Gallaher (robert S.) Elementary School

  • Gallaher (robert S.) Elementary School serves 517 students in grades KG-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the DE average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 53%.
  • Gallaher (robert S.) Elementary School operates within the Christina School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 517 students has grown by 20% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has grown by 18% over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2010)
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 517 students
Gallaher (robert S.) Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Gallaher (robert S.) Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 32 teachers
Gallaher (robert S.) Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Gallaher (robert S.) Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.73 is more than the state average of 0.52. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (DE) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 14:1
Gallaher (robert S.) Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
8%
4%
Gallaher (robert S.) Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
20%
15%
Gallaher (robert S.) Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
23%
31%
Gallaher (robert S.) Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
42%
47%
Gallaher (robert S.) Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Gallaher (robert S.) Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
7%
3%
Gallaher (robert S.) Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Gallaher (robert S.) Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown DE All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.73 0.52
Gallaher (robert S.) Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
38%
37%
Gallaher (robert S.) Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2015)
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.
n/a n/a
Gallaher (robert S.) Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

  • Christina School District's student population of 16,244 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $17,700 is higher than the state average of $10,798. The district revenue/student has grown by 23% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $19,432 is higher than the state average of $10,466. The district spending/student has grown by 15% over four years.
School District Name Christina School District
Number of Schools
Managed
30
1
Number of Students Managed 16,244 933
Christina School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $289 MM $10 MM
Christina School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $317 MM $10 MM
Christina School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $17,700 $10,798
Christina School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $19,432 $10,466
Christina School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, DE Dept. of Education

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