Milton Elementary School

  • Milton Elementary School serves 570 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 59% (which is higher than the Delaware state average of 44%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 68% (which is higher than the Delaware state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Milton Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Delaware for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Delaware state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Delaware state average of 55%.

Top Placements

Milton Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Delaware for:

School Overview

  • Milton Elementary School's student population of 570 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 41 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students570 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Milton Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Milton Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Milton Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 209 schools in Delaware (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Milton Elementary School is 0.44, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (DE)
Overall School Rank#34 out of 209 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Milton 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Milton 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Milton Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Delaware by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
1%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Milton Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Delaware by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
14%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Milton Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Delaware by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
10%
30%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Milton Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Delaware by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
73%
45%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Milton Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Delaware by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Milton Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Delaware by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Milton Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in DE.
Diversity Score0.440.68
This chart display the diversity score of Milton Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Delaware by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Milton Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Delaware by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Milton 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.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCape Henlopen School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, DE Dept. of Education

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