Shields (richard A.) Elementary School
Shields (richard A.) Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Delaware for:
- Category Attribute
- Overall Rank Highest overall rank (Top 5%)
- Math Proficiency Highest math proficiency (Top 5%)
- Reading/Language Arts Proficiency Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 10%)
- Shields (richard A.) Elementary School's student population of 529 students has declined by 26% over five school years.
- The teacher population of 39 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
|Awards||Blue Ribbon School (2013)|
|Grades Offered||Grades Prekindergarten-5|
|Total Students||529 students|
|Total Classroom Teachers||39 teachers|
|Students by Grade|
- Shields (richard A.) Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 209 schools in Delaware (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
- The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
|Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data||This School||State Level (DE)|
|Overall School Rank (16-17)||#9 out of 209 schools|
|Math Test Scores (% Proficient)|
|Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||14:1||15:1|
|Two or more races|
|All Ethnic Groups|
|Eligible for Free Lunch||n/a||n/a|
|Eligible for Reduced Lunch||n/a||n/a|
|School Statewide Testing||View Education Department Test Scores|
|School District Name||Cape Henlopen School District|
Nearby Public Schools
- The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Shields (richard A.) Elementary School is Sussex Consortium (0.4 miles away)
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- Lewes Sussex Consortium Grades: PK-12 | 272 students
520 Dupont Avenue
Lewes, DE 19958
(302)645-7210 0.4 PK-12 272
- Lewes Love Creek Elementary School Grades: K-5 | 619 students
19488 John J. Williams Hwy
Lewes, DE 19958
(302)703-3456 3.6 K-5 619
- Lewes Beacon Middle School Grades: 4-8 | 645 students
19483 John J. Williams Highway
Lewes, DE 19958
(302)645-6288 3.7 4-8 645
- Rehoboth Beach Rehoboth Elementary School Grades: PK-6 | 468 students
500 Stockley Street
Rehoboth Beach, DE 19971
(302)227-2571 5.1 PK-6 468
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