Sussex Technical 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
17099 County Seat Highway
Georgetown, DE 19947
Phone
(302) 856-0961
District
SUSSEX TECHNICAL SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
SUSSEX COUNTY
Type of School
Vocational/technical
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
1241
Classroom Teachers
85

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Delaware

10

(10 is best)

Better than 93.9% of DE schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

9

(10 is best)

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

Grade 10

80 60 40 20 0
55%
36%
67%
46%
42%
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
15
15
14
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 289 23.3%
Grade 10 366 29.5%
Grade 11 294 23.7%
Grade 12 292 23.5%
Total 1241 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 65.6% 65.6% 44.9%
Black 15.6% 15.6% 31.3%
Hispanic 15.7% 15.7% 19.0%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.8% 1.8% 4.3%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 1.2% 1.2% 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 UNREPORTED 989,948
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) UNREPORTED 503
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW UNREPORTED 5.7%
5-19 YEARS OLD UNREPORTED 18.2%
20-44 YEARS OLD UNREPORTED 31.1%
45-64 YEARS OLD UNREPORTED 26.8%
65 OR OLDER UNREPORTED 18.2%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households UNREPORTED 369,360
Single Parent Households With Children UNREPORTED 10.4%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma UNREPORTED 90.0%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree UNREPORTED 32.0%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more UNREPORTED 14.6%
$100,000 - $149,999 UNREPORTED 16.5%
$75,000 - $99,999 UNREPORTED 14.4%
$50,000 - $74,999 UNREPORTED 17.7%
$30,000 - $49,999 UNREPORTED 16.4%
$15,000 - $29,999 UNREPORTED 11.5%
$15,000 or less UNREPORTED 8.8%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $10,728 $13,388,000 50.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $377 $471,000 1.8%
Staff $373 $465,000 1.7%
General Administration $594 $741,000 2.8%
School Administration $667 $833,000 3.1%
Operation $2,236 $2,790,000 10.5%
Transportation $1,510 $1,884,000 7.1%
Other $1,615 $2,015,000 7.6%
Total Support $7,371 $9,199,000 34.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,197 $3,990,000 15.0%
Total Expenditures $21,296 $26,577,000 100.0%
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%