Nellie Hughes Stokes Elementary School



Nellie Hughes Stokes Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Nellie Hughes Stokes Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 74
2 89
3 85
4 105
5 97
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Nellie Hughes Stokes Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Dover, DE in the Caesar Rodney School District. It enrolls 450 students in grades 1st through 12th. Nellie Hughes Stokes Elementary School is the 77th largest public school in Delaware and the 26,882nd largest nationally. It has 13.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 450
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 34
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 26,882nd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Delaware: 77th out of 126
Student/Teacher Rank in Delaware: 25th out of 126
Full Time Teacher Rank in Delaware: 53rd out of 126

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Nellie Hughes Stokes Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 227
(50%)
2,798
(51%)
 Female 223
(50%)
2,726
(49%)

Nellie Hughes Stokes Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 229
(51%)
3,041
(55%)
 Black 124
(28%)
1,430
(26%)
 Hispanic 47
(10%)
500
(9%)
 Two or More 33
(7%)
349
(6%)
 Asian 17
(4%)
183
(3%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
15
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
6
(0%)

Nellie Hughes Stokes Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 235
(52%)
3,640
(66%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 215
(48%)
1,884
(34%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 125 ranked schools in Delaware, Nellie Hughes Stokes Elementary School is ranked 56th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Nellie Hughes Stokes Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (47.8%) is slightly higher than the state average of 41.2%. 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.

Nellie Hughes Stokes Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 536
2006 484
2007 475
2008 494
2009 443
2010 432
2011 486
2012 453
2013 458
2014 442
2015 450

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.2
2006 14.2
2007 14
2008 16.2
2009 14.8
2010 14.4
2011 14.3
2012 12.9
2013 13.1
2014 13
2015 13.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.38805970149254
2006 0.40289256198347
2007 0.41052631578947
2008 0.42712550607287
2009 0.4627539503386
2010 0.53009259259259
2011 0.5
2012 0.6158940397351
2013 0.52183406113537
2014 0.42081447963801
2015 0.47777777777778

Compare Nellie Hughes Stokes Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,320.0% 13.2:1
 
1,401.8% 14.0:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 41.2%
 
This School 47.8%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Nellie Hughes Stokes Elementary School
Dover, DE
Public 01 - 05 450 13.2:1  
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Private PK - 08 62 6:1 1 miles
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Public 06 - 08 803 17.5:1 2 miles
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Public PK - 12 228 5.1:1 3 miles
F. Niel Postlethwait Middle School
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Public 06 - 08 818 17.4:1 3 miles
Calvary Christian Academy
Dover, DE
Private PK - 12 335 10:1 3 miles
W. Reily Brown Elementary School
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Public 01 - 05 441 13.8:1 3 miles
Allen Frear Elementary School
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Public 01 - 05 707 16.4:1 3 miles
Holy Cross School
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Private PK - 08 454 14:1 4 miles
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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 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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