Delaware Public Schools

Delaware is the #51 largest school system in the United States, serving 131,539 students across 226 public schools.
Minority enrollment is 53% (majority Black) and the student:teacher ratio is 15:1.

Student by Ethnicity

(DE) School Average
American Indian
n/a
Asian
4%
Hispanic
15%
Black
31%
White
47%
Hawaiian
n/a
Two or more races
3%
Unknown
n/a
DE All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
  • County
    # Schools
    # Students
    % Minority
  • 54 Schools
    25,706 Students
    46% Minority
  • 122 Schools
    76,449 Students
    57% Minority
  • 50 Schools
    29,384 Students
    44% Minority
Recent Articles
September 22, 2016
Budgets have become so constrained that several school districts have drastically slashed or entirely cut their athletics program. Learn about the threat to athletics and what it could mean for your child.
September 22, 2016
Learn about the coveted National Blue Ribbon of Distinction and why it is an important education award.
September 22, 2016
While security guards may be commonplace at some public high schools, other districts have resorted to undercover cops to keep their kids safe. Learn about why schools are bringing undercover police officers on campus and what it means for your student.