Richardson Park Elementary School



Richardson Park Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Richardson Park Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 102
1 90
2 105
3 109
4 104
5 81
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 591 students in grades 1st through 12th. Richardson Park Elementary School is the 36th largest public school in Delaware and the 14,272nd largest nationally. It has 14.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 591
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 40
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 14,272nd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Delaware: 36th out of 126
Student/Teacher Rank in Delaware: 47th out of 126
Full Time Teacher Rank in Delaware: 30th out of 126

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Richardson Park Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 300
(51%)
6,689
(50%)
 Female 291
(49%)
6,604
(50%)

Richardson Park Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 306
(52%)
3,663
(28%)
 Black 146
(25%)
2,581
(19%)
 White 122
(21%)
5,831
(44%)
 Two or More 14
(2%)
351
(3%)
 Asian 2
(0%)
833
(6%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
31
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
3
(0%)

Richardson Park Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 588
(99%)
5,777
(43%)
 Not Eligible 3
(1%)
7,516
(57%)
 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, Richardson Park Elementary School is ranked 2nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Richardson Park Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (99.5%) is significantly 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.

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
2013 482
2014 479
2015 591

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
2013 13.8
2014 12.9
2015 14.8

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
2013 0.99377593360996
2014 0.9937369519833
2015 0.99492385786802

Compare Richardson Park Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,401.8% 14.0:1
 
1,480.0% 14.8:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 41.2%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 99.5%
 

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Public KG - 05 591 14.8:1  
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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 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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