Richardson Park Learning Center

Tel: (302)992-5574
Grades PK-5
299 students
Richardson Park Learning Center serves 299 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the DE average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 64% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 53%.
Richardson Park Learning Center operates within the Red Clay Consolidated School District.

School Overview

The student population of 299 students has declined by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has grown by 24% over five years.
School Type Special education school
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 299 students
Richardson Park Learning Center Total Students (2008-2014)
Gender % Richardson Park Learning Center Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 36 teachers
Richardson Park Learning Center Total Teachers (2008-2014)
Students by Grade Richardson Park Learning Center Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 has decreased from 11:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.71 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 8:1 15:1
Richardson Park Learning Center Student Teacher Ratio (2008-2014)
Asian
4%
4%
Richardson Park Learning Center Asian Students (2008-2014)
Hispanic
32%
15%
Richardson Park Learning Center Black Students (2008-2014)
Black
25%
31%
Richardson Park Learning Center Black Students (2008-2014)
White
36%
47%
Richardson Park Learning Center White Students (2008-2014)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Richardson Park Learning Center Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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.
0.71 0.52
Richardson Park Learning Center Diversity Score (2008-2014)
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.
98%
39%
Richardson Park Learning Center Eligible for Free Lunch (2008-2014)
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
Richardson Park Learning Center Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2008-2013)

District Comparison

Red Clay Consolidated School District's student population of 16,538 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $14,538 is higher than the state average of $7,010. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $14,021 is higher than the state average of $7,367. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Red Clay Consolidated School District
Number of Schools
Managed
27
1
Number of Students Managed 16,538 970
Red Clay Consolidated   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $228 MM $8 MM
Red Clay Consolidated   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $220 MM $9 MM
Red Clay Consolidated   School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $14,538 $7,010
Red Clay Consolidated   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $14,021 $7,367
Red Clay Consolidated   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, DE Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Delaware Military Academy (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Conrad Schools Of Science (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Richardson Park Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • WilmingtonRichardson Park Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 482 students
    0.1 miles
    16 Idella Ave
    WilmingtonDE 19804
    (302)992-5570
    0.1KG-5482
  • WilmingtonDelaware Military AcademyCharter School
    Grades: 9-12 | 568 students
    0.4 miles
    112 Middleboro Rd
    WilmingtonDE 19804
    (302)998-0745
    0.49-12568
  • WilmingtonConrad Schools Of ScienceMagnet School
    Grades: 6-12 | 1153 students
    0.5 miles
    201 Jackson Ave
    WilmingtonDE 19804
    (302)992-5545
    0.56-121153
  • WilmingtonRichey Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 429 students
    0.9 miles
    105 East Highland Ave
    WilmingtonDE 19804
    (302)992-5535
    0.9KG-5429
  • WilmingtonBayard Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 463 students
    1 miles
    200 South Dupont St
    WilmingtonDE 19805
    (302)429-4118
    16-8463

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