Heritage Elementary School

Serves grades KG - 5

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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:
  • Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year [note on school closures TBD].
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
2815 Highlands Lane
Wilmington, DE 19808
Phone
(302) 454-3424
District
RED CLAY CONSOLIDATED SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
NEW CASTLE COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
504
Classroom Teachers
36

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Delaware

7

(10 is best)

Better than 66.1% of DE schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

7

(10 is best)

Heritage Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
52%
52%
52%
51%
52%
53%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 4

80 60 40 20 0
65%
53%
67%
54%
62%
51%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 5

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
55%
51%
62%
57%
47%
44%
55%
51%
62%
57%
47%
44%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
14
14
14
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 85 16.9%
Grade 1 95 18.8%
Grade 2 64 12.7%
Grade 3 73 14.5%
Grade 4 96 19.0%
Grade 5 91 18.1%
Total 504 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 70.3% 41.3% 44.9%
Black 8.3% 22.7% 31.3%
Hispanic 18.5% 30.4% 19.0%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 2.5% 5.3% 4.3%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.4% 0.3% 0.6%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 135,268 973,764
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 2,056.3 495
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.0% 5.7%
5-19 YEARS OLD 17.0% 18.2%
20-44 YEARS OLD 31.3% 31.1%
45-64 YEARS OLD 27.6% 26.8%
65 OR OLDER 18.1% 18.2%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 54,405 363,322
Single Parent Households With Children 10.1% 10.4%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 91.1% 90.0%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 39.8% 32.0%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 18.6% 14.6%
$100,000 - $149,999 16.5% 16.5%
$75,000 - $99,999 13.6% 14.4%
$50,000 - $74,999 16.8% 17.7%
$30,000 - $49,999 14.2% 16.4%
$15,000 - $29,999 11.3% 11.5%
$15,000 or less 9.0% 8.8%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $10,964 $172,586,000 62.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,149 $18,088,000 6.6%
Staff $259 $4,073,000 1.5%
General Administration $271 $4,266,000 1.5%
School Administration $1,077 $16,956,000 6.2%
Operation $1,341 $21,104,000 7.7%
Transportation $683 $10,756,000 3.9%
Other $94 $1,475,000 0.5%
Total Support $4,874 $76,718,000 27.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,663 $26,171,000 9.5%
Total Expenditures $17,500 $275,475,000 100.0%
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%