Selbyville Middle School

  • Selbyville Middle School serves 693 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 57% (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 70% (which is higher than the Delaware state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Delaware state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Delaware state average of 55%.

School Overview

  • Selbyville Middle School's student population of 693 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 46 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2018)
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students693 students
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Total Classroom Teachers46 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Selbyville Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Selbyville Middle School is 0.60, 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#55 out of 200 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
44%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Selbyville Middle 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 Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
26%
17%
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Black
14%
30%
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White
56%
45%
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Two or more races
2%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Selbyville Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in DE.
Diversity Score0.600.54
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Selbyville Middle 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 Selbyville Middle 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 NameIndian River School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, DE Dept. of Education

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