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Wilmington, DE 19801
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Freire Charter School serves 353 students in grades 8-10.
Freire 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 10-14% (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 30-34% (which is lower than the Delaware state average of 53%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Delaware state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Delaware state average of 56% (majority Black).

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School Overview

Freire Charter School's student population of 353 students has grown by 50% over five school years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has grown by 61% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 8-10
Total Students
353 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
21 teachers
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School Rankings

Freire 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 Freire Charter School is 0.45, 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
#170 out of 204 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
10-14%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
15:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
2%
4%
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Hispanic
13%
18%
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Black
73%
30%
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White
8%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.45
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Graduation Rate
80-89%
88%
Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
37%
School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, DE Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: 8-10
  • Students: 353 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 92%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 80-89% (Btm 50% in DE)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.45 (Btm 50%)

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