Blades Elementary School

900 South Arch St, Blades, DE 19973 | (302) 628-4416
  • Grades: PK-5
  • Student Enrollment: 560
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 560 preschool and elementary school students from grades PK-5
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 900 South Arch Street, Blades, DE 19973
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details
  • Seaford School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $11,963
  • Graduation Rate: 56.3%
  • Dropout Rate: 8.5%
  • Students Per Teacher: 14.4
  • Enrolled Students: 3,386

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 560
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 31.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 18.1
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 302 (53.9%)
  • Females: 258 (46.1%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 42 (7.5%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 377 (67.3%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 419 (74.8%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Blades Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian20.4%
Black14626.1%
Asian10.2%
Hispanic12422.1%
White28751.3%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Blades Elementary School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten10218.2%
1st Grade10017.9%
2nd Grade9617.1%
3rd Grade8415.0%
4th Grade9316.6%
5th Grade8515.2%
Source: DE Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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