East Millsboro Elementary School

29346 Iron Branch Road
Millsboro, DE 19966
(School attendance zone shown in map)
East Millsboro Elementary School serves 854 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70% (which is higher than the Delaware state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 69% (which is higher than the Delaware state average of 54%) for the 2017-18 school year.
East Millsboro Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Delaware for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 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 Placements

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

School Overview

East Millsboro Elementary School's student population of 854 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 55 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2008, 2017)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students854 students
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Total Classroom Teachers55 teachers
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School Comparison

East Millsboro Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% of all 205 schools in Delaware (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (DE)
Overall Testing Rank
#18 out of 205 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
43%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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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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Diversity Score
0.640.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
39%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
7%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameIndian River School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, DE Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to East Millsboro Elementary School is Indian River High School (3.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Millsboro Middle School (0.7 miles away)
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