Laurel, DE
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Laurel Public Schools

Source & Methodology

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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 2015 – 2016 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

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Laurel School District Details

Laurel School District
1160 South Central Avenue
Laurel, DE 19956

2,168 Students enrolled in District

6 Schools in District

21 Students Per Classroom (State average is 14)

Laurel School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Delaware

(10 is best)

Better than of DE school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Dunbar (paul Laurence) Elementary School
499 West Sixth Street
Laurel, DE, 19956
PK-01
Laurel Intermediate Middle School
1133 S Central Ave
Laurel, DE, 19956
05-08
Laurel New School Hold
801 South Central Avenue
Laurel, DE, 19956
N-N
Laurel Senior High School
1133 South Central Avenue
Laurel, DE, 19956
09-12
North Laurel Elementary School
300 Wilson Street
Laurel, DE, 19956
02-04
Western Sussex Academy School
815 Central Avenue
Laurel, DE, 19956
08-12

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 55.8% 48.0%
Black 31.5% 32.2%
Hispanic 11.1% 15.7%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.1% 3.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.4% 0.4%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 53.4% 36.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 53.4% 36.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 0.0%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,270 $15,383,320 28.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $338 $715,208 1.3%
Staff $231 $488,796 0.9%
General Administration $303 $641,148 1.2%
School Administration $607 $1,284,412 2.3%
Operation $1,243 $2,630,188 4.8%
Transportation $789 $1,669,524 3.0%
Other $206 $435,896 0.8%
Total Support $3,717 $7,865,172 14.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $14,952 $31,638,432 57.6%
Total Expenditures $25,939 $54,886,924 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,244 $1,105,035,935 52.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $634 $84,942,421 4.0%
Staff $264 $35,378,135 1.7%
General Administration $231 $30,925,294 1.5%
School Administration $835 $111,929,572 5.3%
Operation $1,506 $201,890,196 9.5%
Transportation $737 $98,806,638 4.7%
Other $555 $74,457,722 3.5%
Total Support $4,762 $638,322,976 30.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,775 $372,005,584 17.6%
Total Expenditures $15,782 $2,115,395,503 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%

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