Southern Delaware School Of The Arts

Southern Delaware School Of The Arts serves 407 students in grades 1-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the DE average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 52%.
Southern Delaware School Of The Arts operates within the Indian River School District.

Overview

The student population of 407 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 1-8
Total Students 407 students
Southern Delaware School Of The Arts Total Students (2000-2013)
Gender % 35% Male / 65%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 25 teachers
Southern Delaware School Of The Arts Total Teachers (2000-2013)
Students by Grade Southern Delaware School Of The Arts 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 0.24 is less than the state average of 0.51. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (DE) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 14:1
Southern Delaware School Of The Arts Student Teacher Ratio (2000-2013)
Asian
1%
3%
Southern Delaware School Of The Arts Asian Students (2005-2013)
Hispanic
6%
14%
Southern Delaware School Of The Arts Black Students (2000-2013)
Black
5%
32%
Southern Delaware School Of The Arts Black Students (2000-2013)
White
87%
48%
Southern Delaware School Of The Arts White Students (2000-2013)
Two or more races
1%
2%
All Ethnic Groups Southern Delaware School Of The Arts 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.
0.24 0.51
Southern Delaware School Of The Arts Diversity Score (2000-2013)
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.
21%
47%
Southern Delaware School Of The Arts Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2013)
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.
4%
5%
Southern Delaware School Of The Arts Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 9,065 students has grown by 9% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $12,938 is higher than the state average of $11,002. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district spending/student of $13,296 is higher than the state average of $12,421. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Indian River School District
Number of Schools
Managed
15
1
Number of Students Managed 9,065 970
Indian River   School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $110 MM $13 MM
Indian River   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $113 MM $15 MM
Indian River   School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $12,938 $11,002
Indian River   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $13,296 $12,421
Indian River   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, DE Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Indian River High School (5.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Selbyville Middle School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Showell (phillip C.) Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Selbyville Showell (phillip C.) Elementary School
    41 Bethany Rd
    SelbyvilleDE 19975
    (302)436-1040
    0.5 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 379 students                      
  • SelbyvilleSelbyville Middle School
    80 Bethany Rd
    SelbyvilleDE 19975
    (302)436-1020
    0.9 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 669 students                      
  • Frankford Clayton (john M.) Elementary School
    252 Clayton Ave
    FrankfordDE 19945
    (302)732-3808
    4.1 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 526 students                      
  • Berlin Showell Elementary School
    11318 Showell School Rd
    BerlinMD 21811
    (410)632-5350
    5.1 mi | Gr. PK-3 | 538 students                      
  • FrankfordIndian River High School
    29772 Armory Rd
    FrankfordDE 19945
    (302)732-1500
    5.8 mi | Gr. 8-12 | 897 students                      

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