Eisenberg (harry O.) Elementary School

Eisenberg (harry O.) Elementary School serves 537 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the DE average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 84% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 52%.
Eisenberg (harry O.) Elementary School operates within the Colonial School District.

Overview

The student population of 537 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has declined by 11% over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2012)
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 537 students
Eisenberg (harry O.) Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 37 teachers
Eisenberg (harry O.) Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Eisenberg (harry O.) Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.64 is more than the state average of 0.51. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (DE) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 14:1
Eisenberg (harry O.) Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
32%
14%
Eisenberg (harry O.) Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2013)
Black
49%
32%
Eisenberg (harry O.) Elementary School Black (1988-2013)
White
16%
48%
Eisenberg (harry O.) Elementary School White (1988-2013)
Two or more races
3%
2%
All Ethnic Groups
Eisenberg (harry O.) Elementary School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.64 0.51
Eisenberg (harry O.) Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
67%
47%
Eisenberg (harry O.) Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2013)
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.
1%
5%
Eisenberg (harry O.) Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 11,355 students has grown by 8% over five years.
School District Name Colonial School District
Number of Schools
Managed
14
1
Number of Students Managed 11,355 1,164
Colonial   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $142 MM $13 MM
District Spending $147 MM $15 MM
District Revenue / Student $13,532 $11,002
Colonial   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $14,022 $12,421
Colonial   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, DE Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Leach (john G.) School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Leach (john G.) School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Leach (john G.) School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • New CastleLeach (john G.) School
    Special Education School
    10 Landers Ln
    New CastleDE 19720
    (302)429-4055
    Special Education School

    0.2 mi | 94 students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • New CastleColwyck Elementary School
    12 Landers Ln
    New CastleDE 19720
    (302)429-4085
    0.2 mi | 308 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • New CastleMccullough (calvin R. ) Middle School
    20 Chase Ave
    New CastleDE 19720
    (302)429-4000
    0.6 mi | 783 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • New CastleCastle Hills Elementary School
    502 Moores Ln
    New CastleDE 19720
    (302)323-2915
    0.7 mi | 656 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • New CastlePencader Business And Finance Charter High School
    Charter School
    170 Lukens Dr
    New CastleDE 19720
    (302)573-7760
    Charter School

    0.8 mi | 411 students | Gr. 9-12                      

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