Dupont (alexis I.) High School

Dupont (alexis I.) High School serves 1,110 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the DE average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Black), which is equal to the state average of 53%.
Dupont (alexis I.) High School operates within the Red Clay Consolidated School District.
Red Clay Consolidated School District's 62% graduation rate is lower than the DE state average of 71%.

School Overview

The student population of 1110 students has declined by 11% over five years.
The teacher population of 73 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,110 students
Dupont (alexis I.) High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Dupont (alexis I.) High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 73 teachers
Dupont (alexis I.) High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Dupont (alexis I.) High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.65 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 15:1 15:1
Dupont (alexis I.) High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
4%
4%
Dupont (alexis I.) High School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
17%
15%
Dupont (alexis I.) High School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
32%
31%
Dupont (alexis I.) High School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
47%
47%
Dupont (alexis I.) High School White Students (1990-2014)
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.
0.65 0.52
Dupont (alexis I.) High 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.
30%
39%
Dupont (alexis I.) High 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.
n/a n/a
Dupont (alexis I.) High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

Red Clay Consolidated School District's student population of 16,538 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 62% has decreased from 63% over five years.
The revenue/student of $14,538 is higher than the state average of $7,010. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $14,021 is higher than the state average of $7,367. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Red Clay Consolidated School District
Number of Schools
Managed
27
1
Number of Students Managed 16,538 970
Red Clay Consolidated   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 62% 71%
Red Clay Consolidated   School District Graduation Rate (1993-2014)
District Total Revenue $228 MM $8 MM
Red Clay Consolidated   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $220 MM $9 MM
Red Clay Consolidated   School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $14,538 $7,010
Red Clay Consolidated   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $14,021 $7,367
Red Clay Consolidated   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, DE Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Calloway (cab) School Of The Arts (1.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Dupont (alexis I.) Middle School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Calloway (cab) School Of The Arts (1.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • WilmingtonDupont (alexis I.) Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 486 students
    1.1 miles
    3130 Kennett Pk
    WilmingtonDE 19807
    (302)651-2690
    1.16-8486
  • WilmingtonCalloway (cab) School Of The ArtsAlternative School
    Magnet School
    Grades: 6-12 | 919 students
    1.8 miles
    100 North Dupont Rd
    WilmingtonDE 19807
    (302)651-2700
    1.86-12919
  • Wilmington Charter School Of WilmingtonCharter School
    Grades: 9-12 | 970 students
    1.8 miles
    100 North Dupont Rd
    WilmingtonDE 19807
    (302)651-2727
    1.89-12970
  • WilmingtonHighlands Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 383 students
    2.1 miles
    2100 Gilpin Ave
    WilmingtonDE 19806
    (302)651-2715
    2.1KG-5383
  • WilmingtonBaltz (austin D.) Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 628 students
    2.4 miles
    1500 Spruce Ave
    WilmingtonDE 19805
    (302)992-5560
    2.4PK-5628

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