Lake Forest South Elementary School

Serves grades KG - 4

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
301 Dorman Street
Harrington, DE 19952
Phone
(302) 398-8011
District
LAKE FOREST SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
KENT COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
465
Classroom Teachers
31

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Delaware

8

(10 is best)

Better than 73.3% of DE schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

8

(10 is best)

Lake Forest South Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade total

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 60.60 44
Proficiency in Reading 51
Proficiency in Math 60.6 37

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 15.00
AVG FOR DISTRICT 15.19
AVG FOR STATE 14.80
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 116 24.9%
Grade 1 114 24.5%
Grade 2 131 28.2%
Grade 3 104 22.4%
Grade 4 0 0.0%
Total 465 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 68.1% 69.0% 46.8%
Black 21.6% 20.9% 31.4%
Hispanic 9.1% 8.7% 17.4%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.0% 0.8% 3.9%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.6% 0.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED UNREPORTED 0.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED 0.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED 0.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 25,932 961,939
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 160.3 489
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 8.5% 5.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD 19.3% 18.5%
20-44 YEARS OLD 29.9% 31.6%
45-64 YEARS OLD 26.8% 27.1%
65 OR OLDER 15.6% 17.0%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 9,759 352,357
Single Parent Households With Children 14.5% 10.9%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 87.4% 89.3%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 18.7% 31.0%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 7.0% 12.8%
$100,000 - $149,999 13.3% 15.2%
$75,000 - $99,999 12.8% 13.7%
$50,000 - $74,999 17.6% 18.4%
$30,000 - $49,999 23.1% 17.8%
$15,000 - $29,999 15.7% 12.5%
$15,000 or less 10.4% 9.6%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,526 $28,177,344 52.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $497 $1,860,768 3.5%
Staff $179 $670,176 1.3%
General Administration $295 $1,104,480 2.1%
School Administration $742 $2,778,048 5.2%
Operation $1,055 $3,949,920 7.4%
Transportation $614 $2,298,816 4.3%
Other $624 $2,336,256 4.4%
Total Support $4,006 $14,998,464 28.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,713 $10,157,472 19.0%
Total Expenditures $14,245 $53,333,280 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,825 $1,202,571,507 54.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $596 $81,197,018 3.7%
Staff $273 $37,206,095 1.7%
General Administration $215 $29,298,513 1.3%
School Administration $883 $120,343,289 5.5%
Operation $1,508 $205,506,030 9.3%
Transportation $701 $95,473,486 4.3%
Other $628 $85,526,458 3.9%
Total Support $4,804 $654,582,189 29.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,567 $349,753,632 15.8%
Total Expenditures $16,196 $2,206,923,636 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%