Delaware is the #51 largest school system in the United States, serving 131,539 students across 226 public schools.
Delaware public schools have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.52, which is higher than the national average of 0.30.
Minority enrollment is 53% (majority Black) and the student:teacher ratio is 15:1.
Student by Ethnicity
(DE) School Average
Two or more races
Delaware Public Schools by County
County# Schools# Students% Minority
54 Schools25,706 Students46% Minority
122 Schools76,449 Students57% Minority
50 Schools29,384 Students44% Minority