Providence Creek Academy Charter School

273 West Duck Creek Rd

Clayton, DE 19938

Grades: KG-8

695 students

Providence Creek Academy Charter School serves 695 students in grades KG-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the DE average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 52%.
Providence Creek Academy Charter School operates within the Providence Creek Academy Charter School District.

Overview

The student population of 695 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 67 teachers has grown by 59% over five years.
School Type Charter School
Grades Offered Grades KG-8
Total Students 695 students
Providence Creek Academy Charter School Total Students (2003-2013)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 67 teachers
Providence Creek Academy Charter School Total Teachers (2003-2013)
Students by Grade Providence Creek Academy Charter School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.50 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 10:1 14:1
Providence Creek Academy Charter School Student Teacher Ratio (2003-2013)
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
1%
3%
Providence Creek Academy Charter School Asian Students (2003-2013)
Hispanic
4%
14%
Providence Creek Academy Charter School Black Students (2003-2013)
Black
28%
32%
Providence Creek Academy Charter School Black Students (2003-2013)
White
65%
48%
Providence Creek Academy Charter School White Students (2003-2013)
Two or more races
1%
2%
Providence Creek Academy Charter School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Providence Creek Academy Charter School 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.
0.50 0.51
Providence Creek Academy Charter School Diversity Score (2003-2013)
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.
36%
47%
Providence Creek Academy Charter School Eligible for Free Lunch (2003-2013)
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.
6%
5%
Providence Creek Academy Charter School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 695 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $8,812 is less than the state average of $11,002. The district revenue/student has grown by 18% over four years.
The district spending/student of $8,092 is less than the state average of $12,421. The district spending/student has grown by 14% over four years.
School District Name Providence Creek Academy Charter School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
1
Number of Students Managed 695 970
Providence Creek Academy Charter  School District Students Managed (2003-2013)
District Total Revenue $6 MM $13 MM
Providence Creek Academy Charter  School District District Total Revenue (2002-2009)
District Spending $5 MM $15 MM
Providence Creek Academy Charter  School District District Spending (2002-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,812 $11,002
Providence Creek Academy Charter  School District District Revenue / Student (2003-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,092 $12,421
Providence Creek Academy Charter  School District District Spending / Student (2003-2009)
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 Smyrna High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Smyrna Middle School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Clayton Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • ClaytonClayton Elementary School
    510 West Main St
    ClaytonDE 19938
    (302)653-8587
    0.2 mi | Gr. KG-4 | 514 students                      
  • SmyrnaSmyrna High School
    2 Negative Reviews
    500 Duck Creek Parkway
    SmyrnaDE 19977
    (302)653-8581
    0.9 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 1387 students                      
  • SmyrnaSmyrna Middle School
    700 Duck Creek Parkway
    SmyrnaDE 19977
    (302)653-8584
    1.1 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 856 students                      
  • ClaytonClayton Intermediate School
    86 Sorrento Dr
    ClaytonDE 19938
    (302)653-4512
    1.3 mi | Gr.  | n/a students                      
  • SmyrnaSmyrna Elementary School
    121 South School Ln
    SmyrnaDE 19977
    (302)653-8588
    1.7 mi | Gr. PK-4 | 595 students                      

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