Lewis (william C.) Dual Language Elementary School

  • Lewis (william C.) Dual Language Elementary School serves 470 students in grades KG-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the DE average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 53%.
  • Lewis (william C.) Dual Language Elementary School operates within the Red Clay Consolidated School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 470 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has grown by 19% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 470 students
Lewis (william C.) Dual Language Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Lewis (william C.) Dual Language Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 37 teachers
Lewis (william C.) Dual Language Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Lewis (william C.) Dual Language Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.40 is less 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 13:1 14:1
Lewis (william C.) Dual Language Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
n/a
4%
Lewis (william C.) Dual Language Elementary School Asian Students (1989-2001)
Hispanic
76%
15%
Lewis (william C.) Dual Language Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
14%
31%
Lewis (william C.) Dual Language Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
10%
47%
Lewis (william C.) Dual Language Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Lewis (william C.) Dual Language Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
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.
0.40 0.52
Lewis (william C.) Dual Language 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
Lewis (william C.) Dual Language 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
Lewis (william C.) Dual Language Elementary 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 revenue/student of $15,059 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 $15,146 is higher than the state average of $10,965. The district spending/student has grown by 8% 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 (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue $243 MM $11 MM
Red Clay Consolidated School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $245 MM $10 MM
Red Clay Consolidated School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $15,059 $11,318
Red Clay Consolidated School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $15,146 $10,965
Red Clay Consolidated 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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