East Side Charter School

2.00 5 1 (1 review)
3000 North Claymont St

Wilmington, DE 19802

Tel: (302)762-5834
Grades 8
391 students
East Side Charter School serves 391 students in grades 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the DE average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), 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 391 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has grown by 21% over five years.
School Type Charter School
Grades Offered 8
Total Students 391 students
East Side Charter School Total Students (1998-2014)
Gender % East Side Charter School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 34 teachers
East Side Charter School Total Teachers (1998-2014)
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 0.17 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 15:1
East Side Charter School Student Teacher Ratio (1998-2014)
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.
0.17 0.52
East Side Charter School Diversity Score (1998-2014)
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.
n/a
39%
East Side Charter School Eligible for Free Lunch (1998-2014)
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 403 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $15,154 is higher than the state average of $7,010. The district revenue/student has grown by 9% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $15,267 is higher than the state average of $7,367. The district spending/student has grown by 10% over four years.
School District Name East Side Charter School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
1
Number of Students Managed 403 970
East Side Charter  School District Students Managed (1998-2014)
District Total Revenue $6 MM $8 MM
East Side Charter  School District District Total Revenue (2000-2014)
District Spending $6 MM $9 MM
East Side Charter  School District District Spending (2000-2014)
District Revenue / Student $15,154 $7,010
East Side Charter  School District District Revenue / Student (2000-2014)
District Spending / Student $15,267 $7,367
East Side Charter  School District District Spending / Student (2000-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, DE Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Moyer (maurice J.) Academy (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Moyer (maurice J.) Academy (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Edison (thomas A.) Charter School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • WilmingtonEdison (thomas A.) Charter SchoolCharter School
    Grades: KG-8 | 748 students
    0.6 miles
    2200 North Locust St
    WilmingtonDE 19802
    (302)778-1101
    0.6KG-8748
  • WilmingtonHarlan (david W. ) Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 387 students
    0.8 miles
    3601 Jefferson St
    WilmingtonDE 19802
    (302)762-7156
    0.8KG-5387
  • WilmingtonMoyer (maurice J.) AcademyCharter School
    Grades: 6-12 | 227 students
    0.8 miles
    610 East 17th St
    WilmingtonDE 19802
    (302)428-9501
    0.86-12227
  • WilmingtonDelaware College Preparatory AcademyCharter School
    Grades: KG-4 | 204 students
    0.9 miles
    510 West 28th St
    WilmingtonDE 19802
    (302)762-7424
    0.9KG-4204
  • WilmingtonPrestige AcademyCharter School
    Grades: 5-8 | 287 students
    0.9 miles
    1121 Thatcher St
    WilmingtonDE 19802
    (302)762-3240
    0.95-8287

School Reviews

2.0  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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