Richardson Park Learning Center

Tel: (302)992-5574
  • Richardson Park Learning Center serves 303 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the DE average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 62% 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 303 students has declined by 5% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has grown by 27% over five years.
School Type Special education school
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 303 students
Richardson Park Learning Center Total Students (2008-2015)
Gender % Richardson Park Learning Center Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 37 teachers
Richardson Park Learning Center Total Teachers (2008-2015)
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 0.69 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 14:1
Richardson Park Learning Center Student Teacher Ratio (2008-2014)
Asian
3%
4%
Richardson Park Learning Center Asian Students (2008-2015)
Hispanic
34%
15%
Richardson Park Learning Center Black Students (2008-2015)
Black
24%
31%
Richardson Park Learning Center Black Students (2008-2015)
White
38%
47%
Richardson Park Learning Center White Students (2008-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Richardson Park Learning Center Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Richardson Park Learning Center Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
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.
0.69 0.52
Richardson Park Learning Center Diversity Score (2008-2015)
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.
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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.
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Richardson Park Learning Center Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2008-2013)

District Comparison

  • Red Clay Consolidated School District's student population of 16,146 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $15,059 is higher than the state average of $11,318. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $15,146 is higher than the state average of $10,965. The district spending/student has grown by 8% over four years.
School District Name Red Clay Consolidated School District
Number of Schools
Managed
26
1
Number of Students Managed 16,146 933
Red Clay Consolidated School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue $243 MM $11 MM
Red Clay Consolidated School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $245 MM $10 MM
Red Clay Consolidated School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $15,059 $11,318
Red Clay Consolidated School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $15,146 $10,965
Red Clay Consolidated School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, DE Dept. of Education

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