Welcome to Wilson Elementary School!

  • Etta J. Wilson Elementary School Etta J. Wilson Elementary school is a public school located in Newark, Delaware. It is a school within the Christina School District. The school was built in the 1960's and has maintained a focus on academic
    excellence. Current enrollment is 259 students in grades kindergarten through fifth.

    Our Mission

    The mission of Etta J. Wilson Elementary School, a family school, is to nourish the development of creative, cooperative, and knowledgeable learners using a variety of teaching strategies and community partnership.

    Exemplary Programs

    • National Blue Ribbon School
    • National Distinguished Title I School
    • Superior Rating from the Delaware Department of Education
    • National PTA Recognition
    • Superstars in Education
    • Star School - Positive Behavior School
    • No Place for Hate School

    Curriculum Highlights

    • Recognized for excellence in Math and Science
    • Faculty members received Presidential Award in Mathematics and Science Instruction
    • Student winners in statewide/district-wide competitions include Odyssey of the Mind, Reflections, Christina Math Invitational, Wilson Literacy Lab, Junior Great Books, Junior Achievement and outstanding music and arts programming.