Harlan (david W. ) Elementary School

Harlan (david W. ) Elementary School serves 379 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the DE average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 52%.
Harlan (david W. ) Elementary School operates within the Brandywine School District.

Overview

The student population of 379 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 379 students
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 32 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 11:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.29 is less 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 12:1 14:1
Asian
1%
3%
Hispanic
8%
14%
Black
84%
32%
White
6%
48%
Two or more races
1%
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.
0.29 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.
73%
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.
5%
5%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 11,850 students has grown by 15% over five years.
School District Name Brandywine School District
Number of Schools
Managed
17
1
Number of Students Managed 11,850 970
District Total Revenue $154 MM $13 MM
District Spending $188 MM $15 MM
District Revenue / Student $15,029 $11,002
District Spending / Student $18,424 $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 Moyer (maurice J.) Academy (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Dupont (pierre S.) Middle School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Delaware College Preparatory Academy (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • WilmingtonDupont (pierre S.) Middle School
    701 West 34th St
    WilmingtonDE 19802
    (302)762-7146
    0.4 mi | 951 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • WilmingtonDelaware College Preparatory Academy
    Charter School
    510 West 28th St
    WilmingtonDE 19802
    (302)762-7424
    Charter School

    0.5 mi | 217 students | Gr. KG-4                      
  • WilmingtonEast Side Charter School
    Charter School
    3000 North Claymont St
    WilmingtonDE 19802
    (302)762-5834
    Charter School

    0.8 mi | 392 students | Gr. KG-8                      
  • WilmingtonEdison (thomas A.) Charter School
    Charter School
    2200 North Locust St
    WilmingtonDE 19802
    (302)778-1101
    Charter School

    1 mi | 743 students | Gr. KG-8                      
  • WilmingtonMoyer (maurice J.) Academy
    Charter School
    610 East 17th St
    WilmingtonDE 19802
    (302)428-9501
    Charter School

    1.1 mi | 182 students | Gr. 6-12                      

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