Dover Air Force Base Middle School

  • Dover Air Force Base Middle School serves 203 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 74% (which is higher than the Delaware state average of 43%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 88% (which is higher than the Delaware state average of 55%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Dover Air Force Base Middle School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Delaware for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Delaware state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Delaware state average of 54%.

Top Placements

Dover Air Force Base Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Delaware for:

School Overview

  • Dover Air Force Base Middle School's student population of 203 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 14 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2016)
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students203 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Dover Air Force Base Middle School is ranked within the top 5% of all 200 schools in Delaware (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Dover Air Force Base Middle School is 0.61, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (DE)
Overall School Rank#8 out of 200 schools
(Top 5%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
43%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
88%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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Asian
2%
4%
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Hispanic
18%
16%
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Black
22%
31%
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White
56%
46%
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Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score0.610.53
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Eligible for Free Lunch
7%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCaesar Rodney School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, DE Dept. of Education

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