Providence Creek Academy Charter School

  • Providence Creek Academy Charter School serves 700 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 52% (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 64% (which is higher than the Delaware state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Delaware state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Delaware state average of 55%.

School Overview

  • Providence Creek Academy Charter School's student population of 700 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 40 teachers has declined by 46% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students700 students
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Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Providence Creek Academy Charter School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 9:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Providence Creek Academy Charter School is 0.55, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.53. 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#36 out of 200 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Providence Creek Academy Charter 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)
64%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Providence Creek Academy Charter 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 Ratio18:115:1
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Asian
2%
4%
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Hispanic
6%
17%
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Black
28%
30%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Providence Creek Academy Charter School and the percentage of Black public school students in Delaware by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
61%
45%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Providence Creek Academy Charter 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
3%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Providence Creek Academy Charter School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in DE.
Diversity Score0.550.53
This chart display the diversity score of Providence Creek Academy Charter 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 Providence Creek Academy Charter 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 Providence Creek Academy Charter 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 NameProvidence Creek Academy Charter School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, DE Dept. of Education

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