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Capital School District

Contact info is sourced from our partners at MDR Education, and DonorsChoose updates our site ahead of each school year.
  • (302) 672-1500
  • 198 Commerce Way
  • Dover, DE-8210
  • Website
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About this district

Capital School District is a public school district in Delaware. They serve 6,000 students across 12 schools, and its teachers have had 145 projects funded on DonorsChoose.

  • Schools
    12
  • Students
    6,000
  • Teachers
    469

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Capital School District Demographics

94%
of students receive free or reduced price lunch Data about students' economic need comes from the National Center for Education Statistics, via our partners at MDR Education. Learn more.
Source: the National Center for Education Statistics
68%
of students are Black, Latino, Native American, or Asian Data about school demographics comes from the National Center for Education Statistics, via our partners at MDR Education. The numbers in this chart may not add up to 100% because of limitations in the available data.

Schools in districts that mainly serve students of color receive substantially less state and local support than similar districts that serve primarily White students. Learn more about this gap, why it exists, and how you can help close it.

Capital School District Funding Data from the NCES School District Finance Survey

Capital School District had a total revenue of $107.7 million in the 2016-17 school year. 21.7% came from local sources, 68.7% from state sources, and 9.6% from federal sources.

Capital School District had a per-pupil revenue of $17,957 per pupil in the 2016-17 school year. 21.7% came from local sources, 68.7% from state sources, and 9.6% from federal sources.

Source: National Center for Education Statistics

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Capital School District Support on DonorsChoose Last updated May 21, 2024

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Capital School District

$85,336
raised using DonorsChoose
145
projects funded
93
teachers funded
471
donors
6
projects for basic supplies
23
projects for technology
14
projects for books
6
projects for art supplies

Capital School District has received support from 271 individuals from Delaware and 200 individuals out-of-state.