Skyline Middle School

  • Skyline Middle School serves 734 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 28% (which is lower than the Delaware state average of 44%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 43% (which is lower 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 61% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Delaware state average of 55%.

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School Overview

  • Skyline Middle School's student population of 734 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 50 teachers has grown by 19% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students734 students
Total Classroom Teachers50 teachers

School Comparison

  • Skyline Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Skyline Middle School is 0.68, which is equal to the diversity score at state average of 0.68. 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#141 out of 200 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
44%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
54%
Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
Asian
5%
4%
Hispanic
18%
17%
Black
38%
30%
White
39%
45%
Diversity Score0.680.68
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRed Clay Consolidated School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, DE Dept. of Education

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