Wilbur (kathleen H.) Elementary



Wilbur (kathleen H.) Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Wilbur (kathleen H.) Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 190
1 188
2 163
3 197
4 195
5 203
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Wilbur (kathleen H.) Elementary is a public elementary school located in Bear, DE in the Colonial School District. It enrolls 1,136 students in grades 1st through 12th. Wilbur (kathleen H.) Elementary is the 2nd largest public school in Delaware and the 592nd largest nationally. It has 17.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 1,136
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17:1
Full Time Teachers: 67

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Wilbur (kathleen H.) Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 575
(51%)
3,717
(49%)
 Male 561
(49%)
3,907
(51%)

Wilbur (kathleen H.) Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 518
(46%)
3,216
(42%)
 White 403
(35%)
2,520
(33%)
 Hispanic 125
(11%)
1,500
(20%)
 Asian 76
(7%)
218
(3%)
 Two or More 12
(1%)
150
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
7
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
13
(0%)

Wilbur (kathleen H.) Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 594
(52%)
2,926
(38%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 464
(41%)
4,261
(56%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 78
(7%)
437
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 123 ranked schools in Delaware, Wilbur (kathleen H.) Elementary is ranked 6th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Wilbur (kathleen H.) Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (47.7%) is slightly 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.

Wilbur (kathleen H.) Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 N/A
2006 N/A
2007 1114
2008 1212
2009 1219
2010 1172
2011 1120
2012 1136

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 N/A
2006 N/A
2007 16.1
2008 17.3
2009 16.7
2010 16.7
2011 16.5
2012 17

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005
2006
2007
2008 0.27145214521452
2009 0.45200984413454
2010 0.47610921501706
2011 0.47589285714286
2012 0.47711267605634

Compare Wilbur (kathleen H.) Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,291.2% 12.9:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,700.0% 17.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 47.7%
 
State Average 54.7%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Wilbur (kathleen H.) Elementary
Bear, DE
Public KG - 05 1,136 17:1  
Advoserv
Bear, DE
Private UG - UG 86 5:1 2 miles
Red Lion Christian Academy
Bear, DE
Private PK - 12 704 15:1 2 miles
Leasure (may B.) Elementary School
Newark, DE
Public PK - 05 526 15.9:1 3 miles
Childcare Academy School of the Arts II
Bear, DE
Private PK - TK 74 12:1 3 miles
Caravel Academy
Bear, DE
Private PK - 12 1,182 15:1 3 miles
Bedford (gunning) Middle School
New Castle, DE
Public 06 - 08 936 19.1:1 3 miles
Southern Elementary School
New Castle, DE
Public PK - 05 885 14.8:1 3 miles
Oberle (william) Elementary School
Bear, DE
Public KG - 05 707 15:1 3 miles
Learning Express Academy
Newark, DE
Private KG - 05 96 12:1 4 miles
Keene (william B.) Elementary School
Newark, DE
Public KG - 05 686 14.9:1 4 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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