Wilmington, DE
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Source & Methodology

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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 2015 – 2016 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Districts in Wilmington


Christina School District Details

Christina School District
600 N. Lombard Street
Wilmington, DE 19801

16,244 Students enrolled in District

30 Schools in District

13 Students Per Classroom (State average is 14)

Christina School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Delaware

(10 is best)

Better than of DE school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Bancroft Elementary School
700 North Lombard Street
Wilmington, DE, 19801
PK-05
Bayard Middle School
200 South Du Pont Street
Wilmington, DE, 19805
06-08
Brader (henry M.) Elementary School
350 Four Seasons Parkway
Newark, DE, 19702
PK-05
Brennen School (the)
144 Brennen Drive
Newark, DE, 19713
PK-12
Brookside Elementary School
800 Marrows Road
Newark, DE, 19713
PK-05
Christiana High School
190 Salem Church Road
Newark, DE, 19713
09-12
Christina Early Education Center School
620 East Chestnut Hill Rd
Newark, DE, 19713
PK-PK
Delaware School For The Deaf
630 East Chestnut Hill Road
Newark, DE, 19713
PK-12
Douglass School
1800 Prospect Road
Wilmington, DE, 19805
KG-12
Downes (john R.) Elementary School
220 Casho Mill Road
Newark, DE, 19711
PK-05
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School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 32.8% 48.0%
Black 41.2% 32.2%
Hispanic 21.1% 15.7%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 4.6% 3.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.4%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 41.1% 36.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 41.1% 36.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 0.0%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $10,008 $161,909,424 51.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,423 $23,021,294 7.3%
Staff $171 $2,766,438 0.9%
General Administration $284 $4,594,552 1.4%
School Administration $1,051 $17,003,078 5.4%
Operation $1,714 $27,729,092 8.7%
Transportation $1,583 $25,609,774 8.1%
Other $1,014 $16,404,492 5.2%
Total Support $7,238 $117,096,364 36.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,363 $38,228,614 12.0%
Total Expenditures $19,610 $317,250,580 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,244 $1,105,035,935 52.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $634 $84,942,421 4.0%
Staff $264 $35,378,135 1.7%
General Administration $231 $30,925,294 1.5%
School Administration $835 $111,929,572 5.3%
Operation $1,506 $201,890,196 9.5%
Transportation $737 $98,806,638 4.7%
Other $555 $74,457,722 3.5%
Total Support $4,762 $638,322,976 30.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,775 $372,005,584 17.6%
Total Expenditures $15,782 $2,115,395,503 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%

New Castle County Vocational Technical School District Details

New Castle County Vocational Technical School District
1417 Newport Road
Wilmington, DE 19804

4,629 Students enrolled in District

4 Schools in District

13 Students Per Classroom (State average is 14)

New Castle County Vocational Technical School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Delaware

(10 is best)

Better than of DE school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Delcastle Technical High School
1417 Newport Road
Wilmington, DE, 19804
08-12
Hodgson (paul M.) Vocational Technical High School
2575 Glasgow Avenue
Newark, DE, 19702
08-12
Howard High School Of Technology
401 East 12th Street
Wilmington, DE, 19801
08-12
St. Georges Technical High School
555 Hyetts Corner Rd.
Middletown, DE, 19709
09-12

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 38.5% 48.0%
Black 43.1% 32.2%
Hispanic 16.9% 15.7%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.2% 3.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.3% 0.4%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 26.9% 36.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 26.9% 36.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 0.0%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,951 $44,660,088 48.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $554 $2,486,352 2.7%
Staff $636 $2,854,368 3.1%
General Administration $175 $785,400 0.9%
School Administration $1,376 $6,175,488 6.8%
Operation $2,175 $9,761,400 10.7%
Transportation $1,233 $5,533,704 6.1%
Other $345 $1,548,360 1.7%
Total Support $6,494 $29,145,072 31.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,916 $17,575,008 19.2%
Total Expenditures $20,362 $91,384,656 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,244 $1,105,035,935 52.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $634 $84,942,421 4.0%
Staff $264 $35,378,135 1.7%
General Administration $231 $30,925,294 1.5%
School Administration $835 $111,929,572 5.3%
Operation $1,506 $201,890,196 9.5%
Transportation $737 $98,806,638 4.7%
Other $555 $74,457,722 3.5%
Total Support $4,762 $638,322,976 30.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,775 $372,005,584 17.6%
Total Expenditures $15,782 $2,115,395,503 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%

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