Ross (lulu M.) Elementary School

  • Ross (lulu M.) Elementary School serves 518 students in grades 2-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 53% (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 49% (which is lower than the Delaware state average of 54%) 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 51% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Delaware state average of 55%.

Top Placements

Ross (lulu M.) Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Delaware for:

School Overview

  • Ross (lulu M.) Elementary School's student population of 518 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2004)
Grades OfferedGrades 2-5
Total Students518 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ross (lulu M.) Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Ross (lulu M.) Elementary School is 0.65, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.54. 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#91 out of 200 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
44%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
26%
17%
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Black
21%
30%
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White
49%
45%
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Two or more races
4%
3%
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Diversity Score0.650.54
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMilford School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, DE Dept. of Education

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