Wilson (etta J.) Elementary School

14 Forge Rd,

Newark, DE, 19711-7699

Tel: (302)454-2180
Grades: KG-5

547 students

Wilson (etta J.) Elementary School serves 547 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the DE average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 51%.
Wilson (etta J.) Elementary School operates within the Christina School District.

Overview

The student population of 547 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has grown by 15% over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2007)
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 547 students
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 44 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.68 is more than the state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (DE) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1
15:1
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
3%
3%
Hispanic
41%
13%
Black
12%
32%
White
37%
49%
Unknown
6%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
Diversity ScoreThe 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. 0.68
0.64
Eligible for Free LunchFamilies 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. 54%
43%
Eligible for Reduced
LunchFamilies 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.
5%
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 16,303 students has grown by 0% over five years.
School District Name Christina School District
Number of Schools
Managed
31
1
Number of Students Managed 16,303
970
District Total Revenue $247 MM
n/a
District Spending $290 MM
n/a
District Revenue / Student $14,339
$0
District Spending / Student $16,850
$0
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2034 (latest year available) NCES, DE Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Dickinson (john) High School (2.1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Shue-medill Middle School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Heritage Elementary School (1.4 miles away)
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