W. Reily Brown Elementary School

360 Webbs Lane
Dover, DE 19904
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
W. Reily Brown Elementary School serves 541 students in grades 1-5.
W. Reily Brown 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 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 17% (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 35% (which is lower than the Delaware state average of 42%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Delaware state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Delaware state average of 58% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 1-5
  • Enrollment: 541 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 60%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in DE
  • Math Proficiency
    : 17% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 35% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), DE Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

W. Reily Brown Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Delaware for:

Category
Attribute

School Overview

W. Reily Brown Elementary School's student population of 541 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 42 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 1-5
Total Students
541 students
This chart display total students of W. Reily Brown Elementary School by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Gender %
This chart display gender of W. Reily Brown Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers
42 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of W. Reily Brown Elementary School by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Students by Grade
This chart display the students of W. Reily Brown Elementary School by grade.

School Rankings

W. Reily Brown Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 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 W. Reily Brown Elementary School is 0.71, which is more 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
#121 out of 196 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of W. Reily Brown Elementary School, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
17%
27%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of W. Reily Brown Elementary School 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 2020-21 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of W. Reily Brown Elementary School 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 2020-21 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
14:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of W. Reily Brown Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Delaware by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in W. Reily Brown Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Delaware by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hispanic
14%
19%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in W. Reily Brown Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Delaware by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
33%
30%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in W. Reily Brown Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Delaware by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
40%
42%
This chart display the percentage of White students in W. Reily Brown Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Delaware by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
11%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in W. Reily Brown Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Delaware by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in W. Reily Brown Elementary School.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in DE.
Diversity Score
0.71
This chart display the diversity score of W. Reily Brown Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Delaware by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
48%
34%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in W. Reily Brown Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Delaware by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
3%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in W. Reily Brown 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 District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), DE Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is W. Reily Brown Elementary School's ranking?
W. Reily Brown Elementary School is ranked #121 out of 196 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Delaware.
What schools are W. Reily Brown Elementary School often compared to?
W. Reily Brown Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Ross (Lulu M.) Elementary School, Academy Of Dover Charter School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
17% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 27% DE state average), while 35% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 42% DE state average).
How many students attend W. Reily Brown Elementary School?
541 students attend W. Reily Brown Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
40% of W. Reily Brown Elementary School students are White, 33% of students are Black, 14% of students are Hispanic, 11% of students are Two or more races, and 2% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of W. Reily Brown Elementary School?
W. Reily Brown Elementary School has a student ration of 13:1, which is lower than the Delaware state average of 14:1.
What grades does W. Reily Brown Elementary School offer ?
W. Reily Brown Elementary School offers enrollment in grades 1-5
What school district is W. Reily Brown Elementary School part of?
W. Reily Brown Elementary School is part of Caesar Rodney School District.

School Calendar

View the W. Reily Brown Elementary School yearly calendar below. Note key dates such as:

Event
Date
Schools closed / Teacher In-Service
March 28, 2024 (Thursday)
Schools Closed/Spring Break (District Offices CLOSED Friday)
March 29, 2024 (Friday)
Spring Break Week / Schools Closed (District Office Open)
April 01, 2024 (Monday)
Schools Closed / Teacher In-Service / Conferences)
April 19, 2024 (Friday)
Schools Closed / Memorial Day (District Offices Closed)
May 27, 2024 (Monday)

School Reviews

Review W. Reily Brown Elementary School. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
Rate this school:

Recent Articles

Are Public Schools Protecting the Environment?
Are Public Schools Protecting the Environment?
Learn about how public schools are making their campuses greener through technology investments, policy changes, and eco-friendly student education.
Should My Child Enroll in Honors Or General Courses?
Should My Child Enroll in Honors Or General Courses?
Honors or general courses? Find out which type is best for your child's learning environment and GPA.
Public Schools in a Minute
Public Schools in a Minute
Explore the diverse world of public schools in a minute! Our brief overview provides a snapshot of the educational landscape, school districts, curriculum, and more. Get a quick glance at the big picture of K-12 education.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 1-5
  • Enrollment: 541 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 60%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 17% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 35% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), DE Dept. of Education

Related School Videos

Quick Links