math: 39% / Reading: 48% | Bottom 50%
    350 Four Seasons Parkway
    Newark, DE 19702
    (302)454-5959

    Grades: PK-5 | 550 students
  • Newark Brennen School Special Education School
    Math: 11-19% / Reading: 11-19% | Bottom 50%
    144 Brennen Drive
    Newark, DE 19713
    (302)454-2202

    Grades: PK-12 | 129 students
  • Newark Brookside Elementary School Math: 45-49% / Reading: 45-49% | Bottom 50%
    800 Marrows Road
    Newark, DE 19713
    (302)454-5454

    Grades: PK-5 | 351 students
  • Newark Christiana High School Math: 6-9% / Reading: 25-29% | Bottom 50%
    190 Salem Church Road
    Newark, DE 19713
    (302)631-2400

    Grades: 9-12 | 843 students
  • Newark Christina Early Education Center Special Education School
    620 East Chestnut Hill Rd
    Newark, DE 19713
    (302)454-2720

    Grades: PK | 293 students
  • Newark Delaware Design-lab High School Charter School
    Math: 11-19% / Reading: 30-39% | Bottom 50%
    179 Stanton Christiana Road
    Newark, DE 19702
    (302)660-1190

    Grades: 9-11 | 272 students
  • Newark Delaware School For The Deaf Special Education School
    Math: 11-19% / Reading: 20-29% | Bottom 50%
    630 East Chestnut Hill Road
    Newark, DE 19713
    (302)454-2301

    Grades: PK-12 | 108 students
  • Newark Downes (john R.) Elementary School Math: 62% / Reading: 62% | Top 20%
    220 Casho Mill Road
    Newark, DE 19711
    (302)454-2133

    Grades: PK-5 | 483 students
  • Newark Forest Oak Elementary School Math: 31% / Reading: 43% | Bottom 50%
    55 South Meadowood Drive
    Newark, DE 19711
    (302)454-3420

    Grades: K-5 | 603 students
  • Newark Gallaher (robert S.) Elementary School Math: 54% / Reading: 56% | Top 50%
    800 North Brownleaf Road
    Newark, DE 19713
    (302)454-2464

    Grades: K-5 | 556 students
  • Newark Gauger-cobbs Middle School Math: 23% / Reading: 35% | Bottom 50%
    50 Gender Road
    Newark, DE 19713
    (302)454-2358

    Grades: 6-8 | 1057 students
  • Newark Glasgow High School Math: 15-19% / Reading: 30-34% | Bottom 50%
    1901 South College Avenue
    Newark, DE 19702
    (302)631-5600

    Grades: 9-12 | 825 students
  • Newark Hodgson (paul M.) Vocational Technical High School Vocational School
    Math: 17% / Reading: 44% | Bottom 50%
    2575 Glasgow Avenue
    Newark, DE 19702
    (302)834-0990

    Grades: 8-12 | 1119 students
  • Newark Jones (albert H.) Elementary School Math: 46% / Reading: 44% | Bottom 50%
    35 West Main Street
    Newark, DE 19702
    (302)454-2131

    Grades: K-5 | 425 students
  • Newark Keene (william B.) Elementary School Math: 46% / Reading: 48% | Bottom 50%
    200 Lagrange Avenue
    Newark, DE 19702
    (302)454-2018

    Grades: K-5 | 644 students
  • Newark Kirk (george V.) Middle School Math: 31% / Reading: 44% | Bottom 50%
    140 Brennen Drive
    Newark, DE 19713
    (302)451-7021

    Grades: 6-8 | 736 students
  • Newark Las Americas Aspira Academy Charter School
    Math: 43% / Reading: 51% | Bottom 50%
    326 Ruthar Drive
    Newark, DE 19711
    (302)292-1463

    Grades: K-7 | 653 students
  • Newark Leasure (may B.) Elementary School Math: 34% / Reading: 47% | Bottom 50%
    1015 Church Road
    Newark, DE 19702
    (302)454-2103

    Grades: PK-5 | 497 students
  • Newark Maclary (r. Elisabeth) Elementary School Math: 44% / Reading: 46% | Bottom 50%
    300 St. Regis Drive
    Newark, DE 19711
    (302)454-2142

    Grades: PK-5 | 390 students
  • Newark Marshall (thurgood) Elementary School Math: 58% / Reading: 64% | Top 20%
    101 Barrett Run Road
    Newark, DE 19702
    (302)454-4700

    Grades: K-5 | 781 students
  • Newark Mcvey (joseph M.) Elementary School Math: 39% / Reading: 43% | Bottom 50%
    908 Janice Drive
    Newark, DE 19713
    (302)454-2145

    Grades: K-5 | 404 students
  • Newark Meadowood Program Alternative School
    Math: 30-39% / Reading: 40-49% | Bottom 50%
    55a South Meadowood Drive
    Newark, DE 19711
    (302)454-3400

    Grades: PK-12 | 161 students
  • Newark Newark Charter School Charter School
    Math: 85% / Reading: 93% | Top 5%
    2001 Patriot Way
    Newark, DE 19711
    (302)369-2001

    Grades: K-12 | 2322 students
  • Newark Newark High School Math: 30% / Reading: 55% | Bottom 50%
    750 East Delaware Avenue
    Newark, DE 19711
    (302)631-4700

    Grades: 9-12 | 1150 students
  • Newark Shue-medill Middle School Math: 29% / Reading: 36% | Bottom 50%
    1500 Capitol Trail
    Newark, DE 19711
    (302)454-2171

    Grades: 6-8 | 905 students
  • Newark Smith (jennie E.) Elementary School Math: 53% / Reading: 58% | Top 30%
    142 Brennen Drive
    Newark, DE 19713
    (302)454-2174

    Grades: PK-5 | 545 students
  • Newark West Park Place Elementary School Math: 65-69% / Reading: 65-69% | Top 20%
    193 West Park Place
    Newark, DE 19711
    (302)454-2290

    Grades: K-5 | 370 students
  • Newark Wilson (etta J.) Elementary School Math: 55-59% / Reading: 50-54% | Top 50%
    14 Forge Road
    Newark, DE 19711
    (302)454-2180

    Grades: K-5 | 403 students
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