Towne Point Elementary School

  • Towne Point Elementary School serves 270 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (which is lower than the Delaware state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-44% (which is lower than the Delaware state average of 54%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Towne Point Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Delaware for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Delaware state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Delaware state average of 56% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Towne Point Elementary School's student population of 270 students has declined by 15% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-4
Total Students270 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Towne Point 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 Towne Point Elementary School is 0.49, 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#126 out of 205 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
43%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
American Indian
2%
n/a
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
11%
18%
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Black
69%
30%
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White
15%
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 Towne Point Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in DE.
Diversity Score0.490.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
77%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
5%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Towne Point Elementary 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 NameCapital School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, DE Dept. of Education

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