East Millsboro Elementary School

East Millsboro Elementary School serves 705 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the DE average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 53%.
East Millsboro Elementary School operates within the Indian River School District.

School Overview

The student population of 705 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 43 teachers has grown by 7% over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2008)
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 705 students
East Millsboro Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % East Millsboro Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 43 teachers
East Millsboro Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade East Millsboro Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.62 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 15:1
East Millsboro Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
1%
4%
East Millsboro Elementary School Asian Students (1993-2014)
Hispanic
18%
15%
East Millsboro Elementary School Black Students (1994-2014)
Black
18%
31%
East Millsboro Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
56%
47%
East Millsboro Elementary School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
6%
3%
East Millsboro Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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.
0.62 0.52
East Millsboro Elementary 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.
46%
39%
East Millsboro Elementary 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
East Millsboro Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

Indian River School District's student population of 9,313 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The revenue/student of $13,004 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 $13,109 is higher than the state average of $7,367. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Indian River School District
Number of Schools
Managed
15
1
Number of Students Managed 9,313 970
Indian River   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $113 MM $8 MM
Indian River   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $114 MM $9 MM
Indian River   School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $13,004 $7,010
Indian River   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $13,109 $7,367
Indian River   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 Indian River High School (3.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Millsboro Middle School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Clayton (john M.) Elementary School (5.4 miles away)
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  • MillsboroMillsboro Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 658 students
    0.7 miles
    302 East State St
    MillsboroDE 19966
    (302)934-3200
    0.76-8658
  • FrankfordIndian River High School
    Grades: 8-12 | 910 students
    3.8 miles
    29772 Armory Rd
    FrankfordDE 19945
    (302)732-1500
    3.88-12910
  • GeorgetownSussex Central High School
    Grades: 8-12 | 1228 students
    4 miles
    26026 Patriots Way
    GeorgetownDE 19947
    (302)934-3166
    48-121228
  • Frankford Clayton (john M.) Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 558 students
    5.4 miles
    252 Clayton Ave
    FrankfordDE 19945
    (302)732-3808
    5.4PK-5558
  • Millsboro Long Neck Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 718 students
    5.9 miles
    26064 School Ln
    MillsboroDE 19966
    (302)945-6200
    5.9PK-5718

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