Lancashire Elementary School

  • Lancashire Elementary School serves 559 students in grades KG-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the DE average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 53%.
  • Lancashire Elementary School operates within the Brandywine School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 559 students has grown by 7% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2007)
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 559 students
Lancashire Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Lancashire Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 32 teachers
Lancashire Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Lancashire Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.61 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 17:1 14:1
Lancashire Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
10%
4%
Lancashire Elementary School Asian Students (1990-2015)
Hispanic
6%
15%
Lancashire Elementary School Black Students (1990-2015)
Black
22%
31%
Lancashire Elementary School Black Students (1990-2015)
White
58%
47%
Lancashire Elementary School White Students (1990-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Lancashire Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Lancashire Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2015)
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.
0.61 0.52
Lancashire Elementary 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.
n/a n/a
Lancashire 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
Lancashire Elementary 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 $16,574 is higher than the state average of $11,318. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $14,965 is higher than the state average of $10,965. The district spending/student has declined by 9% 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 (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue $180 MM $11 MM
Brandywine School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $162 MM $10 MM
Brandywine School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $16,574 $11,318
Brandywine School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $14,965 $10,965
Brandywine School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, DE Dept. of Education

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School Reviews

5  10/6/2012
Yes I really like this school. My two boys went , one in middle school now and one still in lancashire..
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