Milford Central Academy

Milford Central Academy serves 981 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the DE average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 53%.
Milford Central Academy operates within the Milford School District.

School Overview

The student population of 981 students has grown by 65% over five years.
The teacher population of 57 teachers has grown by 42% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 981 students
Milford Central Academy Total Students (2011-2014)
Gender % Milford Central Academy Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 57 teachers
Milford Central Academy Total Teachers (2011-2014)
Students by Grade Milford Central Academy Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.62 is more than the state average of 0.52. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (DE) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 15:1
Milford Central Academy Student Teacher Ratio (2011-2014)
Hispanic
15%
15%
Milford Central Academy Black Students (2011-2014)
Black
26%
31%
Milford Central Academy Black Students (2011-2014)
White
54%
47%
Milford Central Academy White Students (2011-2014)
Two or more races
5%
3%
Milford Central Academy Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Milford Central Academy All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown DE All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.62 0.52
Milford Central Academy Diversity Score (2011-2014)
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.
45%
39%
Milford Central Academy Eligible for Free Lunch (2012-2014)
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.
n/a
n/a
Milford Central Academy Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2012-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,996 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $16,825 is higher than the state average of $7,010. The district revenue/student has grown by 57% over four years.
The district spending/student of $18,246 is higher than the state average of $7,367. The district spending/student has grown by 77% over four years.
School District Name Milford School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
1
Number of Students Managed 3,996 970
Milford   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $69 MM $8 MM
Milford   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $74 MM $9 MM
Milford   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $16,825 $7,010
Milford   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $18,246 $7,367
Milford   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, DE Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Milford Senior High School (0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lake Forest Central Elementary School (7.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Banneker (benjamin) Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • MilfordMilford Senior High School
    Grades: 8-12 | 1049 students1019 North Walnut St
    MilfordDE 19963
    (302)422-1610
    08-121049
  • MilfordBanneker (benjamin) Elementary School
    0.8 miles | Grades: 1-5 | 525 students449 North St
    MilfordDE 19963
    (302)422-1630
    0.81-5525
  • Milford Ross (lulu M.) Elementary School
    1.6 miles | Grades: 2-5 | 449 students310 Lovers Ln
    MilfordDE 19963
    (302)422-1640
    1.62-5449
  • MilfordMilford Ilc
    Special Education School
    1.9 miles906 Lakeview Ave
    MilfordDE 19963
    (302)422-1600
    1.9n/a
  • MilfordMispillion Elementary School
    1.9 miles | Grades: 1-5 | 570 students311 Lovers Ln
    MilfordDE 19963
    (302)424-5800
    1.91-5570

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