Marbrook Elementary School

  • Marbrook Elementary School serves 426 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45% (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 55% (which is higher than the Delaware state average of 54%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Marbrook Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Delaware for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Delaware state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Delaware state average of 56% (majority Black and Hispanic).

School Overview

  • Marbrook Elementary School's student population of 426 students has declined by 20% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has declined by 15% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2009)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students426 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Marbrook Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% 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 Marbrook Elementary School is 0.58, 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#84 out of 205 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
43%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
4%
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Hispanic
59%
18%
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Black
8%
30%
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White
25%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Marbrook Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in DE.
Diversity Score0.580.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
57%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
5%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRed Clay Consolidated School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, DE Dept. of Education

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