Springer Middle School

2220 Shipley Road
Wilmington, DE 19803
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Springer Middle School serves 820 students in grades 6-8.
Springer 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 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 24% (which is lower than the Delaware state average of 27%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40% (which is lower than the Delaware state average of 42%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Delaware state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Delaware state average of 58% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 820 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 48%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in DE
  • Math Proficiency
    : 24% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), DE Dept. of Education

School Overview

Springer Middle School's student population of 820 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 60 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
820 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
60 teachers
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School Rankings

Springer Middle School is ranked within the top 50% of all 196 schools in Delaware (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Springer Middle School is 0.62, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (DE)
Overall Testing Rank
#91 out of 196 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
27%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
4%
4%
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Hispanic
7%
19%
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Black
33%
30%
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White
52%
42%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.62
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
26%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
4%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), DE Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Springer Middle School's ranking?
Springer Middle School is ranked #91 out of 196 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Delaware.
What schools are Springer Middle School often compared to?
Springer Middle Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Talley Middle School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
24% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 27% DE state average), while 40% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 42% DE state average).
How many students attend Springer Middle School?
820 students attend Springer Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
52% of Springer Middle School students are White, 33% of students are Black, 7% of students are Hispanic, 4% of students are Asian, 3% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are American Indian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Springer Middle School?
Springer Middle School has a student ration of 14:1, which is equal to the Delaware state average of 14:1.
What grades does Springer Middle School offer ?
Springer Middle School offers enrollment in grades 6-8
What school district is Springer Middle School part of?
Springer Middle School is part of Brandywine School District.

School Calendar

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Event
Date
PreK - 12th Grade Schools Closed / Offices Open (Professional Development)
March 13, 2024 (Wednesday)
PreK-12th Grade Schools Closed / Offices Open (Professional Responsibilities Day)
March 28, 2024 (Thursday)
Schools Closed / Offices Closed
March 29, 2024 (Friday)
Schools Closed / Offices Open (Spring Break)
April 01, 2024 (Monday)
Schools Closed / Offices Open (Spring Break)
April 02, 2024 (Tuesday)

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 820 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 48%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 24% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), DE Dept. of Education

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