Southern Elementary School
Southern Elementary School's student population of 838 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 64 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
|Grades Offered||Grades Prekindergarten-5|
|Total Students||838 students|
|Total Classroom Teachers||64 teachers|
|Students by Grade|
Southern Elementary 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 Southern Elementary School is 0.65, 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 Data||This School||State Level (DE)|
Overall Testing Rank
|#149 out of 205 schools|
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
|Student : Teacher Ratio||13:1||15:1|
|Two or more races|
|All Ethnic Groups|
|Eligible for Free Lunch|
|Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)|
|School Statewide Testing||View Education Department Test Scores|
|School District Name||Colonial School District|
Nearby Public Schools
The nearest high school to Southern Elementary School is St. Georges Technical High School (3.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Bedford (gunning) Middle School (0.1 miles away)
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- New Castle Bedford (gunning) Middle School Grades: 6-8 | 1,067 student
801 Cox Neck Road
New Castle, DE 19720
(302) 832-6280 0.1 6-8 1,067
- Bear Wilbur (kathleen H.) Elementary School Grades: K-5 | 1,180 student
4050 Wrangle Hill Road
Bear, DE 19701
(302) 832-6330 2.5 K-5 1,180
- Middletown St. Georges Technical High School Grades: 9-12 | 1,146 student
555 Hyetts Corner Rd.
Middletown, DE 19709
(302) 449-3360 3.2 9-12 1,146
- Newark Leasure (may B.) Elementary School Grades: PK-5 | 447 students
1015 Church Road
Newark, DE 19702
(302) 454-2103 4.9 PK-5 447
- Middletown Cedar Lane Early Childhood Center Grades: PK-K | 247 students
1221 Cedar Lane Road
Middletown, DE 19709
(302) 449-5873 5.1 PK-K 247
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