Laurel Intermediate School

Laurel Intermediate School serves 323 students in grades 5-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the DE average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 51%.
Laurel Intermediate School operates within the Laurel School District.

Overview

The student population of 323 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has declined by 18% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 5-6
Total Students 323 students
Laurel Intermediate School Total Students (1993-2012)
Gender % 46% Male / 54%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 22 teachers
Laurel Intermediate School Total Classroom Teachers (1993-2012)
Students by Grade Laurel Intermediate School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.59 is less than the state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (DE) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 15:1
Laurel Intermediate School Student : Teacher Ratio (1993-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
3%
Laurel Intermediate School Asian (1993-2012)
Hispanic
7%
13%
Laurel Intermediate School Hispanic (1993-2012)
Black
29%
32%
Laurel Intermediate School Black (1993-2012)
White
57%
49%
Laurel Intermediate School White (1993-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Laurel Intermediate School Sch Ethnicity Laurel Intermediate 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.
0.59 0.65
Laurel Intermediate School Diversity Score (1993-2012)
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.
n/a
43%
Laurel Intermediate School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2011)
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
6%
Laurel Intermediate School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2011)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,155 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Laurel School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
1
Number of Students Managed 2,155 1,164
Laurel   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $25 MM $13 MM
District Spending $25 MM $15 MM
Laurel   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,953 $11,002
Laurel   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,889 $12,421
Laurel   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, DE Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Western Sussex Academy (0 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Laurel Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Dunbar (paul Laurence) Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Laurel Laurel Middle School
    801 South Central Ave
    Laurel , DE , 19956
    (302)875-6110
    0  mi  |  323  students  |  Gr.  7-8
  • Laurel Western Sussex Academy
    Alternative School
    815 Central Ave
    Laurel , DE , 19956
    (302)875-6196
    Alternative School
    0  mi  |  6  students  |  Gr.  8-12
  • Laurel Laurel Senior High School
    1133 South Central Ave
    Laurel , DE , 19956
    (302)875-6120
    0.2  mi  |  492  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Laurel Dunbar (paul Laurence) Elementary School
    499 West Sixth St
    Laurel , DE , 19956
    (302)875-6140
    0.7  mi  |  436  students  |  Gr.  PK-1
  • Laurel North Laurel Elementary School
    300 Wilson St
    Laurel , DE , 19956
    (302)875-6130
    0.9  mi  |  575  students  |  Gr.  2-4

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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 0.56, which is lower than the Delaware average of 0.65. The most diverse school district in Sussex County is Cape Henlopen School District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Delaware or national school diversity statistics.