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
  • County
    # Schools
    # Students
    % Minority
  • 5454 Schools
    25,70625,706 Students
    46% 46% Minority
  • 122122 Schools
    76,44976,449 Students
    57% 57% Minority
  • 5050 Schools
    29,38429,384 Students
    44% 44% Minority
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