Freire Charter School

  • Freire Charter School serves 322 students in grades 8-10.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 20-24% (which is lower than the Delaware state average of 44%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 40-44% (which is lower than the Delaware state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Delaware state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 84% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Delaware state average of 55%.

School Overview

  • Freire Charter School's student population of 322 students has grown by 37% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has grown by 23% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 8-10
Total Students322 students
Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Freire Charter School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Freire Charter School's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Freire Charter School is 0.45, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (DE)
Overall School Rank#138 out of 200 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
44%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
54%
Student : Teacher Ratio20:115:1
Asian
3%
4%
Hispanic
8%
17%
Black
72%
30%
White
16%
45%
Two or more races
1%
3%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Freire Charter School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in DE.
Diversity Score0.450.53
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFreire Charter School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, DE Dept. of Education

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