Delmar Elementary School

Delmar Elementary School serves 809 students in grades PK - 4.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the MD average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 59%.
Delmar Elementary School operates within the Wicomico County School District.

School Overview

The student population of 809 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 51 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-4
Total Students 809 students
Delmar Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Delmar Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 51 teachers
Delmar Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Delmar Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.50 is less than the state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MD) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 15:1
Delmar Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
2%
6%
Delmar Elementary School Asian Students (1996-2014)
Hispanic
4%
14%
Delmar Elementary School Black Students (1996-2014)
Black
17%
35%
Delmar Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
68%
41%
Delmar Elementary School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
9%
4%
Delmar Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
Diversity Score
The 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.
0.50 0.69
Delmar Elementary School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
55%
38%
Delmar Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
6%
6%
Delmar Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Wicomico County School District's student population of 14,431 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $15,374 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has grown by 11% over four years.
School District Name Wicomico County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
25
29
Number of Students Managed 14,431 17,841
Wicomico County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $225 MM n/a
Wicomico County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $231 MM n/a
Wicomico County School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $15,374 n/a
Wicomico County School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $15,831 n/a
Wicomico County School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Delmar High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Delmar Middle School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is North Salisbury Elementary School (4.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • DelmarDelmar High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 624 students
    0.8 miles
    200 North Eighth St
    DelmarDE 19940
    (302)846-9544
    0.89-12624
  • DelmarDelmar Middle School
    Grades: 5-8 | 705 students
    0.8 miles
    200 North Eighth St
    DelmarDE 19940
    (302)846-9544
    0.85-8705
  • SalisburyNorth Salisbury Elementary SchoolMagnet School
    Grades: 3-5 | 429 students
    4.9 miles
    1213 Emerson Ave
    SalisburyMD 21801
    (410)677-5807
    4.93-5429
  • SalisburySalisbury Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 871 students
    4.9 miles
    607 Morris St
    SalisburyMD 21801
    (410)677-5149
    4.96-8871
  • SalisburyWest Salisbury Elementary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 312 students
    4.9 miles
    1321 West Rd
    SalisburyMD 21801
    (410)677-5816
    4.9PK-2312

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