Delmar Elementary School

Delmar Elementary School serves 826 students in grades PK-4.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the MD average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 58%.
Delmar Elementary School operates within the Wicomico County School District.

Overview

The student population of 826 students has declined by 12% over five years.
The teacher population of 51 teachers has declined by 16% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-4
Total Students 826 students
Delmar Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 51 teachers
Delmar Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Delmar Elementary School 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 0.49 is more than the state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MD) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 14:1
Delmar Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
1%
6%
Delmar Elementary School Asian Students (1995-2013)
Hispanic
6%
12%
Delmar Elementary School Black Students (1995-2013)
Black
16%
36%
Delmar Elementary School Black Students (1989-2013)
White
69%
42%
Delmar Elementary School White Students (1989-2013)
Two or more races
8%
3%
Delmar Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Delmar Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown MD 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.
0.49 0.39
Delmar Elementary School Diversity Score (1989-2013)
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%
36%
Delmar Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2013)
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.
7%
6%
Delmar Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 14,489 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $16,311 is higher than the state average of $14,580. The district revenue/student has grown by 47% over four years.
The district spending/student of $16,115 is higher than the state average of $14,228. The district spending/student has grown by 50% over four years.
School District Name Wicomico County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
25
29
Number of Students Managed 14,489 15,634
Wicomico County School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $238 MM $244 MM
Wicomico County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $235 MM $238 MM
Wicomico County School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $16,311 $14,580
Wicomico County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $16,115 $14,228
Wicomico County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Delmar Senior High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Delmar Middle School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is North Salisbury Elementary School (4.9 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • DelmarDelmar Middle School
    200 North Eighth St
    DelmarDE 19940
    (302)846-9544
    0.8 mi | Gr. 5-8 | 706 students                      
  • DelmarDelmar Senior High School
    200 North Eighth St
    DelmarDE 19940
    (302)846-9544
    0.8 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 615 students                      
  • SalisburyNorth Salisbury Elementary School
    Magnet School
    1213 Emerson Ave
    SalisburyMD 21801
    (410)677-5807
    Magnet School

    4.9 mi | Gr. 3-5 | 440 students                      
  • SalisburyWest Salisbury Elementary School
    1321 West Rd
    SalisburyMD 21801
    (410)677-5816
    4.9 mi | Gr. PK-2 | 310 students                      
  • SalisburySalisbury Middle School
    607 Morris St
    SalisburyMD 21801
    (410)677-5149
    4.9 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 927 students                      

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