Pleasantville Elementary School



Pleasantville Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Pleasantville Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 63
1 69
2 81
3 70
4 101
5 76
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Pleasantville Elementary School is a public elementary school located in New Castle, DE in the Colonial School District. It enrolls 460 students in grades 1st through 12th. Pleasantville Elementary School is the 72nd largest public school in Delaware and the 25,865th largest nationally. It has 14.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 460
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 32
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 25,865th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Delaware: 72nd out of 126
Student/Teacher Rank in Delaware: 42nd out of 126
Full Time Teacher Rank in Delaware: 64th out of 126

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Pleasantville Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 232
(50%)
3,688
(49%)
 Male 228
(50%)
3,898
(51%)

Pleasantville Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 203
(44%)
3,144
(41%)
 White 170
(37%)
2,414
(32%)
 Hispanic 78
(17%)
1,567
(21%)
 Asian 5
(1%)
219
(3%)
 Two or More 4
(1%)
217
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
11
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
14
(0%)

Pleasantville Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 248
(54%)
3,681
(49%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 212
(46%)
3,905
(51%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 125 ranked schools in Delaware, Pleasantville Elementary School is ranked 59th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Pleasantville Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (46.1%) is slightly higher than the state average of 41.2%. 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.

Pleasantville Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 541
2006 568
2007 554
2008 558
2009 528
2010 522
2011 544
2012 521
2013 496
2014 484
2015 460

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.5
2006 16.2
2007 15
2008 15.5
2009 14.3
2010 14.9
2011 16.5
2012 16.3
2013 14.6
2014 15.1
2015 14.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.45101663585952
2006 0.54753521126761
2007 0.55776173285199
2008 0.44623655913978
2009 0.71780303030303
2010 0.70114942528736
2011 0.73713235294118
2012 0.70825335892514
2013 0.4616935483871
2014 0.44834710743802
2015 0.46086956521739

Compare Pleasantville Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,401.8% 14.0:1
 
1,440.0% 14.4:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 41.2%
 
This School 46.1%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Pleasantville Elementary School
New Castle, DE
Public KG - 05 460 14.4:1  
Jones (albert H.) Elementary School
Newark, DE
Public KG - 05 426 16.4:1 2 miles
Fairwinds Christian School
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Private PK - 12 195 13:1 2 miles
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Public 06 - 08 662 14.7:1 3 miles
Wilmington Manor Elementary School
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Public KG - 05 355 14.8:1 3 miles
Gallaher (robert S.) Elementary School
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Public KG - 05 535 16.7:1 3 miles
Tall Oaks Classical School
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Private KG - 12 220 10:1 3 miles
New Castle Elementary School
New Castle, DE
Public KG - 05 581 15.3:1 3 miles
Downie (carrie) Elementary School
New Castle, DE
Public KG - 05 382 15.9:1 3 miles
Family Foundations Academy
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Public KG - 08 792 16.9:1 3 miles
Islamic Academy of Delaware
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Private PK - 08 122 7:1 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 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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