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
9 242
10 195
11 180
12 134

Seaford Senior High School is a public high school of the Seaford School District located in Seaford, DE. It has 751 students in grades 8th through 12th. Seaford Senior High School is the 31st largest public high school in Delaware and the 7,809th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 12.5 to 1.

Total Students: 751
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 60

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Seaford Senior High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 402
(54%)
402
(54%)
 Female 349
(46%)
349
(46%)

Seaford Senior High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 299
(40%)
299
(40%)
 Black 266
(35%)
266
(35%)
 Hispanic 133
(18%)
133
(18%)
 Two or More 37
(5%)
37
(5%)
 Asian 10
(1%)
10
(1%)
 American Indian 5
(1%)
5
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
1
(0%)

Seaford Senior High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 393
(52%)
393
(52%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 358
(48%)
358
(48%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Seaford Senior High School is ranked 11th out of 55 ranked schools in Delaware, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Seaford Senior High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (47.7%) is significantly higher than the state average of 27.0%. 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
2013 697
2014 719
2015 751

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
2013 13.4
2014 12
2015 12.5

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
2013 0.53371592539455
2014 0.44089012517385
2015 0.47669773635153

Compare Seaford Senior High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,250.0% 12.5:1
 
1,359.1% 13.6:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 27.0%
 
This School 47.7%
 
National Average 48.3%
 

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