Wilson (etta J.) Elementary School

  • Wilson (etta J.) Elementary School serves 450 students in grades KG-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the DE average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 53%.
  • Wilson (etta J.) Elementary School operates within the Christina School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 450 students has declined by 18% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 41 teachers has grown by 5% over five years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2007)
Grades OfferedGrades KG-5
Total Students450 students
Wilson (etta J.) Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Wilson (etta J.) Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
Wilson (etta J.) Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeWilson (etta J.) Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(DE) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio11:114:1
Wilson (etta J.) Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
3%
4%
Wilson (etta J.) Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
46%
15%
Wilson (etta J.) Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
8%
31%
Wilson (etta J.) Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
40%
47%
Wilson (etta J.) Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Wilson (etta J.) Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsWilson (etta J.) 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.
0.630.66
Wilson (etta J.) 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.
37%
37%
Wilson (etta J.) 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
Wilson (etta J.) 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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