Central Middle School

Central Middle School serves 919 students in grades 7 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the DE average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 66% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 53%.
Central Middle School operates within the Capital School District.

School Overview

The student population of 919 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 66 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-8
Total Students 919 students
Central Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Central Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 66 teachers
Central Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Central Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.59 is more than the state average of 0.52. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (DE) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 15:1
Central Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
2%
4%
Central Middle School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
9%
15%
Central Middle School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
54%
31%
Central Middle School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
34%
47%
Central Middle School White Students (1990-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.59 0.52
Central Middle School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
50%
39%
Central Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a n/a
Central Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

Capital School District's student population of 6,411 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $14,465 is higher than the state average of $7,010. The district revenue/student has declined by 36% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $14,802 is higher than the state average of $7,367. The district spending/student has declined by 24% over four years.
School District Name Capital School District
Number of Schools
Managed
12
1
Number of Students Managed 6,411 970
Capital   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $90 MM $8 MM
Capital   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $93 MM $9 MM
Capital   School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $14,465 $7,010
Capital   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $14,802 $7,367
Capital   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, DE Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Kent County Alternative Programs (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Kent County Alternative Programs (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Campus Community School (0.3 miles away)
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