Meadowood Program

55a South Meadowood Drive
Meadowood Program serves 150 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
Meadowood Program placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Delaware for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 6-9% (which is lower than the Delaware state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 10-14% (which is lower than the Delaware state average of 54%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the Delaware state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Delaware state average of 56% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Meadowood Program places among the top 20% of public schools in Delaware for:

School Overview

Meadowood Program's student population of 150 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has declined by 17% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students150 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

Meadowood Program is ranked within the bottom 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 Meadowood Program is 0.68, 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
#201 out of 205 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
6-9%
43%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
10-14%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio8:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
3%
4%
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Hispanic
22%
18%
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Black
28%
30%
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White
45%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.680.69
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Graduation Rate
<50%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
26%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
n/a
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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

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Meadowood Program is Dickinson (john) High School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Shue-medill Middle School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Forest Oak Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Newark Forest Oak Elementary School Math: 33% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 554 students
    0.1 miles
    55 South Meadowood Drive
    Newark, DE 19711
    (302) 454-3420
    0.1 K-5 554
  • Wilmington Heritage Elementary School Math: 50% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 517 students
    1.2 miles
    2815 Highlands Lane
    Wilmington, DE 19808
    (302) 454-3424
    1.2 K-5 517
  • Newark Shue-medill Middle School Math: 29% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 774 students
    1.3 miles
    1500 Capitol Trail
    Newark, DE 19711
    (302) 454-2171
    1.3 6-8 774
  • Wilmington Skyline Middle School Math: 18% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 627 students
    1.4 miles
    2900 Skyline Drive
    Wilmington, DE 19808
    (302) 454-3410
    1.4 6-8 627
  • Newark Wilson (etta J.) Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-5 | 317 students
    1.5 miles
    14 Forge Road
    Newark, DE 19711
    (302) 454-2180
    1.5 K-5 317

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