Brandywine High School

  • Brandywine High School serves 906 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the DE average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 53%.
  • Brandywine High School operates within the Brandywine School District.
  • Brandywine School District's 81% graduation rate is higher than the DE state average of 71%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 906 students has declined by 9% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 64 teachers has declined by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 906 students
Brandywine High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Brandywine High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 64 teachers
Brandywine High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Brandywine High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.59 is more than the state average of 0.52. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (DE) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 14:1
Brandywine High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
3%
4%
Brandywine High School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
4%
15%
Brandywine High School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
47%
31%
Brandywine High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
44%
47%
Brandywine High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Brandywine High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Brandywine High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
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 0.52
Brandywine High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
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Brandywine High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2014)
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.
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Brandywine High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

  • Brandywine School District's student population of 10,739 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 81% has increased from 74% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $16,574 is higher than the state average of $11,318. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $14,965 is higher than the state average of $10,965. The district spending/student has declined by 9% over four years.
School District Name Brandywine School District
Number of Schools
Managed
16
1
Number of Students Managed 10,739 933
Brandywine School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate 81% 71%
Brandywine School District Graduation Rate (1994-2015)
District Total Revenue $180 MM $11 MM
Brandywine School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $162 MM $10 MM
Brandywine School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $16,574 $11,318
Brandywine School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $14,965 $10,965
Brandywine School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, DE Dept. of Education

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