Meadowood Program

55a South Meadowood Dr

Newark, DE 19711

Tel: (302)454-3400
Grades PK-12
147 students
Meadowood Program serves 147 students in grades PK - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 is lower than the DE average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 53%.
Meadowood Program operates within the Red Clay Consolidated School District.

School Overview

The student population of 147 students has grown by 8% over five years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Special education school
Grades Offered Grades PK-12
Total Students 147 students
Meadowood Program Total Students (2008-2014)
Total Classroom Teachers 23 teachers
Meadowood Program Total Teachers (2008-2014)
Students by Grade Meadowood Program Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.66 is more than the state average of 0.52. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (DE) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 6:1 15:1
Meadowood Program Student Teacher Ratio (2008-2014)
Asian
1%
4%
Meadowood Program Asian Students (2008-2014)
Hispanic
28%
15%
Meadowood Program Black Students (2008-2014)
Black
26%
31%
Meadowood Program Black Students (2008-2014)
White
45%
47%
Meadowood Program White Students (2008-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.66 0.52
Meadowood Program Diversity Score (2008-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
39%
Meadowood Program Eligible for Free Lunch (2008-2009)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a n/a
Meadowood Program Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2008-2009)

District Comparison

Red Clay Consolidated School District's student population of 16,538 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $14,538 is higher than the state average of $7,010. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $14,021 is higher than the state average of $7,367. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Red Clay Consolidated School District
Number of Schools
Managed
27
1
Number of Students Managed 16,538 970
Red Clay Consolidated   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $228 MM $8 MM
Red Clay Consolidated   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $220 MM $9 MM
Red Clay Consolidated   School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $14,538 $7,010
Red Clay Consolidated   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $14,021 $7,367
Red Clay Consolidated   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, DE Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school 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)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • NewarkForest Oak Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 532 students
    0.1 miles
    55 South Meadowood Dr
    NewarkDE 19711
    (302)454-3420
    0.1KG-5532
  • WilmingtonHeritage Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 625 students
    1.2 miles
    2815 Highlands Ln
    WilmingtonDE 19808
    (302)454-3424
    1.2KG-5625
  • NewarkShue-medill Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 1026 students
    1.3 miles
    1500 Capitol Trail
    NewarkDE 19711
    (302)454-2171
    1.36-81026
  • WilmingtonSkyline Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 790 students
    1.4 miles
    2900 Skyline Dr
    WilmingtonDE 19808
    (302)454-3410
    1.46-8790
  • Newark Wilson (etta J.) Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 497 students
    1.5 miles
    14 Forge Rd
    NewarkDE 19711
    (302)454-2180
    1.5KG-5497

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