First State School



First State School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

First State School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 1
6 1
7 2
8 2
9 5
10 8
11 2
12 3

First State School is a public elementary school located in Wilmington, DE in the Red Clay Consolidated School District. It enrolls 24 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 6.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 24
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 6:1
Full Time Teachers: 4

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First State School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 14
(58%)
6,604
(50%)
 Male 10
(42%)
6,689
(50%)

First State School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 16
(67%)
2,581
(19%)
 White 5
(21%)
5,831
(44%)
 American Indian 1
(4%)
31
(0%)
 Hispanic 1
(4%)
3,663
(28%)
 Two or More 1
(4%)
351
(3%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
833
(6%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
3
(0%)

First State School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 15
(63%)
5,777
(43%)
 Not Eligible 9
(38%)
7,516
(57%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of First State School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (62.5%) 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.

First State School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 17
2006 16
2007 18
2008 19
2009 18
2010 17
2011 18
2012 18
2013 21
2014 22
2015 24

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 N/A
2006 N/A
2007 N/A
2008 N/A
2009 N/A
2010 8.5
2011 6
2012 6
2013 5.2
2014 5.5
2015 6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 N/A
2006
2007 0.055555555555556
2008 0.21052631578947
2009 0.22222222222222
2010 0.17647058823529
2011 0.16666666666667
2012 0.33333333333333
2013 0.52380952380952
2014 0.63636363636364
2015 0.625

Compare First State School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
600.0% 6.0:1
 
1,401.8% 14.0:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 41.2%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 62.5%
 

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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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