27 Landers Lane
New Castle, DE 19720
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Eisenberg (harry O.) Elementary School serves 487 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Eisenberg (harry O.) Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Delaware for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 32% (which is lower than the Delaware state average of 42%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35% (which is lower than the Delaware state average of 53%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Delaware state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 84% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Delaware state average of 56% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Eisenberg (harry O.) Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Delaware for:

School Overview

Eisenberg (harry O.) Elementary School's student population of 487 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
487 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
33 teachers
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School Rankings

Eisenberg (harry O.) Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 204 schools in Delaware (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Eisenberg (harry O.) Elementary School is 0.67, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
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State Level (DE)
Overall Testing Rank
#138 out of 204 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
28%
18%
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Black
48%
30%
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White
16%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.67
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
1%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, DE Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 487 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 84%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in DE
  • Math Proficiency
    : 32% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 35% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.67 (Top 20%)

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