Christiana High School

Serves grades 6 - 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
190 Salem Church Road
Newark, DE 19713
Phone
(302) 631-2400
District
CHRISTINA SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
NEW CASTLE COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
1030
Classroom Teachers
71

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Delaware

9

(10 is best)

Better than 86.9% of DE schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

9

(10 is best)

Christiana High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 6

100 80 60 40 20 0
85%
45%
87%
52%
82%
38%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 7

100 80 60 40 20 0
85%
48%
87%
55%
82%
41%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 10

50 40 30 20 10 0
25%
36%
32%
46%
17%
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
12
14
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 6 93 9.0%
Grade 7 91 8.8%
Grade 8 87 8.4%
Grade 9 232 22.5%
Grade 10 164 15.9%
Grade 11 205 19.9%
Grade 12 158 15.3%
Total 1030 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 30.2% 28.9% 44.9%
Black 42.5% 40.6% 31.3%
Hispanic 17.0% 23.3% 19.0%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 9.7% 6.8% 4.3%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.6% 0.4% 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 175,203 989,948
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 2,636.3 503
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.0% 5.7%
5-19 YEARS OLD 19.4% 18.2%
20-44 YEARS OLD 37.8% 31.1%
45-64 YEARS OLD 24.6% 26.8%
65 OR OLDER 12.3% 18.2%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 63,666 369,360
Single Parent Households With Children 11.5% 10.4%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 91.4% 90.0%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 34.4% 32.0%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 13.4% 14.6%
$100,000 - $149,999 15.7% 16.5%
$75,000 - $99,999 15.4% 14.4%
$50,000 - $74,999 16.9% 17.7%
$30,000 - $49,999 15.8% 16.4%
$15,000 - $29,999 11.6% 11.5%
$15,000 or less 11.2% 8.8%

Education 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%