New Castle Elementary School



New Castle Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

New Castle Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 97
1 90
2 97
3 93
4 99
5 105
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

New Castle Elementary School is a public elementary school located in New Castle, DE in the Colonial School District. It enrolls 581 students in grades 1st through 12th. New Castle Elementary School is the 40th largest public school in Delaware and the 14,994th largest nationally. It has 15.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 581
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 38
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 14,994th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Delaware: 40th out of 126
Student/Teacher Rank in Delaware: 62nd out of 126
Full Time Teacher Rank in Delaware: 36th out of 126

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New Castle Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 304
(52%)
3,898
(51%)
 Female 277
(48%)
3,688
(49%)

New Castle Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 237
(41%)
3,144
(41%)
 Hispanic 192
(33%)
1,567
(21%)
 White 130
(22%)
2,414
(32%)
 Two or More 16
(3%)
217
(3%)
 Asian 6
(1%)
219
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
11
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
14
(0%)

New Castle Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 335
(58%)
3,905
(51%)
 Not Eligible 246
(42%)
3,681
(49%)
 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, New Castle Elementary School is ranked 23rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of New Castle Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (57.7%) is 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.

New Castle Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2013 564
2014 553
2015 581

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2013 15.7
2014 14.6
2015 15.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2013 0.59042553191489
2014 0.57685352622061
2015 0.57659208261618

Compare New Castle Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,401.8% 14.0:1
 
1,530.0% 15.3:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 41.2%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 57.7%
 

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New Castle Elementary School
New Castle, DE
Public KG - 05 581 15.3:1  
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Leach (john G.) School
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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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