Kirk (george V.) Middle School

  • Kirk (george V.) Middle School serves 736 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 31% (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 44% (which is lower than the Delaware state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Delaware state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 66% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Delaware state average of 55%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Kirk (george V.) Middle School's student population of 736 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 46 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students736 students
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Total Classroom Teachers46 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Kirk (george V.) Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Kirk (george V.) Middle School is 0.72, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.54. 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#158 out of 200 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
44%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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Asian
6%
4%
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Hispanic
20%
17%
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Black
36%
30%
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White
34%
45%
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Two or more races
4%
3%
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Diversity Score0.720.54
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameChristina School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, DE Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school, and elementary school to Kirk (george V.) Middle School is Brennen School (0.0 miles away)
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