North Smyrna Elementary School

365 North Main Street
Smyrna, DE 19977
(School attendance zone shown in map)
5/
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Bottom 50%
Serving 514 students in grades Prekindergarten-3, North Smyrna 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 30-34% (which is lower than the Delaware state average of 42%).
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Delaware state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Delaware state average of 58% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-3
  • Enrollment: 514 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 48%
  • : Bottom 50% in DE
  • : 20-24% (Top 50%)
  • : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), DE Dept. of Education

School Overview

North Smyrna Elementary School's student population of 514 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-3
Total Students
514 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
41 teachers
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School Rankings

North Smyrna 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 North Smyrna Elementary School is 0.62, 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.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (DE)
#106 out of 196 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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20-24%
27%
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30-34%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
8%
19%
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Black
32%
30%
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White
52%
42%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.62
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
5%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), DE Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is North Smyrna Elementary School's ranking?
North Smyrna Elementary School is ranked #106 out of 196 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Delaware.
What schools are North Smyrna Elementary School often compared to?
North Smyrna Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Smyrna Elementary School, Sunnyside Elementary 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 30-34% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 42% DE state average).
How many students attend North Smyrna Elementary School?
514 students attend North Smyrna Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
52% of North Smyrna Elementary School students are White, 32% of students are Black, 8% of students are Hispanic, 7% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of North Smyrna Elementary School?
North Smyrna Elementary School has a student ration of 13:1, which is lower than the Delaware state average of 14:1.
What grades does North Smyrna Elementary School offer ?
North Smyrna Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-3
What school district is North Smyrna Elementary School part of?
North Smyrna Elementary School is part of Smyrna School District.

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School Closed - Professional Learning
May 06, 2024 (Monday)
School Closed - Memorial Day
May 27, 2024 (Monday)
School Closed - Professional Learning
June 10, 2024 (Monday)
School Closed - Last Teacher Day
June 11, 2024 (Tuesday)

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-3
  • Enrollment: 514 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 48%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 20-24% (Top 50%)
  • : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), DE Dept. of Education

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