Central Middle School

Central Middle School serves 880 students in grades 7-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the DE average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 51%.
Central Middle School operates within the Capital School District.

Overview

The student population of 880 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 65 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-8
Total Students 880 students
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 65 teachers
Students by Grade Central Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.59 is more than the state average of 0.51. 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 (1987-2013)
Asian
3%
3%
Hispanic
7%
13%
Black
56%
32%
White
31%
49%
All Ethnic Groups Central Middle School Sch Ethnicity Central Middle School Sta Ethnicity
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 0.51
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.
46%
43%
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.
4%
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 6,153 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Capital School District
Number of Schools
Managed
12
1
Number of Students Managed 6,153 1,164
Capital   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $102 MM $13 MM
Capital   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $100 MM $15 MM
Capital   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $16,526 $11,002
Capital   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $16,204 $12,421
Capital   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, DE Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Campus Community School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Campus Community School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Campus Community School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • DoverCampus Community School
    Charter School
    350 Pear St
    DoverDE 19904
    (302)736-0403
    Charter School

    0.3 mi | 582 students | Gr. 1-12                      
  • DoverTowne Point Elementary School
    629 Buckson Dr
    DoverDE 19901
    (302)672-1590
    0.9 mi | 313 students | Gr. KG-4                      
  • DoverKent County Alternative Programs
    Special Education School
    631 Ridgley St
    DoverDE 19904
    (302)736-5355
    Special Education School

    0.9 mi | 68 students | Gr. 6-12                      
  • DoverKent County Community School
    Special Education School
    Carver Rd
    DoverDE 19904
    (302)672-1960
    Special Education School

    1 mi | 142 students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • DoverHenry (william) Middle School
    Carver Rd
    DoverDE 19904
    (302)672-1622
    1 mi | 949 students | Gr. 5-6                      

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Did You Know?
Dover, DE public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.10, which is lower than the Delaware average of 0.49. The most diverse school in Dover is Dover High School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Delaware or national school diversity statistics.