East Millsboro Elementary School

East Millsboro Elementary School serves 729 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the DE average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 51%.
East Millsboro Elementary School operates within the Indian River School District.

Overview

The student population of 729 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has declined by 11% over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2008)
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 729 students
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 40 teachers
Students by Grade East Millsboro Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.63 is more 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 18:1 15:1
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
2%
3%
Hispanic
17%
13%
Black
19%
32%
White
55%
49%
All Ethnic Groups East Millsboro Elementary School Sch Ethnicity East Millsboro Elementary School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.63 0.51
East Millsboro Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
56%
43%
East Millsboro Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2013)
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.
8%
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 8,803 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Indian River School District
Number of Schools
Managed
14
1
Number of Students Managed 8,803 1,164
District Total Revenue $110 MM $13 MM
Indian River   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $113 MM $15 MM
Indian River   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $12,938 $11,002
Indian River   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $13,296 $12,421
Indian River   School 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 (3.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Millsboro Middle School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Clayton (john M.) Elementary School (5.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • MillsboroMillsboro Middle School
    302 East State St
    MillsboroDE 19966
    (302)934-3200
    0.7 mi | 601 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • DagsboroIndian River High School
    29772 Armory Rd
    DagsboroDE 19945
    (302)732-1500
    3.8 mi | 910 students | Gr. 8-12                      
  • GeorgetownSussex Central High School
    26026 Patriots Way
    GeorgetownDE 19947
    (302)934-3166
    4 mi | 1215 students | Gr. 8-12                      
  • FrankfordHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Clayton (john M.) Elementary School
    252 Clayton Ave
    FrankfordDE 19945
    (302)732-3808
    5.4 mi | 513 students | Gr.                       
  • MillsboroHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Long Neck Elementary School
    26064 School Ln
    MillsboroDE 19966
    (302)945-6200
    5.9 mi | 645 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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Did You Know?
Sussex County, DE 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 0.51, which is lower than the Delaware average of 0.51. The most diverse school district in Sussex County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Delaware or national school diversity statistics.