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Teaching Schools in Delaware Districts

Delaware has more than 22 school districts, from New castle county County's to Sussex county County's and everywhere in between.

Here's a list of all districts with more than 1,000 students, plus some key information if you're interested in becoming a teacher in Delaware. Don't miss our report on Delaware Teacher Salaries!

District County Number of Students Number of Full Time Teachers Total Education Expenditures
Newark Charter School Newark Charter School New castle 2,140 128 $17,150,000
Mot Charter SchoolMot Charter School New castle 1,013 55 $6,240,000
Odyssey Charter SchoolOdyssey Charter School New castle 1,161 83 $8,843,000
Appoquinimink School District Appoquinimink School District New castle 10,378 620 $104,725,000
Cape Henlopen School District Cape Henlopen School District Sussex 5,170 408 $72,672,000
Caesar Rodney School District Caesar Rodney School District Kent 7,527 518 $97,730,000
Capital School District Capital School District Kent 6,486 460 $95,237,000
Christina School District Christina School District New castle 15,538 1049 $287,248,000
Colonial School District Colonial School District New castle 9,634 624 $134,811,000
Delmar School District Delmar School District Sussex 1,345 76 $13,729,000
Indian River School District Indian River School District Sussex 9,796 676 $125,254,000
Polytech School District Polytech School District Kent 1,194 88 $18,303,000
Lake Forest School District Lake Forest School District Kent 3,744 241 $43,835,000
Laurel School District Laurel School District Sussex 2,221 141 $24,312,000
Milford School District Milford School District Sussex 3,981 261 $47,618,000
Brandywine School District Brandywine School District New castle 10,578 738 $157,581,000
New Castle County Vocational-technical School DistrictNew Castle County Vocational-technical School District New castle 4,698 346 $76,210,000
Red Clay Consolidated School District Red Clay Consolidated School District New castle 15,846 1000 $222,571,000
Seaford School District Seaford School District Sussex 3,411 237 $48,256,000
Smyrna School District Smyrna School District Kent 5,229 329 $57,910,000
Sussex Technical School District Sussex Technical School District Sussex 1,444 92 $22,606,000
Woodbridge School District Woodbridge School District Sussex 2,466 157 $30,595,000
Sources:
  • Public Elementary/Secondary School Universe Survey Data, Common Core of Data (CCD) 2015-16, National Center for Education Statistics, https://nces.ed.gov/ccd/pubschuniv.asp
  • Local Education Agency (School District) Finance Survey (F-33) Data, Common Core of Data (CCD) 2013-14, National Center for Education Statistics, https://nces.ed.gov/ccd/f33agency.asp