School Details

Seaford Central Elementary School

1 Delaware Place, Seaford, DE 19973
(302) 629-4587
7

(out of 10)

Public Grades PK-5 423 students 14 students/teacher (DE avg is 15)

Test Scores by grade

90%
80%
88%
0%
78%
85%

Delaware Student Testing Program (DSTP)

In 2008-2009 Delaware used the Delaware Student Testing Program (DSTP) to test students in reading and math in grades 2 through 10, in writing in grades 3 through 10, and in science and social studies in grades 4, 6, 8 and 11. Only the scores for reading and math in grades 2 through 10, writing in grades 3 though 10, and science in grades 8 and 11 are displayed on GreatSchools profiles. The DSTP is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Delaware. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.
  • This school in 2013
  • Seaford School District average
  • Delaware state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

78%
56%
71%
69%
59%
73%

DE00188

None
90%
78%
78%
92%
82%
81%

Delaware Student Testing Program (DSTP)

In 2008-2009 Delaware used the Delaware Student Testing Program (DSTP) to test students in reading and math in grades 2 through 10, in writing in grades 3 through 10, and in science and social studies in grades 4, 6, 8 and 11. Only the scores for reading and math in grades 2 through 10, writing in grades 3 though 10, and science in grades 8 and 11 are displayed on GreatSchools profiles. The DSTP is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Delaware. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.
  • This school in 2013
  • Seaford School District average
  • Delaware state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

77%
63%
74%
81%
64%
74%
71%
62%
69%

DE00188

None
83%
72%
77%
90%
79%
82%

Delaware Student Testing Program (DSTP)

In 2008-2009 Delaware used the Delaware Student Testing Program (DSTP) to test students in reading and math in grades 2 through 10, in writing in grades 3 through 10, and in science and social studies in grades 4, 6, 8 and 11. Only the scores for reading and math in grades 2 through 10, writing in grades 3 though 10, and science in grades 8 and 11 are displayed on GreatSchools profiles. The DSTP is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Delaware. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.
  • This school in 2013
  • Seaford School District average
  • Delaware state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

82%
63%
77%
84%
63%
71%
65%
46%
50%

DE00188

None
78%
76%
77%
79%
84%
85%
45%
44%
60%

Delaware Student Testing Program (DSTP)

In 2008-2009 Delaware used the Delaware Student Testing Program (DSTP) to test students in reading and math in grades 2 through 10, in writing in grades 3 through 10, and in science and social studies in grades 4, 6, 8 and 11. Only the scores for reading and math in grades 2 through 10, writing in grades 3 though 10, and science in grades 8 and 11 are displayed on GreatSchools profiles. The DSTP is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Delaware. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.
  • This school in 2013
  • Seaford School District average
  • Delaware state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Seaford Central Elementary School is a public elementary school in Seaford. 423 children attend Seaford Central Elementary School and identify as White, non-Hispanic; Hispanic; and Black, non-Hispanic. 61% of the 423 students here get reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at Seaford Central Elementary School is 14:1. Frederick Douglass Elementary School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 54% 50%
Hispanic 5% 11%
Black, non-Hispanic 38% 37%
Asian 2% %
Asian/Pacific Islander 0.8% 1%
Multiracial 0.7% %
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0.3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 61% 60%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (11 years ago)

    Great School! The balanced calendar approach makes lots of sense. School is now (and has been for over a year) K - 5.

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