Delaware City School District

74 W William St
Delaware, OH 43015-2339
(District boundaries shown in map)
6/
10
Top 50%

Top Rankings

Delaware City School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Ohio for:

Category
Attribute
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 7 public schools serving 5,484 students in Delaware City School District. This district's average testing ranking is 6/10, which is in the top 50% of public schools in Ohio.
Public Schools in Delaware City School District have an average math proficiency score of 47% (versus the Ohio public school average of 50%), and reading proficiency score of 63% (versus the 57% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Ohio public school average of 33% (majority Black).

Overview

2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
This State (OH)
# Schools
7 Schools
3,656 Schools
# Students
5,484 Students
1,685,666 Students
# Teachers
303 Teachers
94,158 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
18:1

District Rank

Delaware City School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 896 school districts in Ohio (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-2021 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 92% has decreased from 93% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (OH)
#382 out of 897 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Delaware City  School District, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
47%
50%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Delaware City  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of OH by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
63%
57%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Delaware City  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of OH by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
92%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Delaware City  School District and public school graduation rate of OH by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.36
0.51
# American Indian Students
5 Students
2,152 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
41 Students
45,468 Students
% Asian Students
1%
3%
# Hispanic Students
428 Students
116,895 Students
% Hispanic Students
8%
7%
# Black Students
244 Students
282,159 Students
% Black Students
4%
17%
# White Students
4,339 Students
1,138,230 Students
% White Students
79%
67%
# Hawaiian Students
2 Students
1,609 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
425 Students
100,622 Students
% of Two or more races Students
8%
6%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
155
39,646
# Students in K Grade:
440
124,651
# Students in 1st Grade:
388
117,260
# Students in 2nd Grade:
397
121,156
# Students in 3rd Grade:
387
121,665
# Students in 4th Grade:
409
120,737
# Students in 5th Grade:
418
122,545
# Students in 6th Grade:
399
124,073
# Students in 7th Grade:
368
128,710
# Students in 8th Grade:
437
130,660
# Students in 9th Grade:
445
142,460
# Students in 10th Grade:
446
131,459
# Students in 11th Grade:
369
129,779
# Students in 12th Grade:
426
130,865
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $14,550 in this school district is less than the state median of $17,132. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $16,543 is less than the state median of $17,081. The school district spending/student has grown by 17% over four school years.
This School District
This State (OH)
Total Revenue
$80 MM
$28,879 MM
This chart display total revenue of Delaware City  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in OH by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending
$91 MM
$28,792 MM
This chart display total spending of Delaware City  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in OH by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$14,550
$17,132
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Delaware City  School District and average revenue per public school student of all school districts in OH by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student
$16,543
$17,081
This chart display average spending per public school student in Delaware City  School District and average spending per public school student of all school districts in OH by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best Delaware City School District Public Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
David Smith Elementary School
(Math: 55-59% | Reading: 68%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
355 N Liberty St
Delaware, OH 43015
(740) 833-1350
Grades: PK-5
| 370 students
Rank: #22.
Robert F Schultz Elementary School
(Math: 53% | Reading: 68%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
499 Applegate Ln
Delaware, OH 43015
(740) 833-1400
Grades: K-5
| 733 students
Rank: #33.
James Conger Elementary School
(Math: 45-49% | Reading: 60-64%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
10 Channing St
Delaware, OH 43015
(740) 833-1300
Grades: K-5
| 401 students
Rank: #44.
Ervin Carlisle Elementary School
(Math: 37% | Reading: 67%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
746 St Rt 37 W
Delaware, OH 43015
(740) 833-1450
Grades: K-5
| 574 students
Rank: #55.
John C Dempsey Middle School
(Math: 50% | Reading: 61%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
599 Pennsylvania Ave
Delaware, OH 43015
(740) 833-1800
Grades: 4-9
| 1,202 students
Rank: #66.
Rutherford B Hayes High School
(Math: 36% | Reading: 67%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
289 Euclid Ave
Delaware, OH 43015
(740) 833-1010
Grades: 6-12
| 1,688 students
Rank: #77.
Laura Woodward Elementary School
(Math: 40-44% | Reading: 50-54%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
200 S Washington St
Delaware, OH 43015
(740) 833-1600
Grades: PK-6
| 516 students

Frequently Asked Questions

How many schools belong to Delaware City School District?
Delaware City School District manages 7 public schools serving 5,484 students.
What is the rank of Delaware City School District?
Delaware City School District is ranked #376 out of 896 school districts in Ohio (top 50%) based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data for the 2020-2021 school year. This district ranks in the top 20% of Ohio school districts for: Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
What is the racial composition of students in Delaware City School District?
79% of Delaware City School District students are White, 8% of students are Hispanic, 8% of students are Two or more races, 4% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student/teacher ratio of Delaware City School District?
Delaware City School District has a student/teacher ratio of 18:1, which is equal to the Ohio state average of 18:1.
What is Delaware City School District's spending/student ratio?
The school district's spending/student of $16,543 is less than the state median of $17,081. The school district spending/student has grown by 17% over four school years.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 7 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 5,484 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 21%
  • : 92% (Top 50% in OH)
  • : Top 50%
  • : 47% (Btm 50%)
  • : 63% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), OH Dept. of Education

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