Eisenberg (harry O.) Elementary School

Eisenberg (harry O.) Elementary School serves 565 students in grades KG - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the DE average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 82% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 53%.
Eisenberg (harry O.) Elementary School operates within the Colonial School District.

School Overview

The student population of 565 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2012)
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 565 students
Eisenberg (harry O.) Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Eisenberg (harry O.) Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 37 teachers
Eisenberg (harry O.) Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Eisenberg (harry O.) Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.66 is more than the state average of 0.52. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (DE) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 15:1
Eisenberg (harry O.) Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
31%
15%
Eisenberg (harry O.) Elementary School Black Students (1988-2014)
Black
47%
31%
Eisenberg (harry O.) Elementary School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
18%
47%
Eisenberg (harry O.) Elementary School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
4%
3%
Eisenberg (harry O.) Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Eisenberg (harry O.) Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown DE All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.66 0.52
Eisenberg (harry O.) Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
99%
39%
Eisenberg (harry O.) Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
n/a
Eisenberg (harry O.) Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 9,848 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $14,154 is higher than the state average of $7,010. The district revenue/student has grown by 19% over four years.
The district spending/student of $14,609 is higher than the state average of $7,367. The district spending/student has grown by 24% over four years.
School District Name Colonial School District
Number of Schools
Managed
15
1
Number of Students Managed 9,848 970
Colonial   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $143 MM $8 MM
Colonial   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $148 MM $9 MM
Colonial   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $14,154 $7,010
Colonial   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $14,609 $7,367
Colonial   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, DE Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Leach (john G.) School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Leach (john G.) School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Leach (john G.) School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • New CastleLeach (john G.) School
    Special Education School
    0.1 miles | Grades: PK-12 | 96 students10 Landers Ln
    New CastleDE 19720
    (302)429-4055
    0.1PK-1296
  • New CastleThe Colwyck Center
    0.1 miles | Grades: PK | 110 students12 Landers Ln
    New CastleDE 19720
    (302)429-4085
    0.1PK110
  • New CastleMccullough (calvin R. ) Middle School
    0.6 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 754 students20 Chase Ave
    New CastleDE 19720
    (302)429-4000
    0.66-8754
  • New CastleCastle Hills Elementary School
    0.7 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 659 students502 Moores Ln
    New CastleDE 19720
    (302)323-2915
    0.7PK-5659
  • New CastleWilmington Manor Elementary School
    1.3 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 334 students200 East Roosevelt Ave
    New CastleDE 19720
    (302)323-2901
    1.3KG-5334

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