Richardson Park Elementary School



Richardson Park Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Richardson Park Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 71
1 79
2 64
3 69
4 87
5 67
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Richardson Park Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Wilmington, DE in the Red Clay Consolidated School District. It enrolls 437 students in grades 1st through 12th. Richardson Park Elementary School is the 76th largest public school in Delaware and the 27,800th largest nationally. It has 11.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 437
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 11.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 38
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 27,800th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Delaware: 76th out of 123
Student/Teacher Rank in Delaware: 20th out of 122
Full Time Teacher Rank in Delaware: 40th out of 122

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Richardson Park Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 225
(51%)
6,722
(50%)
 Male 212
(49%)
6,673
(50%)

Richardson Park Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 190
(43%)
3,459
(26%)
 Black 132
(30%)
2,858
(21%)
 White 107
(24%)
6,144
(46%)
 Asian 4
(1%)
734
(5%)
 Two or More 4
(1%)
173
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
4
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
23
(0%)

Richardson Park Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 345
(79%)
6,362
(47%)
 Not Eligible 60
(14%)
6,455
(48%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 32
(7%)
578
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 123 ranked schools in Delaware, Richardson Park Elementary School is ranked 25th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Richardson Park Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (86.3%) is significantly 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.

Richardson Park Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 456
2006 441
2007 374
2008 361
2009 396
2010 425
2011 455
2012 437

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.6
2006 14.7
2007 14.4
2008 15.4
2009 14.7
2010 12.1
2011 14.2
2012 11.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.59868421052632
2006 0.69160997732426
2007 0.81550802139037
2008 0.77285318559557
2009 0.74242424242424
2010 0.74588235294118
2011 0.77142857142857
2012 0.86270022883295

Compare Richardson Park Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,150.0% 11.5:1
 
1,291.2% 12.9:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 54.7%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 86.3%
 

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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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