Red Clay Consolidated School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 28 public schools serving 15,057 students in Red Clay Consolidated School District. This district's average testing ranking is 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Delaware.
Public Schools in Red Clay Consolidated School District have an average math proficiency score of 38% (versus the Delaware public school average of 42%), and reading proficiency score of 49% (versus the 53% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Red Clay Consolidated School District are North Star Elementary School, Linden Hill Elementary School and Calloway (Cab) School Of The Arts. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Red Clay Consolidated School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Delaware.
Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Delaware public school average of 58% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Red Clay Consolidated School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Delaware for:

Category
Attribute
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Red Clay Consolidated School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (DE)
# Schools
28 Schools
228 Schools
# Students
15,057 Students
137,663 Students
# Teachers
1,086 Teachers
9,785 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1

District Rank

Red Clay Consolidated School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 41 school districts in Delaware (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 89% has increased from 87% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (DE)
Overall District Rank
#23 out of 42 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Red Clay Consolidated   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
42%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Red Clay Consolidated   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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
53%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Red Clay Consolidated   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 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
89%
88%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Red Clay Consolidated   School District and public school graduation rate of DE by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.71
0.70
# American Indian Students
36 Students
565 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
764 Students
5,893 Students
% Asian Students
5%
4%
# Hispanic Students
4,425 Students
25,163 Students
% Hispanic Students
29%
18%
# Black Students
3,251 Students
41,420 Students
% Black Students
22%
30%
# White Students
5,979 Students
58,063 Students
% White Students
40%
42%
# Hawaiian Students
6 Students
193 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
596 Students
6,366 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
279
1,965
# Students in K Grade:
1,150
9,383
# Students in 1st Grade:
1,145
9,762
# Students in 2nd Grade:
1,170
9,898
# Students in 3rd Grade:
1,235
10,186
# Students in 4th Grade:
1,245
10,320
# Students in 5th Grade:
1,240
10,576
# Students in 6th Grade:
1,334
10,835
# Students in 7th Grade:
1,344
11,036
# Students in 8th Grade:
1,399
10,876
# Students in 9th Grade:
940
11,943
# Students in 10th Grade:
942
11,078
# Students in 11th Grade:
742
10,110
# Students in 12th Grade:
892
9,695
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $19,476 is higher than the state median of $12,451. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $18,295 is higher than the state median of $12,997. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (DE)
Total Revenue
$293 MM
$15 MM
This chart display total revenue of Red Clay Consolidated   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in DE by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending
$276 MM
$16 MM
This chart display total spending of Red Clay Consolidated   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in DE by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$19,476
$12,451
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Red Clay Consolidated   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in DE by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$18,295
$12,997
This chart display average spending per public school student in Red Clay Consolidated   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in DE by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best Red Clay Consolidated School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
North Star Elementary School
Math: 81% | Reading: 84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1340 Little Baltimore Road
Hockessin, DE 19707
(302) 234-7200
Grades: K-5
| 621 students
Rank: #22.
Linden Hill Elementary School
Math: 70% | Reading: 74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
3415 Skyline Drive
Wilmington, DE 19808
(302) 454-3406
Grades: K-5
| 634 students
Rank: #33.
Calloway (Cab) School Of The Arts
Magnet School
Math: 62% | Reading: 83%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
100 North Dupont Road
Wilmington, DE 19807
(302) 651-2700
Grades: 6-12
| 941 students
Rank: #44.
Conrad Schools Of Science
Magnet School
Math: 63% | Reading: 75%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
201 Jackson Avenue
Wilmington, DE 19804
(302) 992-5545
Grades: 6-12
| 1,178 students
Rank: #55.
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary School
Math: 63% | Reading: 69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2025 Graves Road
Hockessin, DE 19707
(302) 552-3789
Grades: K-5
| 641 students
Rank: #66.
Brandywine Springs School
Math: 62% | Reading: 71%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2916 Duncan Road
Wilmington, DE 19808
(302) 636-5681
Grades: K-8
| 973 students
Rank: #77.
Heritage Elementary School
Math: 52% | Reading: 61%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2815 Highlands Lane
Wilmington, DE 19808
(302) 454-3424
Grades: K-5
| 492 students
Rank: #8 - 98. - 9.
Dupont (H.b.) Middle School
Math: 47% | Reading: 57%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
735 Meeting House Road
Hockessin, DE 19707
(302) 239-3420
Grades: 6-8
| 759 students
Rank: #8 - 98. - 9.
Marbrook Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
(1)
2101 Centerville Road
Wilmington, DE 19808
(302) 992-5555
Grades: K-5
| 428 students
Rank: #1010.
Forest Oak Elementary School
Math: 44% | Reading: 55%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
55 South Meadowood Drive
Newark, DE 19711
(302) 454-3420
Grades: K-5
| 462 students
Rank: #11 - 1211. - 12.
First State School
Alternative School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
501 West 14th Street
Wilmington, DE 19899
(302) 320-5848
Grades: 2-12
| 20 students
Rank: #11 - 1211. - 12.
Richardson Park Learning Center
Special Education School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
99 Middleboro Road
Wilmington, DE 19804
(302) 992-5574
Grades: PK-5
| n/a students
Rank: #1313.
Dickinson (John) School
Math: 38% | Reading: 49%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1801 Milltown Road
Wilmington, DE 19808
(302) 992-5500
Grades: 6-12
| 920 students
Rank: #1414.
Richey Elementary School
Math: 31% | Reading: 43%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
105 East Highland Avenue
Wilmington, DE 19804
(302) 992-5535
Grades: K-5
| 379 students
Rank: #1515.
Baltz (Austin D.) Elementary School
Math: 25% | Reading: 43%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1500 Spruce Avenue
Wilmington, DE 19805
(302) 992-5560
Grades: K-5
| 532 students
Rank: #1616.
Mote (Anna P.) Elementary School
Math: 23% | Reading: 33%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
2110 Edwards Avenue
Wilmington, DE 19808
(302) 992-5565
Grades: K-5
| 352 students
Rank: #1717.
Skyline Middle School
Math: 16% | Reading: 35%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
2900 Skyline Drive
Wilmington, DE 19808
(302) 454-3410
Grades: 6-8
| 554 students
Rank: #1818.
Highlands Elementary School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
2100 Gilpin Avenue
Wilmington, DE 19806
(302) 651-2715
Grades: K-5
| 292 students
Rank: #1919.
Dupont (Alexis I.) High School
Math: 17% | Reading: 31%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
50 Hillside Road
Wilmington, DE 19807
(302) 651-2626
Grades: 9-12
| 717 students
Rank: #2020.
Lewis (William C.) Dual Language Elementary School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
920 North Van Buren Street
Wilmington, DE 19806
(302) 651-2695
Grades: K-5
| 409 students
Rank: #2121.
Richardson Park Elementary School
Math: 17% | Reading: 26%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
16 Idella Avenue
Wilmington, DE 19804
(302) 992-5570
Grades: K-5
| 559 students
Rank: #2222.
Dupont (Alexis I.) Middle School
Math: 16% | Reading: 23%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
3130 Kennett Pike
Wilmington, DE 19807
(302) 651-2690
Grades: 6-8
| 471 students
Rank: #2323.
Stanton Middle School
Math: 10% | Reading: 22%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
1800 Limestone Road
Wilmington, DE 19804
(302) 992-5540
Grades: 6-8
| 695 students
Rank: #2424.
Meadowood Program
Alternative School
Math: ≤10% | Reading: 11-19%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
55a South Meadowood Drive
Newark, DE 19711
(302) 454-3400
Grades: K-12
| 132 students
Rank: #2525.
Warner Elementary School
Math: 7% | Reading: 15%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
801 West 18th Street
Wilmington, DE 19802
(302) 651-2740
Grades: 3-5
| 378 students
Rank: #2626.
Mckean (Thomas) High School
Math: ≤5% | Reading: 10-14%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
301 Mckennan's Church Road
Wilmington, DE 19808
(302) 992-5520
Grades: 9-12
| 911 students
Rank: n/an/a
Red Clay Early Years Program
Alternative School
1621 Telegraph Road
Wilmington, DE 19804
(302) 651-2709
Grades: PK
| 279 students
Rank: n/an/a
100 West 18th Street
Wilmington, DE 19802
(302) 651-2710
Grades: K-2
| 328 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Red Clay Consolidated School District
  • 1502 Spruce Avenue, Wilmington, DE, 19805
  • (302) 552-3700
  • redclayschools.com
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 15,057 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 60%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 89% (Btm 50% in DE)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 38% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 49% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.71

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