H. O. Brittingham Elementary School
 Date updated - Summer 2018
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District: Cape Henlopen School District Telephone: (302) 684-8522
Address: 400 Mulberry Street, Milton DE 19968 Web: H. O. Brittingham Elementary School Page
Principal: Ned Gladfelter
School Demographics
Fall Enrollment

Grade 19359
Grade 29979
Grade 39877
Grade 410369
Grade 58976

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School Promotion by Grade

Grade 1100.0%
Grade 2100.0%
Grade 399.0%
Grade 4100.0%
Grade 5100.0%

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Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity

African American19.0%15.5%
American Indian0.2% 

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Other Student Characteristics

English Language Learner15.0%
Low Income40.0%
Special Education10.2%
Enrolled for Full Year100.0%

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Recently Arrived ELL Students

Number of Students Not Tested on ELA Assessment0

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Class Size (Percentage by Range) (2017-18)
* Elementary and special schools provide their own class size data

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School Finances

District Expenditure per Pupil (2016-17)


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District Sources of Revenue (2016-17)

Percent District Allocation of Current Expenses by Category (2016-17)

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Exemplary Programs
H.O.B. is a DE Recognition School that offers many engaging, exciting opportunities for our students as we educate the "whole child." The school emphasizes the "Leader in Me" philosophy which develops the individual leadership abilities of every student. Programs include the Cape Accelerated Program (CAP) , Spanish Immersion, HOSTS, PBS, Girls on the Run, Let Me Run, Service Club, Mentoring/Tutoring, 4th/5th Grade Chorus, and 5th Grade Instrumental Band. We are piloting several new STEM activities utilizing robotics (VEX). As a culturally diverse Title I school, we use a variety of curriculum resources aligned with the Common Core State Standards and ensure all students are engaged and challenged to achieve success. Our students benefit from accelerated learning and instructional support. Our Teacher/Parent/Student Compact ensures that everyone understands their important role in working together as a team, helping to make our school a positive, productive, safe and caring place

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Curriculum Highlights
We strive to increase and maintain high academic expectations and achievement for our HOB students with continuous improvement for everyone. Emphasis is given to our core content areas of Reading, Writing, Math, Social Studies and Science skills using inquiry based curriculum and instruction aligned with our Common Core State Standards. Students demonstrate their learning and understanding of concepts across all grades thanks to the collaborative efforts of our stakeholders. Students have access to the support of an on-site Reading Specialist, Math Specialist and an ELL teacher who work with students and staff members to ensure the success of all. During classroom instruction and RTI each day, students' individual needs are met in small, flexible group settings. H.O.B. has 21st Century technology in all classes including state of the art computers, ipads, and Smart Boards.

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