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Sussex Central High School

Serves grades 9 - 12

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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
26026 Patriots Way
Georgetown, DE 19947
Phone
(302) 934-3166
District
INDIAN RIVER SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
SUSSEX COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
1821
Classroom Teachers
127

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Delaware

5

(10 is best)

Better than 42.6% of DE schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

4

(10 is best)

Sussex Central High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 10

50 40 30 20 10 0
27%
36%
33%
46%
21%
26%
    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
Grade 9 531 29.2%
Grade 10 528 29.0%
Grade 11 435 23.9%
Grade 12 327 18.0%
Total 1821 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 42.0% 48.5% 44.4%
Black 13.6% 11.3% 31.5%
Hispanic 42.6% 38.5% 19.1%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.9% 1.2% 4.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.9% 0.5% 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 87,144 989,948
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 262.8 503
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.1% 5.7%
5-19 YEARS OLD 13.5% 18.0%
20-44 YEARS OLD 22.6% 30.9%
45-64 YEARS OLD 27.3% 26.6%
65 OR OLDER 31.4% 18.8%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 35,868 370,953
Single Parent Households With Children 8.2% 10.7%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 89.1% 90.6%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 28.8% 32.7%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 12.0% 15.3%
$100,000 - $149,999 16.8% 17.0%
$75,000 - $99,999 13.4% 13.9%
$50,000 - $74,999 20.3% 17.7%
$30,000 - $49,999 17.6% 16.3%
$15,000 - $29,999 11.7% 11.1%
$15,000 or less 8.2% 8.7%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $10,038 $107,376,486 63.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $625 $6,685,625 3.9%
Staff $268 $2,866,796 1.7%
General Administration $100 $1,069,700 0.6%
School Administration $871 $9,317,087 5.5%
Operation $1,359 $14,537,223 8.6%
Transportation $861 $9,210,117 5.4%
Other $641 $6,856,777 4.1%
Total Support $4,725 $50,543,325 29.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,057 $11,306,729 6.7%
Total Expenditures $15,820 $169,226,540 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,741 $1,345,116,814 54.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $865 $119,478,936 4.8%
Staff $296 $40,879,102 1.6%
General Administration $232 $32,087,829 1.3%
School Administration $1,002 $138,423,766 5.6%
Operation $1,587 $219,211,173 8.8%
Transportation $849 $117,286,158 4.7%
Other $652 $90,065,368 3.6%
Total Support $5,485 $757,452,616 30.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,781 $384,044,972 15.4%
Total Expenditures $18,007 $2,486,615,348 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,549 $372,153,103,143 49.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $792 $39,020,154,935 5.2%
Staff $618 $30,487,652,661 4.1%
General Administration $258 $12,720,931,842 1.7%
School Administration $730 $35,978,592,512 4.8%
Operation $1,169 $57,607,988,317 7.7%
Transportation $527 $26,002,463,553 3.5%
Other $459 $22,633,739,814 3.0%
Total Support $4,553 $224,451,138,461 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,074 $151,519,765,183 20.3%
Total Expenditures $15,176 $748,124,887,521 100.0%