Kent County Community School

65-1 Carver Road
Dover, DE 19904
6/
10
Top 50%
Serving 234 students in grades Prekindergarten-12, Kent County Community School ranks in the top 50% of all schools in Delaware for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is higher than the Delaware state average of 42%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is <50% (which is lower than the Delaware state average of 53%).
The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the Delaware state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Delaware state average of 58% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Special education school
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 234 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 8:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 67%
  • : <50% (Top 1% in DE)
  • : <50%
  • : <50%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), DE Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Kent County Community School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Delaware for:

School Overview

Kent County Community School's student population of 234 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students
234 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
31 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Kent County Community School is 0.65, 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.
This School
State Level (DE)
(18-19)
<50%
42%
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(18-19)
<50%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Kent County Community School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Delaware by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
8:1
14:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
11%
19%
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Black
48%
30%
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White
33%
42%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Kent County Community School and the percentage of White public school students in Delaware by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.65
This chart display the diversity score of Kent County Community School and the public school average diversity score of Delaware by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
(15-16)
<50%
85%
This chart display graduation rate of Kent County Community School and public school graduation rate of Delaware by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
12%
34%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Kent County Community School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Delaware by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
10%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kent County Community School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Delaware by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), DE Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What schools are Kent County Community School often compared to?
Kent County Community Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like John S. Charlton School, Kent County Secondary Ilc by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
<50% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 42% DE state average), while <50% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 53% DE state average).
What is the graduation rate of Kent County Community School?
The graduation rate of Kent County Community School is 50%, which is lower than the Delaware state average of 85%.
How many students attend Kent County Community School?
234 students attend Kent County Community School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
48% of Kent County Community School students are Black, 33% of students are White, 11% of students are Hispanic, 6% of students are Two or more races, 1% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Kent County Community School?
Kent County Community School has a student ration of 8:1, which is lower than the Delaware state average of 14:1.
What grades does Kent County Community School offer ?
Kent County Community School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-12
What school district is Kent County Community School part of?
Kent County Community School is part of Capital School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Special education school
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 234 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 8:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 67%
  • : <50% (Top 1%)
  • : <50%
  • : <50%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), DE Dept. of Education

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