Claymont Elementary School



Claymont Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Claymont Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 103
1 113
2 109
3 101
4 198
5 163
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Claymont Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Claymont, DE in the Brandywine School District. It enrolls 787 students in grades 1st through 12th. Claymont Elementary School is the 9th largest public school in Delaware and the 4,438th largest nationally. It has 14.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 787
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 56

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Claymont Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 395
(50%)
3,709
(48%)
 Male 392
(50%)
3,977
(52%)

Claymont Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 360
(46%)
3,832
(50%)
 Black 262
(33%)
2,736
(36%)
 Asian 74
(9%)
487
(6%)
 Hispanic 65
(8%)
433
(6%)
 Two or More 17
(2%)
125
(2%)
 American Indian 8
(1%)
70
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
3
(0%)

Claymont Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 430
(55%)
3,246
(42%)
 Not Eligible 324
(41%)
4,107
(53%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 33
(4%)
333
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 123 ranked schools in Delaware, Claymont Elementary School is ranked 14th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Claymont Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (58.8%) is slightly higher than the state average of 54.7%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Claymont Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 991
2006 857
2007 922
2008 933
2009 747
2010 735
2011 751
2012 787

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.9
2006 16.2
2007 17.7
2008 15
2009 13.6
2010 13.9
2011 13.9
2012 14.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.38546922300706
2006 0.35822637106184
2007 0.33297180043384
2008 0.36334405144695
2009 0.54082998661312
2010 0.59863945578231
2011 0.57390146471372
2012 0.58831003811944

Compare Claymont Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,291.2% 12.9:1
 
1,410.0% 14.1:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 54.7%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 58.8%
 

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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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