Providence Creek Academy Charter School

273 West Duck Creek Road

Clayton, DE 19938

Tel: (302)653-6276
  • Providence Creek Academy Charter School serves 688 students in grades KG-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the DE average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 53%.
  • Providence Creek Academy Charter School operates within the Providence Creek Academy Charter School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 688 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 84 teachers has grown by 100% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-8
Total Students 688 students
Providence Creek Academy Charter School Total Students (2005-2015)
Gender % Providence Creek Academy Charter School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 84 teachers
Providence Creek Academy Charter School Total Teachers (2005-2015)
Students by Grade Providence Creek Academy Charter School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.50 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 8:1 14:1
Providence Creek Academy Charter School Student Teacher Ratio (2003-2014)
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
1%
4%
Providence Creek Academy Charter School Asian Students (2005-2015)
Hispanic
4%
15%
Providence Creek Academy Charter School Black Students (2005-2015)
Black
28%
31%
Providence Creek Academy Charter School Black Students (2005-2015)
White
65%
47%
Providence Creek Academy Charter School White Students (2005-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Providence Creek Academy Charter School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Providence Creek Academy Charter School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
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.
0.50 0.52
Providence Creek Academy Charter School Diversity Score (2005-2015)
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
Providence Creek Academy Charter School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2014)
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
Providence Creek Academy Charter School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2013)

District Comparison

  • Providence Creek Academy Charter School District's student population of 688 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,999 in this district is less than the state average of $11,318. The district revenue/student has grown by 10% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,380 is less than the state average of $10,965. The district spending/student has grown by 7% over four years.
School District Name Providence Creek Academy Charter School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
1
Number of Students Managed 688 933
Providence Creek Academy Charter School District Students Managed (2005-2015)
District Total Revenue $7 MM $11 MM
Providence Creek Academy Charter School District District Total Revenue (2004-2015)
District Spending $6 MM $10 MM
Providence Creek Academy Charter School District District Spending (2004-2015)
District Revenue / Student $9,999 $11,318
Providence Creek Academy Charter School District District Revenue / Student (2004-2015)
District Spending / Student $8,380 $10,965
Providence Creek Academy Charter School District District Spending / Student (2004-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, DE Dept. of Education

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  • ClaytonClayton Elementary School
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  • SmyrnaSmyrna Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 883 students
    1.1 miles
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    SmyrnaDE 19977
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    1.3 miles
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