Brandywine Springs School



Brandywine Springs School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Brandywine Springs School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 94
1 100
2 106
3 106
4 129
5 136
6 103
7 102
8 105
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Brandywine Springs School is a public elementary school located in Wilmington, DE in the Red Clay Consolidated School District. It enrolls 981 students in grades 1st through 12th. Brandywine Springs School is the 5th largest public school in Delaware and the 1,491st largest nationally. It has 17.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 981
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 57

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Brandywine Springs School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 501
(51%)
6,689
(50%)
 Female 480
(49%)
6,604
(50%)

Brandywine Springs School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 749
(76%)
5,831
(44%)
 Hispanic 80
(8%)
3,663
(28%)
 Asian 63
(6%)
833
(6%)
 Black 49
(5%)
2,581
(19%)
 Two or More 40
(4%)
351
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
3
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
31
(0%)

Brandywine Springs School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 867
(88%)
7,516
(57%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 114
(12%)
5,777
(43%)
 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, Brandywine Springs School is ranked 103rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Brandywine Springs School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (11.6%) is significantly 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.

Brandywine Springs School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 774
2006 872
2007 931
2008 1080
2009 1104
2010 1084
2011 1088
2012 1090
2013 1117
2014 1105
2015 981

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.4
2006 19.4
2007 19.8
2008 17.7
2009 16.7
2010 16.9
2011 17.8
2012 15.8
2013 16.9
2014 16.2
2015 17.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.051679586563307
2006 0.075688073394495
2007 0.070891514500537
2008 0.075925925925926
2009 0.12047101449275
2010 0.14114391143911
2011 0.15441176470588
2012 0.16330275229358
2013 0.092211280214861
2014 0.090497737556561
2015 0.11620795107034

Compare Brandywine Springs School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,401.8% 14.0:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,720.0% 17.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 11.6%
 
State Average 41.2%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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Brandywine Springs School
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Public KG - 08 981 17.2:1  
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Private PK - 08 141 4:1 3 miles
Linden Hill Elementary School
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Public KG - 05 604 17.8:1 3 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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