Best Public Schools in Zip Code 19973


The 19973 zip code area is home to 8 schools, including 5 elementary schools, 1 middle school, 1 high school, and 1 alternative school, all part of the Seaford School District. While the district is ranked 16 out of 31 in Delaware and has a 3-star rating, the schools within the 19973 zip code show a wide range of performance, with some standout performers and areas for improvement.

Seaford Central Elementary School and Frederick Douglass Elementary School are the top-performing schools in the area, ranking 35th and 34th out of 103 Delaware elementary schools, respectively, and both earning a 3-star rating from SchoolDigger. These schools outperform the district and state averages in English Language Arts and Mathematics for grades 3-5. In contrast, Sussex Montessori School and some of the other elementary schools lag behind the state averages in these subjects.

The racial diversity of the student population in this area is noteworthy, with the percentage of minority students ranging from around 45% to 75% across the different schools. This diversity is particularly evident at Seaford Senior High School, which has a more diverse student body compared to the other schools. While this high school ranks 36th out of 39 Delaware high schools and has a 1-star rating, the data suggests that there may be valuable insights to be gained from understanding the challenges and opportunities of serving a diverse student population.

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SchoolDigger data sources: National Center for Education Statistics, U.S. Department of Education, the U.S. Census Bureau and the Delaware Department of Education.

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