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 stayed relatively flat over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2012)
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 537 students
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 37 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 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
Hispanic
32%
14%
Black
49%
32%
White
16%
48%
Two or more races
3%
2%
All Ethnic Groups
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
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%
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%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 11,355 students has grown by 8% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $13,532 is higher than the state average of $11,002. The district revenue/student has grown by 28% over four years.
The district spending/student of $14,022 is higher than the state average of $12,421. The district spending/student has grown by 15% over four years.
School District Name Colonial School District
Number of Schools
Managed
14
1
Number of Students Managed 11,355 970
District Total Revenue $142 MM $13 MM
District Spending $147 MM $15 MM
District Revenue / Student $13,532 $11,002
District Spending / Student $14,022 $12,421
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 (0.1 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
    10 Landers Ln
    New CastleDE 19720
    (302)429-4055
    Special Education School

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

    0.7 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 411 students                      

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