Laurel Intermediate School (Closed 2014)

801 South Central Ave
Laurel, DE 19956
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Serving 306 students in grades 5-6, Laurel Intermediate School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Delaware for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 58% (which was lower than the Delaware state average of 70%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 64% (which was lower than the Delaware state average of 73%).
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 was higher than the Delaware state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment was 43% of the student body (majority Black), which was lower than the Delaware state average of 58% (majority Black).

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades 5-6
Total Students
306 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
20 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

This School
State Level (DE)
(12-13)
58%
70%
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(12-13)
64%
73%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Laurel Intermediate 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 2012-13 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
14:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
9%
19%
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Black
31%
30%
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White
57%
42%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in DE.
0.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
68%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
n/a
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Laurel Intermediate 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 percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
58% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 70% DE state average), while 64% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 73% DE state average).
How many students attend Laurel Intermediate School?
306 students attend Laurel Intermediate School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
57% of Laurel Intermediate School students are White, 31% of students are Black, 9% of students are Hispanic, 1% of students are American Indian, 1% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Laurel Intermediate School?
Laurel Intermediate School has a student ration of 15:1, which is higher than the Delaware state average of 14:1.
What grades does Laurel Intermediate School offer ?
Laurel Intermediate School offers enrollment in grades 5-6
What school district is Laurel Intermediate School part of?
Laurel Intermediate School is part of Laurel School District.

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