Central School (the)



Central School (the) Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Central School (the) Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 27
7 25
8 33
9 35
10 25
11 20
12 11

Central School (the) is a public elementary school located in Wilmington, DE in the Red Clay Consolidated School District. It enrolls 176 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 7.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 176
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 7:1
Full Time Teachers: 25

Show Your School Spirit With Shirts and Apparel

Sale price: $19.99
Sale price: $22.99

Find Former CS(t) Alumni

Central School (the) Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 125
(71%)
6,673
(50%)
 Female 51
(29%)
6,722
(50%)

Central School (the) Students by Ethnicity

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Black 86
(49%)
2,858
(21%)
 Hispanic 46
(26%)
3,459
(26%)
 White 43
(24%)
6,144
(46%)
 Asian 1
(1%)
734
(5%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
173
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
4
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
23
(0%)

Central School (the) Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

Outer ring represents school district
  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 136
(77%)
6,362
(47%)
 Not Eligible 28
(16%)
6,455
(48%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 12
(7%)
578
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Central School (the) students on free and reduced lunch assistance (84.1%) is significantly 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.

Central School (the) Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 107
2006 107
2007 107
2008 151
2009 146
2010 164
2011 166
2012 176

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.3
2006 6.7
2007 7.6
2008 9.4
2009 8.6
2010 8.2
2011 8.3
2012 7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.71028037383178
2006 0.69158878504673
2007 0.69158878504673
2008 0.67549668874172
2009 0.75342465753425
2010 0.79268292682927
2011 0.81325301204819
2012 0.84090909090909

Compare Central School (the) to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
700.0% 7.0:1
 
1,291.2% 12.9:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 54.7%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 84.1%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Central School (the)
Wilmington, DE
Public 06 - 12 176 7:1  
Stanton Middle School
Wilmington, DE
Public 06 - 08 690 16.4:1 1 miles
Developing Minds Preschool and Learning Center
Wilmington, DE
Private PK - TK 67 2:1 1 miles
Mote (anna P.) Elementary School
Wilmington, DE
Public PK - 05 602 13.1:1 2 miles
Forest Oak Elementary School
Newark, DE
Public KG - 05 543 16:1 2 miles
St John the Beloved School
Wilmington, DE
Private PK - 08 618 18:1 2 miles
Heritage Elementary School
Wilmington, DE
Public KG - 05 598 15.3:1 2 miles
Brandywine Springs School
Wilmington, DE
Public KG - 08 1,090 15.8:1 3 miles
Skyline Middle School
Wilmington, DE
Public 06 - 08 826 19.7:1 3 miles
Tutor Time Child Care
Newark, DE
Private PK - 08 87 10:1 3 miles
Richey Elementary School
Wilmington, DE
Public KG - 05 402 12.2:1 3 miles
High Schools Elementary Schools

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.

All Rights Reserved. Copyright © 2017. ElementarySchools.org.