Lewes, DE
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Lewes Public Schools

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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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Cape Henlopen School District Details

Cape Henlopen School District
1270 Kings Highway
Lewes, DE 19958

5,075 Students enrolled in District

8 Schools in District

13 Students Per Classroom (State average is 14)

Cape Henlopen 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
Beacon Middle School
19483 John J. Williams Highway
Lewes, DE, 19958
04-08
Cape Henlopen High School
1250 Kings Highway
Lewes, DE, 19958
08-12
H. O. Brittingham Elementary School
400 Mulberry Street
Milton, DE, 19968
PK-05
Mariner Middle School
16391 Harbeson Rd.
Milton, DE, 19968
05-08
Milton Elementary School
512 Federal Street
Milton, DE, 19968
PK-05
Rehoboth Elementary School
500 Stockley Street
Rehoboth Beach, DE, 19971
PK-06
Shields (richard A.) Elementary School
910 Shields Avenue
Lewes, DE, 19958
PK-05
Sussex Consortium School
520 Du Pont Avenue
Lewes, DE, 19958
PK-12

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 68.6% 48.0%
Black 14.8% 32.2%
Hispanic 14.4% 15.7%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.8% 3.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.3% 0.4%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 33.8% 36.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 33.8% 36.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 0.0%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,814 $49,403,676 50.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $430 $2,164,620 2.2%
Staff $196 $986,664 1.0%
General Administration $100 $503,400 0.5%
School Administration $858 $4,319,172 4.4%
Operation $1,209 $6,086,106 6.2%
Transportation $573 $2,884,482 3.0%
Other $636 $3,201,624 3.3%
Total Support $4,003 $20,151,102 20.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $5,548 $27,928,632 28.6%
Total Expenditures $19,366 $97,488,444 100.0%
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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