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WILMINGTON, DELAWARE SCHOOLS AND NEIGHBORHOODS: WE ARE HERE TO HELP
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ABOUT Wilmington, Delaware SCHOOLS
Wilmington schools boast a total student population of 84,261 attending 122 schools in 28 public school districts and 84 private schools. Public school revenue and expenditures vary by school district but Wilmington public schools spend an average of $8,178 per student each year.
Student teacher ratio is an important statistic cluing parents into the probable attention their child might receive individually in a classroom setting. Wilmington public schools average a student teacher ratio of 15:1. Wilmington private schools average 7:1. Also, high schools in Wilmington average a student body population of 891, while Wilmington middle schools and elementary schools average student body populations of 588 and 502 respectively.
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CHOOSING THE BEST SCHOOL FOR YOUR CHILD: WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW
It wasn't so long ago that a child's education was limited to geographical boundaries set by the local school district. Increasingly, government is injecting "choice" into the equation by allowing children to enroll in the school of their choosing, regardless of where they live, as long as there is sufficient classroom space available.