Lewes 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:
  • Due to Covid-19, standardized testing did not take place during the 2019-2020 academic school year. Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2019 (latest available). Updated annually.
  • All data updated June 2021

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Cape Henlopen School District Details

Cape Henlopen School District
1270 Kings Hwy
Lewes, DE 19958

5,860 Students enrolled in District

9 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)

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
61%
47%
65%
52%
56%
42%
61%
47%
65%
52%
56%
42%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
Beacon Middle School
19483 John J. Williams Highway
Lewes, DE, 19958
06-08
Cape Henlopen High School
1250 Kings Highway
Lewes, DE, 19958
09-12
H. O. Brittingham Elementary School
400 Mulberry Street
Milton, DE, 19968
KG-05
Love Creek Elementary School
19488 John J. Williams Hwy
Lewes, DE, 19958
KG-05
Mariner Middle School
16391 Harbeson Rd.
Milton, DE, 19968
06-08
Milton Elementary School
512 Federal Street
Milton, DE, 19968
KG-05
Rehoboth Elementary School
500 Stockley Street
Rehoboth Beach, DE, 19971
KG-05
Shields (richard A.) Elementary School
910 Shields Avenue
Lewes, DE, 19958
KG-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) 69.6% 44.9%
Black 11.9% 31.3%
Hispanic 16.3% 19.0%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.8% 4.3%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.5% 0.6%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,495 $51,755,000 36.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $530 $2,887,000 2.0%
Staff $192 $1,045,000 0.7%
General Administration $176 $958,000 0.7%
School Administration $983 $5,361,000 3.8%
Operation $1,367 $7,454,000 5.3%
Transportation $516 $2,812,000 2.0%
Other $671 $3,660,000 2.6%
Total Support $4,435 $24,177,000 17.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $11,925 $65,005,000 46.1%
Total Expenditures $25,855 $140,937,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,133 $1,278,047,000 55.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $732 $102,455,000 4.4%
Staff $272 $38,111,000 1.6%
General Administration $223 $31,253,000 1.4%
School Administration $929 $129,935,000 5.6%
Operation $1,528 $213,882,000 9.3%
Transportation $749 $104,866,000 4.5%
Other $606 $84,769,000 3.7%
Total Support $5,040 $705,271,000 30.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,346 $328,301,000 14.2%
Total Expenditures $16,520 $2,311,619,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%

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