3000 North Claymont Street
Wilmington, DE 19802
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
East Side Charter School serves 415 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 16% (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 17% (which is lower than the Delaware state average of 53%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Delaware state level of 15:1.

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

East Side Charter School's student population of 415 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students
415 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
35 teachers
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School Rankings

East Side Charter School 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 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 Data
This School
State Level (DE)
Overall Testing Rank
#182 out of 204 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of East Side Charter School, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
16%
42%
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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
17%
53%
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 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
5%
18%
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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
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in DE.
Diversity Score
0.10
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.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, DE Dept. of Education

School Reviews

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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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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 415 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in DE
  • Math Proficiency
    : 16% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 17% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.10 (Btm 50%)

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