14 Forge Road
Newark, DE 19711
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Wilson (etta J.) Elementary School serves 317 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Wilson (etta J.) Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Delaware for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70-74% (which is higher than the Delaware state average of 42%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70-74% (which is higher than the Delaware state average of 53%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Delaware state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Delaware state average of 56% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Wilson (etta J.) Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Delaware for:

School Overview

Wilson (etta J.) Elementary School's student population of 317 students has declined by 21% over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
317 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
28 teachers
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School Rankings

Wilson (etta J.) Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% of all 204 schools in Delaware (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Wilson (etta J.) Elementary School is 0.68, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.69. 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 (DE)
Overall Testing Rank
#15 out of 204 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-74%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-74%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
4%
4%
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Hispanic
28%
18%
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Black
18%
30%
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White
46%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
52%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
5%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, DE Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 317 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 54%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10% in DE
  • Math Proficiency
    : 70-74% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 70-74% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.68 (Top 20%)

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