Delaware school districts

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List of school districts in Delaware

State profile
Number of students: 129,403
Number of schools: 218
Graduation rate: 87.4%
Per-pupil spending: $12,685
State school administration
President: Dr. Teri Quinn Gray
State Board Members: 9
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Quick facts
School board elections
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School boards and school board elections
List of school districts in Delaware
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Delaware is home to 218 schools and 129,403 K-12 students.[1]

Quick facts

State school administrators

  • State Board of Education
    • Dr. Teri Quinn Gray, President
    • Jorge L. Melendez, Vice President
    • Gregory B Coverdale Jr., Board Member
    • G. Patrick Heffernan, Board Member
    • Randall L Hughes II, Board Member
    • Barbara B Rutt, Board Member
    • Terry M Whittaker, Board Member
    • Mark Murphy, Executive Secretary
    • Donna Johnson, Executive Director


The following table displays the top five Delaware school districts by total student enrollment.

Student enrollment
1.) Christina School District
2.) Red Clay Consolidated School District
3.) Brandywine School District
4.) Colonial School District
5.) Appoquinimink School District


The following table displays the ethnic distribution of students in Delaware.[2]

Ethnicity Percentage
White 50.1%
African American 32.3%
Hispanic 12.4%
Asian 3.4%
American Indian 0.5%
Two or More 1.4%

School board elections

Upcoming elections

See also: List of school board elections in 2014

In 2013, five of the top enrollment school districts in Delaware held elections for a total of 11 school board seats across the state. The same five school districts will hold elections for a total of 6 seats on May 13, 2014.

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