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.
The most diverse school district in Delaware is Red Clay Consolidated School District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Delaware or national school diversity statistics.
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
5454 Schools25,70625,706 Students46% 46% Minority
122122 Schools76,44976,449 Students57% 57% Minority
5050 Schools29,38429,384 Students44% 44% Minority
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