Marbrook Elementary School

2101 Centerville Road
Wilmington, DE 19808
(School attendance zone shown in map)
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 428 students in grades Kindergarten-5, Marbrook Elementary School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Delaware for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-24% (which is lower than the Delaware state average of 27%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35-39% (which is lower than the Delaware state average of 42%).
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Delaware state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Delaware state average of 58% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 428 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 61%
  • : Bottom 50% in DE
  • : 20-24% (Top 50%)
  • : 35-39% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), DE Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Marbrook Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Delaware for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Marbrook Elementary School's student population of 428 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
428 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
37 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Marbrook Elementary School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 196 schools in Delaware (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Marbrook Elementary School is 0.63, 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)
#101 out of 196 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Marbrook Elementary School, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
20-24%
27%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Marbrook 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 2020-21 school year data.
35-39%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Marbrook Elementary 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 2020-21 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
14:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Marbrook Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Delaware by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
1%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Marbrook Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Delaware by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hispanic
46%
19%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Marbrook Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Delaware by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
9%
30%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Marbrook Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Delaware by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
39%
42%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Marbrook Elementary 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
4%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Marbrook Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Delaware by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
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.
0.63
This chart display the diversity score of Marbrook Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Delaware by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
57%
34%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Marbrook Elementary 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)
5%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Marbrook 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.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), DE Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Marbrook Elementary School's ranking?
Marbrook Elementary School is ranked #101 out of 196 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Delaware.
What schools are Marbrook Elementary School often compared to?
Marbrook Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Brandywine Springs School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
20-24% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 27% DE state average), while 35-39% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 42% DE state average).
How many students attend Marbrook Elementary School?
428 students attend Marbrook Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
46% of Marbrook Elementary School students are Hispanic, 39% of students are White, 9% of students are Black, 4% 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 Marbrook Elementary School?
Marbrook Elementary School has a student ration of 12:1, which is lower than the Delaware state average of 14:1.
What grades does Marbrook Elementary School offer ?
Marbrook Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5
What school district is Marbrook Elementary School part of?
Marbrook Elementary School is part of Red Clay Consolidated School District.

School Calendar

View the Marbrook Elementary School yearly calendar below. Note key dates such as:

Event
Date
Teacher In-Service, Schools Closed
August 19, 2024 (Monday)
Teacher In-Service, Schools Closed
August 20, 2024 (Tuesday)
Teacher In-Service, Schools Closed
August 21, 2024 (Wednesday)
Teacher In-Service, Schools Closed
August 22, 2024 (Thursday)
Schools Closed, Offices Open
August 23, 2024 (Friday)

School Reviews

5   5/21/2012
Fantastic. My child has learned more here than he did at Tower Hill. Just a wonderful place for your little one.
- Posted by Parent - davis

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 428 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 61%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 20-24% (Top 50%)
  • : 35-39% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), DE Dept. of Education

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