Heritage Elementary School



Heritage Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Heritage Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 98
1 99
2 101
3 105
4 111
5 84
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Heritage Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Wilmington, DE in the Red Clay Consolidated School District. It enrolls 598 students in grades 1st through 12th. Heritage Elementary School is the 31st largest public school in Delaware and the 13,423rd largest nationally. It has 15.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 598
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 39
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 13,423rd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Delaware: 31st out of 123
Student/Teacher Rank in Delaware: 77th out of 122
Full Time Teacher Rank in Delaware: 35th out of 122

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Heritage Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 304
(51%)
6,722
(50%)
 Male 294
(49%)
6,673
(50%)

Heritage Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 463
(77%)
6,144
(46%)
 Black 58
(10%)
2,858
(21%)
 Hispanic 42
(7%)
3,459
(26%)
 Asian 19
(3%)
734
(5%)
 Two or More 15
(3%)
173
(1%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
23
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
4
(0%)

Heritage Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 403
(67%)
6,455
(48%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 172
(29%)
6,362
(47%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 23
(4%)
578
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 123 ranked schools in Delaware, Heritage Elementary School is ranked 88th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Heritage Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (32.6%) is lower than the state average of 54.7%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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.

Heritage Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 473
2006 471
2007 468
2008 484
2009 528
2010 549
2011 572
2012 598

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.9
2006 18.8
2007 19.5
2008 18.6
2009 17.9
2010 15.2
2011 18.5
2012 15.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.15856236786469
2006 0.22929936305732
2007 0.23076923076923
2008 0.29132231404959
2009 0.33522727272727
2010 0.28597449908925
2011 0.30594405594406
2012 0.32608695652174

Compare Heritage Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,291.2% 12.9:1
 
1,530.0% 15.3:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 32.6%
 
State Average 54.7%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

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Heritage Elementary School
Wilmington, DE
Public KG - 05 598 15.3:1  
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Public 06 - 08 826 19.7:1 1 miles
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Public KG - 05 543 16:1 2 miles
Wilson (etta J.) Elementary School
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Public KG - 05 549 14.1:1 2 miles
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Public 06 - 08 690 16.4:1 2 miles
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Private PK - 08 427 9:1 3 miles
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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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