Wilson (etta J.) Elementary School



Wilson (etta J.) Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Wilson (etta J.) Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 91
1 96
2 109
3 88
4 87
5 78
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Wilson (etta J.) Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Newark, DE in the Christina School District. It enrolls 549 students in grades 1st through 12th. Wilson (etta J.) Elementary School is the 41st largest public school in Delaware and the 17,166th largest nationally. It has 14.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 549
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 39
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 17,166th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Delaware: 41st out of 123
Student/Teacher Rank in Delaware: 50th out of 122
Full Time Teacher Rank in Delaware: 35th out of 122

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Wilson (etta J.) Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 292
(53%)
6,778
(52%)
 Female 257
(47%)
6,259
(48%)

Wilson (etta J.) Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 240
(44%)
2,547
(20%)
 White 217
(40%)
4,470
(34%)
 Black 57
(10%)
5,058
(39%)
 Asian 17
(3%)
556
(4%)
 Two or More 11
(2%)
350
(3%)
 American Indian 6
(1%)
40
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
16
(0%)

Wilson (etta J.) Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 293
(53%)
7,427
(57%)
 Not Eligible 231
(42%)
4,807
(37%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 25
(5%)
803
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 123 ranked schools in Delaware, Wilson (etta J.) Elementary School is ranked 41st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Wilson (etta J.) Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (57.9%) is slightly higher than the state average of 54.7%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Wilson (etta J.) Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 519
2006 515
2007 480
2008 580
2009 498
2010 538
2011 547
2012 549

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.5
2006 15.6
2007 16
2008 16.6
2009 13.5
2010 14.2
2011 12.4
2012 14.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.35838150289017
2006 0.35145631067961
2007 0.37708333333333
2008 0.53448275862069
2009 0.53212851405622
2010 0.57434944237918
2011 0.60146252285192
2012 0.5792349726776

Compare Wilson (etta J.) Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,291.2% 12.9:1
 
1,410.0% 14.1:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 54.7%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 57.9%
 

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Public KG - 05 549 14.1:1  
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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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