20346 Ennis Road
Georgetown, DE 19947
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Ennis (Howard T.) School serves 141 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
Ennis (Howard T.) 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 11-19% (which is lower than the Delaware state average of 27%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 11-19% (which is lower than the Delaware state average of 42%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 4:1 is lower than the Delaware state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Delaware state average of 58% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • School Type: Special education school
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 141 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 4:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 52%
  • Graduation Rate
    : <50% (Btm 50% in DE)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 11-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 11-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), DE Dept. of Education

School Overview

Ennis (Howard T.) School's student population of 141 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has grown by 48% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students
141 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
37 teachers
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School Rankings

Ennis (Howard T.) 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 Ennis (Howard T.) School is 0.66, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (DE)
Overall Testing Rank
#194 out of 204 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(20-21)
11-19%
27%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(20-21)
11-19%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
4:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
26%
18%
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Black
22%
30%
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White
48%
42%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.66
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Graduation Rate
(19-20)
<50%
88%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
9%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), DE Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

11-19% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 27% DE state average), while 11-19% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 42% DE state average).

What is the graduation rate of Ennis (Howard T.) School?

The graduation rate of Ennis (Howard T.) School is 50%, which is lower than the Delaware state average of 88%.

How many students attend Ennis (Howard T.) School?

141 students attend Ennis (Howard T.) School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

48% of Ennis (Howard T.) School students are White, 26% of students are Hispanic, 22% of students are Black, and 4% of students are Two or more races.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Ennis (Howard T.) School?

Ennis (Howard T.) School has a student ration of 4:1, which is lower than the Delaware state average of 14:1.

What grades does Ennis (Howard T.) School offer ?

Ennis (Howard T.) School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-12

What school district is Ennis (Howard T.) School part of?

Ennis (Howard T.) School is part of Indian River School District.

School Calendar

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LAST DAY OF SCHOOL
June 15, 2023 (Thursday)

School Reviews

5   7/18/2008
Howard T. ENNIS is an excellent school.They have really helped my daughter.She has came along way sence she has been going to Ennis.They have excellent programs for the disabled.
- Posted by Parent - shana

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • School Type: Special education school
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 141 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 4:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 52%
  • Graduation Rate
    : <50% (Btm 50%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 11-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 11-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), DE Dept. of Education

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