Seaford Central Elementary School



Seaford Central Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Seaford Central Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 94
1 77
2 88
3 68
4 83
5 60
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Seaford Central Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Seaford, DE in the Seaford School District. It enrolls 470 students in grades 1st through 12th. Seaford Central Elementary School is the 65th largest public school in Delaware and the 24,417th largest nationally. It has 16.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 470
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 29
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 24,417th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Delaware: 65th out of 123
Student/Teacher Rank in Delaware: 98th out of 122
Full Time Teacher Rank in Delaware: 88th out of 122

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Seaford Central Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 250
(53%)
1,270
(49%)
 Male 220
(47%)
1,324
(51%)

Seaford Central Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 241
(51%)
1,141
(44%)
 Black 173
(37%)
878
(34%)
 Hispanic 24
(5%)
386
(15%)
 Two or More 20
(4%)
135
(5%)
 Asian 10
(2%)
37
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
4
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
13
(1%)

Seaford Central Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 262
(56%)
1,830
(71%)
 Not Eligible 187
(40%)
641
(25%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 21
(4%)
123
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 123 ranked schools in Delaware, Seaford Central Elementary School is ranked 56th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Seaford Central Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (60.2%) 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.

Seaford Central Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 356
2006 356
2007 379
2008 378
2009 376
2010 423
2011 460
2012 470

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.8
2006 14.2
2007 14.6
2008 14
2009 13.4
2010 15.1
2011 16.4
2012 16.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.53651685393258
2006 0.5814606741573
2007 0.54617414248021
2008 0.54232804232804
2009 0.49734042553191
2010 0.60756501182033
2011 0.60434782608696
2012 0.60212765957447

Compare Seaford Central Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,291.2% 12.9:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,620.0% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 54.7%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 60.2%
 

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Public PK - 05 470 16.2:1  
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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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