Early College High School At Del State
Early College High School At Del State serves 399 students in grades 9-12.
Early College High School At Del State placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Delaware for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15-19% (which is lower than the Delaware state average of 42%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-44% (which is lower than the Delaware state average of 53%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is higher than the Delaware state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Delaware state average of 58% (majority Black).
- School Type: Charter School
- Grades: 9-12
- Enrollment: 399 students
- Student:Teacher Ratio: 27:1
- Minority Enrollment: 90%
- Graduation Rate: 90-94% (Top 50% in DE)
- Overall Testing Rank: Bottom 50%
- Math Proficiency: 15-19% (Btm 50%)
- Reading Proficiency: 40-44% (Btm 50%)
- Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), DE Dept. of Education
Early College High School At Del State's student population of 399 students has grown by 38% over five school years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has grown by 15% over five school years.
Total Classroom Teachers
Students by Grade
Early College High School At Del State is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 204 schools in Delaware (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Early College High School At Del State is 0.45, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
State Level (DE)
Overall Testing Rank
#151 out of 204 schools
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
Student : Teacher Ratio
Two or more races
All Ethnic Groups
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Eligible for Free Lunch
School Statewide Testing
School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), DE Dept. of Education
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