Southern Delaware School Of The Arts

  • Southern Delaware School Of The Arts serves 459 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 75% (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 85% (which is higher than the Delaware state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Delaware state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Delaware state average of 55%.

School Overview

  • Southern Delaware School Of The Arts's student population of 459 students has grown by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students459 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Southern Delaware School Of The Arts's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Southern Delaware School Of The Arts is 0.37, which is less than 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#5 out of 200 schools
(Top 5%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
75%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Southern Delaware School Of The Arts and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Delaware by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
85%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Southern Delaware School Of The Arts 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 Ratio16:115:1
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
13%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Southern Delaware School Of The Arts and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Delaware by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
5%
30%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Southern Delaware School Of The Arts and the percentage of Black public school students in Delaware by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
78%
45%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Southern Delaware School Of The Arts and the percentage of White public school students in Delaware by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Southern Delaware School Of The Arts.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in DE.
Diversity Score0.370.68
This chart display the diversity score of Southern Delaware School Of The Arts and the public school average diversity score of Delaware by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Southern Delaware School Of The Arts 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 Southern Delaware School Of The Arts 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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