2025 Graves Road
Hockessin, DE 19707
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
William F. Cooke Junior Elementary School serves 657 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
William F. Cooke Junior Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Delaware for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 63% (which is higher than the Delaware state average of 42%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 69% (which is higher than the Delaware state average of 53%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Delaware state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Delaware state average of 56% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

William F. Cooke Junior Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Delaware for:

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School Overview

William F. Cooke Junior Elementary School's student population of 657 students has grown by 27% over five school years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has grown by 42% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
657 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
40 teachers
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School Rankings

William F. Cooke Junior Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 204 schools in Delaware (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of William F. Cooke Junior Elementary School is 0.52, 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
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State Level (DE)
Overall Testing Rank
#23 out of 204 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
15:1
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American Indian
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Asian
8%
4%
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Hispanic
15%
18%
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Black
6%
30%
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White
67%
44%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.52
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, DE Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 657 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 33%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in DE
  • Math Proficiency
    : 63% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 69% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.52 (Btm 50%)

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