Central Middle School

Central Middle School serves 880 students in grades 7-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the DE average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 52%.
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 68 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 68 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.57 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 13:1 14:1
Asian
3%
3%
Hispanic
8%
14%
Black
57%
32%
White
32%
48%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.57 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.
61%
47%
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.
6%
5%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 6,216 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $16,526 is higher than the state average of $11,002. The district revenue/student has grown by 44% over four years.
The district spending/student of $16,204 is higher than the state average of $12,421. The district spending/student has grown by 35% over four years.
School District Name Capital School District
Number of Schools
Managed
12
1
Number of Students Managed 6,216 970
District Total Revenue $102 MM $13 MM
District Spending $100 MM $15 MM
District Revenue / Student $16,526 $11,002
District Spending / Student $16,204 $12,421
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 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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