Delaware College Preparatory Academy



Delaware College Preparatory Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Delaware College Preparatory Academy Students by Grade
PK 0
K 54
1 52
2 38
3 36
4 37
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Delaware College Preparatory Academy is a public elementary school located in Wilmington, DE in the Delaware College Preparatory Academy. It enrolls 217 students in grades 1st through 12th. Delaware College Preparatory Academy is the 115th largest public school in Delaware and the 47,211th largest nationally. It has 12.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 217
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 17
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 47,211th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Delaware: 115th out of 123
Student/Teacher Rank in Delaware: 35th out of 122
Full Time Teacher Rank in Delaware: 118th out of 122

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Delaware College Preparatory Academy Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 120
(55%)
120
(55%)
 Male 97
(45%)
97
(45%)

Delaware College Preparatory Academy Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 208
(96%)
208
(96%)
 Hispanic 6
(3%)
6
(3%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Two or More 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 White 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Delaware College Preparatory Academy Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 188
(87%)
188
(87%)
 Not Eligible 29
(13%)
29
(13%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 123 ranked schools in Delaware, Delaware College Preparatory Academy is ranked 90th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Delaware College Preparatory Academy students on free and reduced lunch assistance (86.6%) 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.

Delaware College Preparatory Academy Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2007 N/A
2008 112
2009 179
2010 244
2011 276
2012 217

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2007 N/A
2008 2.4
2009 14.9
2010 18.8
2011 14.5
2012 12.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2007
2008 0.11607142857143
2009 0.78212290502793
2010 0.69672131147541
2011 0.6195652173913
2012 0.86635944700461

Compare Delaware College Preparatory Academy to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,280.0% 12.8:1
 
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 86.6%
 

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Delaware College Preparatory Academy
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Public KG - 04 217 12.8:1  
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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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