Seaford Senior High School



Seaford Senior High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Seaford Senior High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 202
10 185
11 134
12 187

Seaford Senior High School is a public high school of the Seaford School District located in Seaford, DE. It has 708 students in grades 8th through 12th. Seaford Senior High School is the 29th largest public high school in Delaware and the 8,099th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 14.8 to 1.

Total Students: 708
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 48

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Seaford Senior High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 362
(51%)
386
(51%)
 Female 346
(49%)
368
(49%)

Seaford Senior High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 317
(45%)
339
(45%)
 White 285
(40%)
307
(41%)
 Hispanic 80
(11%)
80
(11%)
 Two or More 15
(2%)
17
(2%)
 Asian 7
(1%)
7
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 3
(0%)
3
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
1
(0%)

Seaford Senior High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 483
(68%)
514
(68%)
 Not Eligible 198
(28%)
209
(28%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 27
(4%)
31
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Seaford Senior High School is ranked 12th out of 0 ranked schools in Delaware, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Seaford Senior High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (72.0%) is significantly higher than the state average of 45.3%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Seaford Senior High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 846
2006 800
2007 810
2008 744
2009 803
2010 818
2011 754
2012 708

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16
2006 15.4
2007 15.6
2008 15
2009 14.9
2010 15.7
2011 13.5
2012 14.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.4113475177305
2006 0.4325
2007 0.42716049382716
2008 0.50134408602151
2009 0.5653798256538
2010 0.63447432762836
2011 0.65915119363395
2012 0.72033898305085

Compare Seaford Senior High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,201.0% 12.0:1
 
1,480.0% 14.8:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 45.3%
 
National Average 46.8%
 
This School 72.0%
 

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