Wilmington Public Schools

Source & Methodology

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Due to Covid-19, standardized testing did not take place during the 2019-2020 academic school year. Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2019 (latest available). Updated annually.
  • All data updated June 2021

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Christina School District Details

Christina School District
600 N. Lombard Street
Wilmington, DE 19801

13,370 Students enrolled in District

28 Schools in District

12 Students Per Classroom (State average is 14)

Christina School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Delaware

(10 is best)

Better than of DE school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
36%
47%
38%
52%
34%
42%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
Brader (henry M.) Elementary School
350 Four Seasons Parkway
Newark, DE, 19702
KG-05
Brennen School (the)
144 Brennen Drive
Newark, DE, 19713
PK-12
Brookside Elementary School
800 Marrows Road
Newark, DE, 19713
KG-05
Christiana High School
190 Salem Church Road
Newark, DE, 19713
06-12
Christina Early Education Center School
620 East Chestnut Hill Rd
Newark, DE, 19713
PK-PK
Delaware School For The Deaf
630 East Chestnut Hill Road
Newark, DE, 19713
PK-12
Douglass School
1800 Prospect Road
Wilmington, DE, 19805
01-12
Downes (john R.) Elementary School
220 Casho Mill Road
Newark, DE, 19711
KG-05
Gallaher (robert S.) Elementary School
800 North Brownleaf Road
Newark, DE, 19713
KG-05
Gauger-Cobbs Middle School
50 Gender Road
Newark, DE, 19713
06-08
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School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 28.9% 44.9%
Black 40.6% 31.3%
Hispanic 23.3% 19.0%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 6.8% 4.3%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.4% 0.6%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $12,527 $174,708,000 54.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,241 $17,310,000 5.4%
Staff $332 $4,624,000 1.4%
General Administration $188 $2,620,000 0.8%
School Administration $1,292 $18,026,000 5.6%
Operation $2,394 $33,392,000 10.4%
Transportation $1,492 $20,813,000 6.5%
Other $1,449 $20,213,000 6.3%
Total Support $8,389 $116,998,000 36.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,123 $29,608,000 9.2%
Total Expenditures $23,038 $321,314,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,133 $1,278,047,000 55.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $732 $102,455,000 4.4%
Staff $272 $38,111,000 1.6%
General Administration $223 $31,253,000 1.4%
School Administration $929 $129,935,000 5.6%
Operation $1,528 $213,882,000 9.3%
Transportation $749 $104,866,000 4.5%
Other $606 $84,769,000 3.7%
Total Support $5,040 $705,271,000 30.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,346 $328,301,000 14.2%
Total Expenditures $16,520 $2,311,619,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%

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