Delmar Elementary School

  • Delmar Elementary School serves 857 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 43% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 44% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Delmar Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Maryland for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Maryland state average of 63%.

School Overview

  • Delmar Elementary School's student population of 857 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 51 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students857 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Delmar Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers51 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Delmar Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,359 schools in Maryland (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Delmar Elementary School is 0.57, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.72. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MD)
Overall Testing Rank#545 out of 1359 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)
43%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Delmar Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Maryland by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)
44%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Delmar Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Maryland by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio17:1n/a
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
7%
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Hispanic
8%
17%
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Black
15%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Delmar Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Maryland by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
63%
37%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
11%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Delmar Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MD.
Diversity Score0.570.72
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Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Delmar Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Maryland by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Delmar Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Maryland by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWicomico County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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Delmar has always been a great school. It was over 40 years ago when I was a student there and still is today. My grandson is currently a student there. He is not only excelling in his classes, he''s learning respect and responsibility. Although learning respect and responsibility starts at home, it''s good to know the staff at Delmar carries through at school as well.
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