Richardson Park Learning Center

  • Richardson Park Learning Center serves 237 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is <50% (which is higher than the Delaware state average of 44%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is <50% (which is lower than the Delaware state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Delaware state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Delaware state average of 55%.

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School Overview

  • Richardson Park Learning Center's student population of 237 students has declined by 20% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 52% over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students237 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Richardson Park Learning Center's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 8:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Richardson Park Learning Center is 0.61, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (DE)
Overall School Rank#179 out of 200 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Richardson Park Learning Center and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Delaware by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Richardson Park Learning Center and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Delaware by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Richardson Park Learning Center and the public school average student teacher ratio of Delaware by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
3%
4%
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Hispanic
20%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Richardson Park Learning Center and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Delaware by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
20%
30%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Richardson Park Learning Center and the percentage of Black public school students in Delaware by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
56%
45%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Richardson Park Learning Center and the percentage of White public school students in Delaware by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
1%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Richardson Park Learning Center and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Delaware by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Richardson Park Learning Center.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in DE.
Diversity Score0.610.53
This chart display the diversity score of Richardson Park Learning Center and the public school average diversity score of Delaware by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Richardson Park Learning Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Delaware by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Richardson Park Learning Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Delaware by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRed Clay Consolidated School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, DE Dept. of Education

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