Keene (william B.) Elementary School



Keene (william B.) Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Keene (william B.) Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 98
1 103
2 115
3 115
4 119
5 105
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Keene (william B.) Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Newark, DE in the Christina School District. It enrolls 655 students in grades 1st through 12th. Keene (william B.) Elementary School is the 21st largest public school in Delaware and the 10,205th largest nationally. It has 18.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 655
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 36
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 10,205th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Delaware: 21st out of 126
Student/Teacher Rank in Delaware: 117th out of 126
Full Time Teacher Rank in Delaware: 44th out of 126

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Keene (william B.) Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 335
(51%)
5,926
(48%)
 Male 320
(49%)
6,500
(52%)

Keene (william B.) Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 307
(47%)
4,773
(38%)
 White 204
(31%)
3,731
(30%)
 Hispanic 70
(11%)
2,733
(22%)
 Two or More 49
(7%)
535
(4%)
 Asian 24
(4%)
617
(5%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
22
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
15
(0%)

Keene (william B.) Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 423
(65%)
6,701
(54%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 232
(35%)
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, Keene (william B.) Elementary School is ranked 51st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Keene (william B.) Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (35.4%) is slightly 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.

Keene (william B.) Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 750
2006 676
2007 667
2008 744
2009 614
2010 655
2011 693
2012 686
2013 716
2014 673
2015 655

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.6
2006 16.9
2007 15.9
2008 16.5
2009 15.4
2010 16
2011 15.4
2012 14.9
2013 15.2
2014 15
2015 18.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.39466666666667
2006 0.2810650887574
2007 0.28485757121439
2008 0.46774193548387
2009 0.43159609120521
2010 0.48549618320611
2011 0.46464646464646
2012 0.5131195335277
2013 0.35055865921788
2014 0.33432392273403
2015 0.35419847328244

Compare Keene (william B.) Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,401.8% 14.0:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,820.0% 18.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 35.4%
 
State Average 41.2%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Keene (william B.) Elementary School
Newark, DE
Public KG - 05 655 18.2:1  
Tlk Academy
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Private PK - 02 65 17:1 1 miles
Caravel Academy
Bear, DE
Private PK - 12 1,156 17:1 1 miles
Glasgow Christian Academy
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Private UG - UG 300 37:1 2 miles
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Public KG - 05 716 17.5:1 2 miles
Brader (henry M.) Elementary School
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Public PK - 05 560 16:1 2 miles
Christ the Teacher Catholic School
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Private PK - 08 610 28:1 3 miles
Leasure (may B.) Elementary School
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Public PK - 05 564 17.1:1 3 miles
Wilbur (kathleen H.) Elementary
Bear, DE
Public KG - 05 1,134 16.4:1 4 miles
Red Lion Christian Academy
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Private PK - 12 565 13:1 4 miles
Learning Express Academy
Newark, DE
Private KG - 07 74 5:1 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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