Lake Forest Central Elementary School

  • Lake Forest Central Elementary School serves 615 students in grades 4-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 56% (which is higher than the Delaware state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 64% (which is higher than the Delaware state average of 54%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Lake Forest Central Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Delaware for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Delaware state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Delaware state average of 56% (majority Black).

School Overview

  • Lake Forest Central Elementary School's student population of 615 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 39 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 4-5
Total Students615 students
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Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lake Forest Central Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 205 schools in Delaware (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Lake Forest Central Elementary School is 0.56, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (DE)
Overall Testing Rank#46 out of 205 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
43%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Lake Forest Central Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Delaware by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
1%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Lake Forest Central Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Delaware by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
9%
18%
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Black
19%
30%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Lake Forest Central Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Delaware by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
63%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Lake Forest Central Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in DE.
Diversity Score0.560.69
This chart display the diversity score of Lake Forest Central Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Delaware by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
44%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Lake Forest Central Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Delaware by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
5%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Lake Forest Central Elementary 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 Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLake Forest School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, DE Dept. of Education

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