West Park Place Elementary School

  • West Park Place Elementary School serves 368 students in grades KG-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the DE average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is more than the state average of 53%.
  • West Park Place Elementary School operates within the Christina School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 368 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2011)
Grades OfferedGrades KG-5
Total Students368 students
West Park Place Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %West Park Place Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
West Park Place Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeWest Park Place Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(DE) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
West Park Place Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
20%
4%
West Park Place Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
9%
15%
West Park Place Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
22%
31%
West Park Place Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
46%
47%
West Park Place Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
3%
3%
West Park Place Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsWest Park Place Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownDE 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.
0.700.66
West Park Place 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.
31%
37%
West Park Place Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2015)
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/an/a
West Park Place 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 $15,654 is higher than the state average of $7,010. The district revenue/student has declined by 11% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $16,704 is higher than the state average of $7,367. The district spending/student has declined by 14% over four years.
School District NameChristina School District
Number of Schools
Managed
30
1
Number of Students Managed16,244933
Christina School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$257 MM$8 MM
Christina School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$274 MM$9 MM
Christina School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$15,654$7,010
Christina School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$16,704$7,367
Christina School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, DE Dept. of Education

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