450 Wood St
New Wilmington, PA 16142
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Wilmington Area Elementary School serves 387 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
Wilmington Area Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Pennsylvania for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the Pennsylvania state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65-69% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 62%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Pennsylvania state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Wilmington Area Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Pennsylvania for:

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School Overview

Wilmington Area Elementary School's student population of 387 students has grown by 22% over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-4
Total Students
387 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
28 teachers
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School Rankings

Wilmington Area Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 2,797 schools in Pennsylvania (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Wilmington Area Elementary School is 0.08, which is less 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 2017-2018 School Year Data
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State Level (PA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1349 out of 2797 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65-69%
62%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
1%
11%
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Black
n/a
15%
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White
96%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.08
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Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
3%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-4
  • Students: 387 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 4%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in PA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 65-69% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.08 (Btm 50%)

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