Dupont (alexis I.) High School

  • Dupont (alexis I.) High School serves 1,108 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the DE average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than 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 1108 students has declined by 11% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 71 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,108 students
Dupont (alexis I.) High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Dupont (alexis I.) High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 71 teachers
Dupont (alexis I.) High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Dupont (alexis I.) High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.67 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 16:1 14:1
Dupont (alexis I.) High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
3%
4%
Dupont (alexis I.) High School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
22%
15%
Dupont (alexis I.) High School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
35%
31%
Dupont (alexis I.) High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
40%
47%
Dupont (alexis I.) High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Dupont (alexis I.) High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
All Ethnic Groups Dupont (alexis I.) High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown DE 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.
0.67 0.52
Dupont (alexis I.) 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.
33%
37%
Dupont (alexis I.) High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2015)
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/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 16,146 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 62% has decreased from 94% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $15,621 is higher than the state average of $10,798. The district revenue/student has grown by 9% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $16,379 is higher than the state average of $10,466. The district spending/student has grown by 12% over four years.
School District Name Red Clay Consolidated School District
Number of Schools
Managed
26
1
Number of Students Managed 16,146 933
Red Clay Consolidated School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 62% 71%
Red Clay Consolidated School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $258 MM $10 MM
Red Clay Consolidated School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $271 MM $10 MM
Red Clay Consolidated School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $15,621 $10,798
Red Clay Consolidated School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $16,379 $10,466
Red Clay Consolidated School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, DE Dept. of Education

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