29346 Iron Branch Road
Millsboro, DE 19966
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
East Millsboro Elementary School serves 854 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
East Millsboro Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Delaware for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70% (which is higher than the Delaware state average of 42%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 64% (which is higher than the Delaware state average of 53%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Delaware state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Delaware state average of 56% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

East Millsboro Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Delaware for:

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Attribute

School Overview

East Millsboro Elementary School's student population of 854 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 55 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
854 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
55 teachers
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School Calendar

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Date
Last Day of School
June 10, 2022 (Friday)
First Day of School for Grades K, 6 and 9 and Howard T. Ennis*
September 06, 2022 (Tuesday)
First Day of School for Grades 1-5, 7-8 and 10-12
September 07, 2022 (Wednesday)
First Day for Preschool (Including Howard T. Ennis)
September 12, 2022 (Monday)

School Rankings

East Millsboro Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 East Millsboro Elementary School is 0.64, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
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State Level (DE)
Overall Testing Rank
#28 out of 204 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
15:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
2%
4%
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Hispanic
18%
18%
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Black
16%
30%
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White
55%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.64
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
39%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
7%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, DE Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 854 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 45%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in DE
  • Math Proficiency
    : 70% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 64% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.64 (Top 50%)

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