Niche Grade
  • Grades
  • Students
  • Type
    Public, Charter
  • Reviews
    144 3.8
  • Ranking

Charter School of Wilmington is a public charter school in Wilmington, Delaware. It has 970 students in grades 9-12. According to state standards, 98% of students at this school are considered proficient in math and/or reading. There have been 144 reviews written and they have been mostly positive.

100 North Dupont Rd
Wilmington, DE 19807
(302) 651-2727

Ratings and Reviews
3.8 from 144 reviews
Take our parent or student survey to add your review.

    • High School Senior
    • 4
    Overall Experience: The school is very prestigious.
    • High School Senior
    • 3
    Administration & Policies: The dress code is enforced intensely.
    • High School Senior
    • 3
    Sports & Fitness: More practice fields would be beneficial.
    • High School Senior
    • 4
    Teachers: The teachers are highly qualified.
    • High School Senior
    • 4
    Extracurriculars: There are many clubs of different kinds.

Academics Read more about this school's academics

Nearby Schools

Niche Grade Name Type
Harvest Christian Academy - Wilmington Private, Religious
2.66 Alexis I. duPont Middle School Public
3.66 Odyssey Charter School Public, Charter
High Road School of Delaware Private, Special Education
Zion Early Education Center Private, Religious
3.66 Tower Hill School Private
2.66 Austin D. Baltz Elementary School Public
All Saints Catholic School Private, Religious
2.00 Bayard Middle School Public
Douglass School Public
Nativity Preparatory School of Wilmington Private, Religious, All-Boys
St. Elizabeth Elementary School Private, Religious
3.00 St. Elizabeth High School Private, Religious
2.66 Highlands Elementary School Public
2.00 Casimir Pulaski Elementary School Public
2.33 Padua Academy Private, Religious, All-Girls
St. Ann School Private, Religious
3.00 Alexis I. duPont High School Public
St. Paul Elementary School Private, Religious
2.66 William C. Lewis Dual Language Elementary School Public
3.33 The Tatnall School Private
2.66 Ursuline Academy Private, Religious
2.66 Richardson Park Elementary School Public
3.00 Richardson Park Learning Center Public
3.66 Delaware Military Academy Public, Charter
St. Matthew School Private, Religious
4.00 Conrad Schools of Science Public, Magnet
St. Peter Cathedral School Private, Religious
2.66 Marbrook Elementary School Public
St. Catherine of Siena School Private, Religious
First State School Public, Alternative
3.66 Wilmington Friends School Private, Religious
2.66 Warner Elementary School Public
3.66 Kuumba Academy Charter School Public, Charter
3.00 Salesianum School Private, Religious, All-Boys
3.00 Richey Elementary School Public
St. Michael's School & Nursery Private, Alternative, Religious
2.66 Evan G. Shortlidge Academy Public
Sharon Temple Adventist Elementary School Private, Religious
2.00 Bancroft Elementary School Public
Astra Zeneca Child Development Center Private
Elementary Workshop Montessori School Private, Montessori
3.00 Howard High School of Technology Public
Vision Learning Center Private, Religious
1.66 Frederick Douglass Stubbs Elementary School Public
Alternative School Private
3.00 Delcastle Technical High School Public
1.66 Delaware College Preparatory Academy Public, Charter
1.33 Maurice J. Moyer Academy Public, Charter
3.00 Elbert-Palmer Elementary School Public
2.66 Anna P. Mote Elementary School Public
1.66 Prestige Academy Public, Charter, All-Boys
3.00 Pierre S. Dupont Middle School Public
3.00 Thomas A. Edison Charter School Public, Charter
St. Mary Magdalen School Private, Religious
Montessori Learning Centre Private, Montessori
The Urban Promise School Private, Religious
2.66 David W. Harlan Elementary School Public
3.66 Lombardy Elementary School Public
Charles W. Bush School Public
3.66 Brandywine Springs School Public
City Gates Academy Private, Religious
The Pilot School Private, Special Education
2.33 Calvin R. McCullough Middle School Public
Concord Preschool & Childcare Private, Religious
1.66 East Side Charter School Public, Charter
Albert Einstein Academy Private, Religious
2.33 Wilmington Manor Elementary School Public
Layton Preparatory School Private, Special Education
2.33 Harry O. Eisenberg Elementary School Public
St. John the Beloved School Private, Religious
John G. Leach School Public
2.33 Colwyck Elementary School Public
3.33 Springer Middle School Public
2.66 Thomas McKean High School Public
2.66 Stanton Middle School Public
St. Mark's Prekindergarten & Kindergarten Private, Religious
Immaculate Heart of Mary School Private, Religious
2.33 Castle Hills Elementary School Public
2.33 George Read Middle School Public
3.33 The Central School Public, Alternative
Wilmington Junior Academy Private, Religious
3.00 Brandywine High School Public
2.66 Pencader Business & Finance Charter High School Public, Charter
2.00 Wilmington Christian School Private, Religious
2.33 William Penn High School Public
2.66 Mount Pleasant High School Public
Faith Preschool & Child Care Private, Religious
3.00 John Dickinson High School Public
3.33 Sanford School Private
3.00 Carrie Downie Elementary School Public
1.66 Family Foundations Academy Public, Charter
3.00 Carrcroft Elementary School Public
3.00 Mount Pleasant Elementary School Public
St. Peter Catholic School Private, Religious
Children's House Montessori School Private, Montessori
Hockessin Montessori School Private, Montessori
2.66 Pleasantville Elementary School Public
3.00 Brandywood Elementary School Public
3.33 Concord High School Public

Comparable Schools

Niche Grade Name Distance Total Students
4.00 CAB Calloway School of the Arts 0 mi. 876
2.66 Alexis I. duPont Middle School 1 mi. 541
3.66 Odyssey Charter School 1 mi. 500
2.00 Bayard Middle School 1 mi. 526
3.00 Alexis I. duPont High School 2 mi. 1,254

Around Charter School of Wilmington

We do our best to keep our list of schools and districts, along with their attendance zone boundaries up-to-date and complete, but it isn't perfect. You should always check with the relevant school/district regarding school options, boundaries, and other eligibility requirements.

Student Demographics Read more about this school's student culture and diversity


Female 48%
Male 51%

Student Diversity

Charter School of Wilmington United States Alexis I. duPont High School Alexis I. duPont Middle School Bayard Middle School CAB Calloway School of the Arts Odyssey Charter School
White 66.0% 51.6% 51.0% 12.0% 3.0% 69.0% 68.0%
Asian 26.0% 4.7% 4.0% 0% 0% 6.0% 5.0%
African American 4.0% 15.2% 27.0% 45.0% 72.0% 16.0% 18.0%
Hispanic 2.0% 24.5% 16.0% 41.0% 23.0% 7.0% 7.0%
Native American 0% 1.1% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Pacific Islander 0% 0.4% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Multiracial 0% 2.6% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%


Grade 9 24.8%
Grade 10 24.6%
Grade 11 25.4%
Grade 12 25.2%

Educational Outcomes Read more about this school's educational outcomes

Student Opinions

If you could do it all over again, would you still want to go to this school?     Based on 11 responses

  • 82% Yes
  • 18% Not sure.
  • 0% No

What are the best things about this school?     Based on 7 responses

  • 33% A strong focus on Math and Science
  • 28% Challenging classes with great teachers
  • 22% No fighting or discipline issues
  • 17% Zero bullying tolerance

What are the worst things about this school?     Based on 6 responses

  • 50% Some teachers are not as good as you might think
  • 50% The workload, although tolerable, is still high

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 8 responses

  • 62% Voted the best school in the state
  • 38% Highest SAT scores and AP scores in the State

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 7 responses

  • 100% Rigorous

What is the most helpful tip for a student to know before coming to this school?     Based on 7 responses

  • 71% Prepare for stress!
  • 14% Time Management is the key!
  • 14% Expect to breakdown freshman year

What is your overall opinion of this school?     Based on 7 responses

  • 57% I love everything about this school.
  • 43% I like mostly everything about this school, but there are some things I wish were different.
  • 0% I like a few things about this school, but I'm disappointed in general.
  • 0% I hate everything about this school.