Smyrna Middle School

  • Smyrna Middle School serves 916 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45% (which is higher than the Delaware state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 57% (which is higher than the Delaware state average of 54%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Smyrna Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Delaware for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Delaware state average of 56%.

School Overview

  • Smyrna Middle School's student population of 916 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 57 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students916 students
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Total Classroom Teachers57 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Smyrna Middle School is ranked within the top 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 Smyrna Middle School is 0.56, which is less than 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#80 out of 205 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
43%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:1n/a
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
7%
18%
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Black
30%
30%
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White
59%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Smyrna Middle School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in DE.
Diversity Score0.560.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
7%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Smyrna 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 NameSmyrna School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, DE Dept. of Education

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