Delaware School for the Deaf



Delaware School for the Deaf Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Delaware School for the Deaf Students by Grade
PK 33
K 4
1 5
2 8
3 7
4 6
5 3
6 3
7 5
8 4
9 2
10 10
11 11
12 9

Delaware School for the Deaf is a public elementary school located in Newark, DE in the Christina School District. It enrolls 110 students in grades 1st through 12th. Delaware School for the Deaf is the 122nd largest public school in Delaware and the 52,693rd largest nationally. It has 4.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 110
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 4.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 25
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 52,693rd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Delaware: 122nd out of 126
Student/Teacher Rank in Delaware: 4th out of 126
Full Time Teacher Rank in Delaware: 98th out of 126

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Delaware School for the Deaf Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 60
(55%)
6,500
(52%)
 Female 50
(45%)
5,926
(48%)

Delaware School for the Deaf Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 45
(41%)
3,731
(30%)
 Black 32
(29%)
4,773
(38%)
 Hispanic 27
(25%)
2,733
(22%)
 Two or More 3
(3%)
535
(4%)
 Asian 2
(2%)
617
(5%)
 American Indian 1
(1%)
22
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
15
(0%)

Delaware School for the Deaf Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 80
(73%)
6,701
(54%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 30
(27%)
5,725
(46%)
 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, Delaware School for the Deaf is ranked 121st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Delaware School for the Deaf students on free and reduced lunch assistance (27.3%) is lower than the state average of 41.2%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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 School for the Deaf Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 135
2006 122
2007 136
2008 139
2009 134
2010 115
2011 125
2012 113
2013 115
2014 112
2015 110

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 3.5
2006 4.7
2007 5.7
2008 5
2009 5.3
2010 4.3
2011 4.6
2012 3.3
2013 3.6
2014 4.1
2015 4.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.36296296296296
2006 0.44262295081967
2007 0.39705882352941
2008 0.48201438848921
2009 0.51492537313433
2010 0.57391304347826
2011 0.512
2012 0.58407079646018
2013 0.34782608695652
2014 0.25
2015 0.27272727272727

Compare Delaware School for the Deaf to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
440.0% 4.4:1
 
1,401.8% 14.0:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 27.3%
 
State Average 41.2%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Delaware School for the Deaf
Newark, DE
Public PK - 12 110 4.4:1  
Brookside Elementary School
Newark, DE
Public PK - 05 347 16.5:1 1 miles
Christina Early Education Center
Newark, DE
Public PK - PK 246 9.5:1 1 miles
Smith (jennie E.) Elementary School
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Public PK - 05 571 19:1 1 miles
Islamic Academy of Delaware
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Private PK - 08 122 7:1 1 miles
Brennen School (the)
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Public PK - 12 143 1.6:1 1 miles
Kirk (george V.) Middle School
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Public 06 - 08 772 16.4:1 1 miles
The College School
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Private 02 - 08 57 9:1 2 miles
Scalias Day Care Center
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Private PK - 07 60 14:1 2 miles
Holy Angels Elementary School
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Private PK - 08 395 15:1 2 miles
Univ of Delaware Laboratory Preschool
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Private PK - KG 62 2:1 2 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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