Dupont (pierre S.) Middle School

  • Dupont (pierre S.) Middle School serves 951 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the DE average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 53%.
  • Dupont (pierre S.) Middle School operates within the Brandywine School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 951 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 70 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 951 students
Dupont (pierre S.) Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Dupont (pierre S.) Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 70 teachers
Dupont (pierre S.) Middle School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Dupont (pierre S.) Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.60 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 14:1 14:1
Dupont (pierre S.) Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
5%
4%
Dupont (pierre S.) Middle School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
5%
15%
Dupont (pierre S.) Middle School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
50%
31%
Dupont (pierre S.) Middle School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
39%
47%
Dupont (pierre S.) Middle School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Dupont (pierre S.) Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Dupont (pierre S.) Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Dupont (pierre S.) Middle 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.
0.60 0.52
Dupont (pierre S.) Middle 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.
31%
37%
Dupont (pierre S.) Middle 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 (pierre S.) Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

  • Brandywine School District's student population of 10,739 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $16,669 is higher than the state average of $10,798. The district revenue/student has grown by 10% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $15,334 is higher than the state average of $10,466. The district spending/student has declined by 16% over four years.
School District Name Brandywine School District
Number of Schools
Managed
16
1
Number of Students Managed 10,739 933
Brandywine School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $180 MM $10 MM
Brandywine School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $166 MM $10 MM
Brandywine School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $16,669 $10,798
Brandywine School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $15,334 $10,466
Brandywine 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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