The Independence School

Private School
1300 Paper Mill Rd
Newark, DE 19711
New Castle County
(302) 239-0330

Religious Affiliation
Nonsectarian

Co-Ed Status
Coed

Associations

  • National Association of Independent Schools
  • State or regional independent school association



The Independence School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

The Independence School Students by Grade
PK 40
K 39
1 39
2 28
3 29
4 49
5 51
6 67
7 62
8 57
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

The Independence School is a private elementary school located in Newark, DE and enrolls 461 students in grades Kindergarten through 8th. The Independence School is the 9th largest private school in Delaware and the 1,366th largest nationally. It has 11.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 461
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 11:1
Full Time Teachers: 35

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The Independence School Students by Gender

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 Male 244
(53%)
12,651
(45%)
 Female 217
(47%)
15,674
(55%)

The Independence School Students by Ethnicity

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 White 270
(64%)
19,077
(79%)
 Asian 109
(26%)
1,215
(5%)
 Two or More 18
(4%)
659
(3%)
 Hispanic 13
(3%)
707
(3%)
 Black 10
(2%)
2,346
(10%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
28
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
38
(0%)

The Independence School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 836
2007 800
2009 752
2011 752
2013 502
2015 461

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 11
2007 12
2009 12
2011 16
2013 13
2015 11

Compare The Independence School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,100.0% 11.0:1
 
1,401.8% 14.0:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
The Independence School
Newark, DE
Private PK - 08 461 11:1  
Linden Hill Elementary School
Wilmington, DE
Public KG - 05 604 17.8:1 2 miles
Cacc Montessori School
Hockessin, DE
Private PK - KG 76 10:1 2 miles
North Star Elementary School
Hockessin, DE
Public KG - 05 683 17.5:1 2 miles
Hockessin Montessori School
Hockessin, DE
Private PK - 08 141 4:1 3 miles
Towle Institute
Newark, DE
Private 06 - 12 64 8:1 3 miles
William F. Cooke Junior Elementary
Hockessin, DE
Public KG - 05 516 18.4:1 3 miles
Wilson (etta J.) Elementary School
Newark, DE
Public KG - 05 424 15.1:1 3 miles
Skyline Middle School
Wilmington, DE
Public 06 - 08 898 16.9:1 3 miles
Heritage Elementary School
Wilmington, DE
Public KG - 05 623 18.3:1 3 miles
Holy Angels Elementary School
Newark, DE
Private PK - 08 395 15:1 4 miles
High Schools Elementary Schools

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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