Blades Elementary School
 Date updated - Summer 2018
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District: Seaford School District Telephone: (302) 629-4587
Address: 900 South Arch Street, Blades DE 19973 Web: Blades Elementary School Page
Principal: Kirsten Jennette
School Demographics
Fall Enrollment

Grade 1161145
Grade 2153163

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School Promotion by Grade

Grade 1100.0%
Grade 298.1%

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Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity

African American34.5%37.7%
American Indian1.1%0.7%

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Other Student Characteristics

English Language Learner27.8%
Low Income58.2%
Special Education3.7%
Enrolled for Full Year100.0%

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Recently Arrived ELL Students

Number of Students Not Tested on ELA Assessment0

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Class Size (Percentage by Range) (2017-18)
* Elementary and special schools provide their own class size data

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School Finances

District Expenditure per Pupil (2015-16)


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District Sources of Revenue (2015-16)

Percent District Allocation of Current Expenses by Category (2015-16)

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Exemplary Programs
Blades Elementary School utilizes a school-wide Positive Behavior System program. Students receive recognition for demonstrating positive behaviors within the school. The staff and students at Blades Elementary School continue to strive for a positive school climate where all students are encouraged to learn and achieve academically.

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Curriculum Highlights
Blades Elementary School serves students in kindergarten through second grade. Blades Elementary takes great pride in its rigorous academic curriculum. For reading, our teachers follow the Bookworms curriculum, and students read text both at and above their grade level, as well as receive instruction on their reading level. For math, the students and teachers participate in classroom Number Talks, where students increase their number sense. Students in each grade level have the opportunity to participate in our Spanish immersion program, where they are taught the core curriculum in Spanish. The teachers at Blades Elementary School work hard to meet the needs of all our students through both enrichment and intervention programs. The students and staff at Blades Elementary School are working hard to ensure that we are "a school to tweet about."

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