365 North Main Street
Smyrna, DE 19977
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
North Smyrna Elementary School serves 512 students in grades Prekindergarten-3.
North Smyrna Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Delaware for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-24% (which is lower than the Delaware state average of 27%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the Delaware state average of 42%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Delaware state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Delaware state average of 58% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-3
  • Enrollment: 512 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 50%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in DE
  • Math Proficiency
    : 20-24% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 30-34% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), DE Dept. of Education

School Overview

North Smyrna Elementary School's student population of 512 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-3
Total Students
512 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
40 teachers
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School Rankings

North Smyrna Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 204 schools in Delaware (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of North Smyrna 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.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (DE)
Overall Testing Rank
#58 out of 204 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(20-21)
20-24%
27%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(20-21)
30-34%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
14:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
9%
18%
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Black
34%
30%
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White
50%
42%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.63
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
5%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), DE Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

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?

512 students attend North Smyrna Elementary School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

50% of North Smyrna Elementary School students are White, 34% of students are Black, 9% of students are Hispanic, 5% 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 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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Last Day for All Students
June 09, 2023 (Friday)
Last Day for Teachers
June 14, 2023 (Wednesday)

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-3
  • Enrollment: 512 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 50%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 20-24% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 30-34% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), DE Dept. of Education

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