East Side Charter School

  • East Side Charter School serves 415 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 21% (which is lower than the Delaware state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20% (which is lower than the Delaware state average of 54%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • East Side Charter School 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Delaware state level of 15:1.

Top Placements

East Side Charter School places among the top 20% of public schools in Delaware for:

School Overview

  • East Side Charter School's student population of 415 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students415 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of East Side Charter School
Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

  • East Side Charter School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Side Charter School is 0.10, 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#171 out of 205 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
21%
43%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of East Side Charter School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Delaware by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of East Side Charter School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Delaware by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
5%
18%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in East Side Charter School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Delaware by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
95%
30%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in East Side Charter School and the percentage of Black public school students in Delaware by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
n/a
44%
This chart display the percentage of White students in East Side Charter School and the percentage of White public school students in Delaware by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in East Side Charter School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in DE.
Diversity Score0.100.69
This chart display the diversity score of East Side Charter School and the public school average diversity score of Delaware by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in East Side Charter School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Delaware by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in East Side Charter School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Delaware by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEast Side Charter School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, DE Dept. of Education

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This school needs major improvement. This is my daughters first year in the charter school system and it is worse than public school. Students have no manners and the teachers cannot control them. If you want your child to succeed don't send him/her there, if you do you will regret it....
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