Downes (John R.) Elementary School

220 Casho Mill Rd, Newark, DE 19711 | (302) 454-2133
  • Grades: KG-5
  • Student Enrollment: 449
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 449 elementary school students from grades KG-5
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 220 Casho Mill Road, Newark, DE 19711
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
School District Details
  • Christina School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $14,159
  • Graduation Rate: 59.5%
  • Dropout Rate: 11.0%
  • Students Per Teacher: 14.0
  • Enrolled Students: 16,469

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 449
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 31.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 14.5
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 228 (50.8%)
  • Females: 221 (49.2%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 16 (3.6%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 149 (33.2%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 165 (36.7%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Downes (John R.) Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black11525.6%
Asian337.3%
Hispanic296.5%
White27260.6%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Downes (John R.) Elementary School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten7817.4%
1st Grade8819.6%
2nd Grade7115.8%
3rd Grade7516.7%
4th Grade8218.3%
5th Grade5512.2%
Source: DE Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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