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    Blades Elementary School

    Location Address:
    900 South Arch Street Blades, Delaware 19973 Phone Number: 3026297194
    Mailing Address:
    900 South Arch Street Blades, DE 19973
    Basic School Information
    Operating Agency Name Seaford School District State Agency ID 23
    School Type Regular School State School ID 761
    Operational Status School is operational FIPS County Number 10005
    County Sussex Locale Rural
    Location Relative to Town Limits
    School Classroom Information
    Classroom Teachers Title I Eligible School? Title I Eligible School
    School Level Primary School School-wide Title I School-wide Title I Designated
    School Lowest Grade Offered PK Magnet School? Not a Magnet School
    School Highest Grade Offered 05 Charter School Not a Charter School
    Free Lunch Eligible Students 200 Reduced-price Lunch Eligible Students 40
    Total Free and Reduced Lunch Students 240 Migrant Students 2
    Total Students 420 Student Teacher Ratio 23.3
    Blades Elementary School Students by Grade
    Prekindergarten Students 6 7th Grade Students 0
    Kindergarten Students 58 8th Grade Students 0
    1st Grade Students 65 9th Grade Students 0
    2nd Grade Students 54 10th Grade Students 0
    3rd Grade Students 91 11th Grade Students 0
    4th Grade Students 71 12th Grade Students 0
    5th Grade Students 75 Ungraded Students 0
    6th Grade Students 0 Total Students 420
    Blades Elementary School Students by Race
    Male Female Total
    American Indiana/Alaskan 1 1 2
    Asian/Pacific Islander 3 8 11
    Hispanic 20 12 32
    Black (Non-Hispanic) 73 71 144
    White (Non-Hispanic) 119 112 231