John C Dempsey Middle School

Serves grades 6 - 8

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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 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
599 Pennsylvania Ave
Delaware, OH 43015
Phone
(740) 833-1800
District
DELAWARE CITY
County
DELAWARE COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
1305
Classroom Teachers
72

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Ohio

6

(10 is best)

Better than 51.1% of OH schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

7

(10 is best)

John C Dempsey Middle School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 59 59
Proficiency in Reading 59 57
Proficiency in Math 58 61

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 71 64
Proficiency in Reading 73 69
Proficiency in Math 69 59

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 74 59
Proficiency in Reading 71 59
Proficiency in Math 76.4 58

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 18.25
AVG FOR DISTRICT 19.96
AVG FOR STATE 17.01
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 6 456 34.9%
Grade 7 443 33.9%
Grade 8 406 31.1%
Total 1305 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 85.2% 86.8% 72.8%
Black 5.5% 4.4% 17.9%
Hispanic 8.6% 8.1% 6.4%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.6% 0.6% 2.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.1% 0.2%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 29.9% 29.8% 24.6%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 22.5% 23.3% 20.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.4% 6.5% 4.2%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 39,109 11,689,442
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 1,086.0 285
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 7.3% 6.0%
5-19 YEARS OLD 20.0% 19.2%
20-44 YEARS OLD 36.2% 31.6%
45-64 YEARS OLD 23.4% 27.0%
65 OR OLDER 13.0% 16.3%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 14,583 4,654,075
Single Parent Households With Children 9.8% 11.0%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 93.5% 90.1%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 33.1% 27.8%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 11.2% 9.4%
$100,000 - $149,999 15.8% 13.6%
$75,000 - $99,999 15.7% 12.6%
$50,000 - $74,999 18.1% 18.3%
$30,000 - $49,999 19.6% 18.9%
$15,000 - $29,999 11.2% 15.2%
$15,000 or less 8.4% 12.0%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,392 $35,360,544 41.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $3,247,284 3.8%
Staff $292 $1,615,344 1.9%
General Administration $216 $1,194,912 1.4%
School Administration $531 $2,937,492 3.5%
Operation $877 $4,851,564 5.7%
Transportation $565 $3,125,580 3.7%
Other $421 $2,328,972 2.7%
Total Support $3,489 $19,301,148 22.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $5,417 $29,966,844 35.4%
Total Expenditures $15,298 $84,628,536 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,885 $11,675,377,079 49.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $706 $1,197,797,522 5.1%
Staff $406 $687,848,134 2.9%
General Administration $329 $557,606,671 2.4%
School Administration $654 $1,109,670,988 4.7%
Operation $1,032 $1,750,061,637 7.4%
Transportation $587 $995,690,600 4.2%
Other $509 $863,480,400 3.7%
Total Support $4,223 $7,161,883,305 30.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,813 $4,769,348,416 20.2%
Total Expenditures $13,921 $23,606,673,322 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%