Skyline Middle School

2900 Skyline Drive
Wilmington, DE 19808
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Skyline Middle School serves 627 students in grades 6-8.
Skyline Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Delaware for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 18% (which is lower than the Delaware state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 36% (which is lower than the Delaware state average of 54%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Delaware state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Delaware state average of 56% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Skyline Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Delaware for:

School Overview

Skyline Middle School's student population of 627 students has declined by 30% over five school years.
The teacher population of 42 teachers has declined by 20% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students627 students
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Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
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School Comparison

Skyline Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 205 schools in Delaware (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Skyline Middle School is 0.69, which is equal to the diversity score at state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (DE)
Overall Testing Rank
#164 out of 205 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
18%
43%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
5%
4%
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Hispanic
19%
18%
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Black
41%
30%
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White
33%
44%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.690.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
56%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
6%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRed Clay Consolidated School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, DE Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Skyline Middle School is Dickinson (john) High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Heritage Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Wilmington Heritage Elementary School Math: 50% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 517 students
    0.2 miles
    2815 Highlands Lane
    Wilmington, DE 19808
    (302) 454-3424
    0.2 K-5 517
  • Wilmington Dickinson (john) High School Math: 31% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 814 students
    0.8 miles
    1801 Milltown Road
    Wilmington, DE 19808
    (302) 992-5500
    0.8 6-12 814
  • Wilmington Linden Hill Elementary School Math: 68% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-5 | 599 students
    0.8 miles
    3415 Skyline Drive
    Wilmington, DE 19808
    (302) 454-3406
    0.8 K-5 599
  • Newark Forest Oak Elementary School Math: 33% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 554 students
    1.3 miles
    55 South Meadowood Drive
    Newark, DE 19711
    (302) 454-3420
    1.3 K-5 554
  • Newark Meadowood Program Alternative School
    Math: 6-9% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-12 | 150 students
    1.4 miles
    55a South Meadowood Drive
    Newark, DE 19711
    (302) 454-3400
    1.4 PK-12 150

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