East Side Charter School

2.00 5 1 (1 review)
3000 North Claymont Street

Wilmington, DE 19802

Tel: (302)762-5834
  • East Side Charter School serves 418 students in grades KG-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the DE average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 53%.
  • East Side Charter School operates within the East Side Charter School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 418 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has grown by 25% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-8
Total Students 418 students
East Side Charter School Total Students (1999-2015)
Gender % East Side Charter School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 35 teachers
East Side Charter School Total Teachers (1999-2015)
Students by Grade East Side Charter School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.21 is less than the state average of 0.52. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (DE) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 14:1
East Side Charter School Student Teacher Ratio (1999-2015)
Hispanic
12%
15%
East Side Charter School Black Students (1999-2015)
Black
88%
31%
East Side Charter School Black Students (1999-2015)
White
n/a
47%
East Side Charter School White Students (2002-2010)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
East Side Charter School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
All Ethnic Groups East Side Charter School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown DE All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.21 0.52
East Side Charter School Diversity Score (1999-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
99%
37%
East Side Charter School Eligible for Free Lunch (1998-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a n/a
East Side Charter School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

  • East Side Charter School District's student population of 418 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $15,062 is higher than the state average of $10,798. The district revenue/student has grown by 8% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $14,618 is higher than the state average of $10,466. The district spending/student has grown by 6% over four years.
School District Name East Side Charter School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
1
Number of Students Managed 418 933
East Side Charter School District Students Managed (1998-2014)
District Total Revenue $6 MM $10 MM
East Side Charter School District District Total Revenue (2000-2014)
District Spending $6 MM $10 MM
East Side Charter School District District Spending (2000-2014)
District Revenue / Student $15,062 $10,798
East Side Charter School District District Revenue / Student (2000-2014)
District Spending / Student $14,618 $10,466
East Side Charter School District District Spending / Student (2000-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, DE Dept. of Education

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School Reviews

2  7/7/2009
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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