Delaware Elementary School

Delaware Elementary School serves 237 students in grades KG - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the MO average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 27%.
Delaware Elementary School operates within the Springfield R-xii School District.

School Overview

The student population of 237 students has grown by 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 237 students
Delaware Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Delaware Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 19 teachers
Delaware Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Delaware Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 11:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.35 is more than the state average of 0.22. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 15:1
Delaware Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
5%
5%
Delaware Elementary School Black Students (1993-2014)
Black
9%
17%
Delaware Elementary School Black Students (1994-2014)
White
80%
73%
Delaware Elementary School White Students (1994-2014)
Two or more races
6%
2%
Delaware Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2014)
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.
0.35 0.22
Delaware Elementary School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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%
42%
Delaware Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
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.
14%
7%
Delaware Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Springfield R-xii School District's student population of 25,609 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $8,899 in this district is less than the state average of $9,469. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $9,747 is higher than the state average of $9,562. The district spending/student has declined by 9% over four years.
School District Name Springfield R-xii School District
Number of Schools
Managed
55
2
Number of Students Managed 25,609 586
Springfield R-xii School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $220 MM $6 MM
Springfield R-xii School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $241 MM $6 MM
Springfield R-xii School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $8,899 $9,469
Springfield R-xii School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,747 $9,562
Springfield R-xii School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Phelps Gifted Center (1.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Phelps Gifted Center (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Rountree Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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  • SpringfieldRountree Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 271 students
    0.8 miles
    1333 East Grand
    SpringfieldMO 65804
    (417)523-4900
    0.8KG-5271
  • SpringfieldBingham Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 412 students
    1.3 miles
    2126 Cherry
    SpringfieldMO 65802
    (417)523-3400
    1.3KG-5412
  • SpringfieldPhelps Gifted CenterAlternative School
    Grades: 1-12
    1.3 miles
    934 South Kimbrough
    SpringfieldMO 65806
    (417)523-3300
    1.31-12n/a
  • SpringfieldSunshine Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 228 students
    1.3 miles
    421 East Sunshine
    SpringfieldMO 65807
    (417)523-5200
    1.3KG-5228
  • SpringfieldDatema HouseAlternative School
    Grades: 5-12 | 12 students
    1.5 miles
    918 South Jefferson
    SpringfieldMO 65806
    (417)895-6832
    1.55-1212

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