Brandywine School District

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For the 2021 school year, there are 17 public schools in Brandywine School District, serving 10,456 students. Brandywine School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Delaware.
Public schools in Brandywine School District have an average math proficiency score of 43% (versus the Delaware public school average of 42%), and reading proficiency score of 54% (versus the 53% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 7/10, which is in the top 50% of public schools in Delaware.
The top ranked public schools in Brandywine School District are Lancashire Elementary School, Claymont Elementary School and Lombardy Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Delaware public school average of 56% (majority Black).
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is less than the Delaware public school average of 15:1.

Overview

School District NameBrandywine School District
School District Websitehttp://www.bsd.k12.de.us
School District Phone Number(302) 793-5000
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (DE)
# of Schools17 Schools229 Schools
# of Students10,456 Students136,046 Students
# of Teachers732 Teachers9,399 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1

District Comparison

Brandywine School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 43 school districts in Delaware (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 85% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (DE)
Overall Testing Rank
#17 out of 43 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Brandywine   School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
43%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Brandywine   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of DE by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
54%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Brandywine   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of DE by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
85%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Brandywine   School District and public school graduation rate of DE by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.650.69
# of American Indian Students45 Students531 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students700 Students5,271 Students
% Asian Students
7%
4%
# of Hispanic Students706 Students23,707 Students
% Hispanic Students
7%
18%
# of Black Students3,967 Students41,155 Students
% Black Students
38%
30%
# of White Students4,741 Students60,112 Students
% White Students
45%
44%
# of Hawaiian Students9 Students182 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students288 Students5,088 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:1851,798
# of Students in Kindergarten:7889,929
# of Students in 1st Grade:75310,024
# of Students in 2nd Grade:75310,311
# of Students in 3rd Grade:79010,586
# of Students in 4th Grade:86910,820
# of Students in 5th Grade:82310,733
# of Students in 6th Grade:85910,486
# of Students in 7th Grade:85410,346
# of Students in 8th Grade:85610,206
# of Students in 9th Grade:83411,787
# of Students in 10th Grade:70910,461
# of Students in 11th Grade:7369,506
# of Students in 12th Grade:6479,053
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $18,904 is higher than the state median of $12,469. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $17,291 is higher than the state median of $11,256. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (DE)
Total Revenue$198 MM$15 MM
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Spending$181 MM$13 MM
This chart display total spending of Brandywine   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in DE by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$18,904$12,469
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Brandywine   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in DE by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$17,291$11,256
This chart display average spending per public school student in Brandywine   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in DE by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Brandywine School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Lancashire Elementary School Math: 60% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    2000 Naamans Road
    Wilmington, DE 19810
    (302) 475-3990

    Grades: K-5 | 520 students
  • Claymont Elementary School Math: 63% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    3401 Green Street
    Claymont, DE 19703
    (302) 792-3880

    Grades: K-5 | 833 students
  • Lombardy Elementary School Math: 55% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    412 Foulk Road
    Wilmington, DE 19803
    (302) 762-7190

    Grades: K-5 | 505 students
  • Hanby Elementary School Math: 53% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    2523 Berwyn Road
    Wilmington, DE 19810
    (302) 479-2220

    Grades: K-5 | 541 students
  • Concord High School Math: 43% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    2501 Ebright Road
    Wilmington, DE 19810
    (302) 475-3951

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,182 student
  • Forwood Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    1900 Westminster Drive
    Wilmington, DE 19810
    (302) 475-3956

    Grades: K-5 | 364 students
  • Springer Middle School Math: 39% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    2220 Shipley Road
    Wilmington, DE 19803
    (302) 479-1621

    Grades: 6-8 | 873 students
  • Dupont (pierre S.) Middle School Math: 40% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    701 West 34th Street
    Wilmington, DE 19802
    (302) 762-7146

    Grades: 6-8 | 899 students
  • Maple Lane Elementary School Math: 46% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    100 Maple Lane
    Claymont, DE 19703
    (302) 792-3906

    Grades: K-6 | 441 students
  • Mount Pleasant Elementary School Math: 42% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    500 Duncan Road
    Wilmington, DE 19809
    (302) 762-7120

    Grades: K-5 | 721 students
  • Talley Middle School Math: 34% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1110 Cypress Road
    Wilmington, DE 19810
    (302) 475-3976

    Grades: 6-8 | 797 students
  • Mount Pleasant High School Math: 32% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    5201 Washington Street Extensi
    Wilmington, DE 19809
    (302) 762-7125

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,024 student
  • Carrcroft Elementary School Math: 40% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    503 Crest Road
    Wilmington, DE 19803
    (302) 762-7165

    Grades: K-5 | 510 students
  • Harlan (david W. ) Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3601 Jefferson Street
    Wilmington, DE 19802
    (302) 762-7156

    Grades: K-5 | 341 students
  • Brandywine High School Math: 23% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1400 Foulk Road
    Wilmington, DE 19803
    (302) 479-1600

    Grades: 9-12 | 720 students
  • Brandyine Site
    3301 Green St
    Claymont, DE 19703
    (302) 792-2757

    Grades: AE | n/a student
  • Bush (charles W.) Pre-school Special Education School
    2523 Berwyn Road
    Wilmington, DE 19810
    (302) 479-1617

    Grades: PK-K | 185 students
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