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 8% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 64 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students906 students
Brandywine High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Brandywine High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers64 teachers
Brandywine High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeBrandywine High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(DE) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio14:114:1
Brandywine High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
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)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Brandywine High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsBrandywine High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownDE 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.
0.590.66
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.
27%
37%
Brandywine High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2015)
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/an/a
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 decreased from 83% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $15,240 is higher than the state average of $7,010. The district revenue/student has declined by 8% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $15,707 is higher than the state average of $7,367. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameBrandywine School District
Number of Schools
Managed
16
1
Number of Students Managed10,739933
Brandywine School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate81%71%
Brandywine School District Graduation Rate (1993-2015)
District Total Revenue$165 MM$8 MM
Brandywine School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$170 MM$9 MM
Brandywine School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$15,240$7,010
Brandywine School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$15,707$7,367
Brandywine School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, DE Dept. of Education

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