Dupont (h.b.) Middle School

Dupont (h.b.) Middle School serves 826 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the DE average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 52%.
Dupont (h.b.) Middle School operates within the Red Clay Consolidated School District.

Overview

The student population of 826 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 53 teachers has grown by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 826 students
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 53 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.70 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 16:1 14:1
Asian
9%
3%
Hispanic
20%
14%
Black
31%
32%
White
40%
48%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.70 0.51
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%
47%
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.
2%
5%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 16,472 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Red Clay Consolidated School District
Number of Schools
Managed
27
1
Number of Students Managed 16,472 970
District Total Revenue $224 MM $13 MM
District Spending $229 MM $15 MM
District Revenue / Student $14,246 $11,002
District Spending / Student $14,600 $12,421
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 Kennett High School (2.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Kennett Middle School (2.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is North Star Elementary School (2.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • HockessinNorth Star Elementary School
    1340 Little Baltimore Rd
    HockessinDE 19707
    (302)234-7200
    2.5 mi | 751 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • LandenbergKennett Middle School
    195 Sunny Dell Rd
    LandenbergPA 19350
    (610)268-5800
    2.7 mi | 1033 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • Kennett SquareKennett High School
    100 East South St
    Kennett SquarePA 19348
    (610)444-6620
    2.9 mi | 1251 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • ToughkenamonNew Garden Elementary School
    265 New Garden Rd
    ToughkenamonPA 19374
    (610)268-6900
    3 mi | 540 students | Gr. 1-5                      
  • Kennett SquareMary D Language Kdg Center
    409 Center St
    Kennett SquarePA 19348
    (610)444-6260
    3.2 mi | 290 students | Gr. KG                      

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