Kirk (george V.) Middle School

Kirk (george V.) Middle School serves 782 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the DE average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 66% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 52%.
Kirk (george V.) Middle School operates within the Christina School District.

Overview

The student population of 782 students has declined by 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 58 teachers has grown by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 782 students
Kirk (george V.) Middle School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 58 teachers
Kirk (george V.) Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Kirk (george V.) Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.70 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
Kirk (george V.) Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
4%
3%
Kirk (george V.) Middle School Asian Students (1988-2013)
Hispanic
20%
14%
Kirk (george V.) Middle School Black Students (1988-2013)
Black
39%
32%
Kirk (george V.) Middle School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
34%
48%
Kirk (george V.) Middle School White Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
3%
2%
Kirk (george V.) Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Kirk (george V.) Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown DE All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.70 0.51
Kirk (george V.) Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
49%
47%
Kirk (george V.) Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2013)
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.
10%
5%
Kirk (george V.) Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 15,626 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $14,339 is higher than the state average of $11,002. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district spending/student of $16,850 is higher than the state average of $12,421. The district spending/student has grown by 11% over four years.
School District Name Christina School District
Number of Schools
Managed
31
1
Number of Students Managed 15,626 970
Christina   School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $247 MM $13 MM
Christina   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $290 MM $15 MM
Christina   School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $14,339 $11,002
Christina   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $16,850 $12,421
Christina   School District 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 Brennen School (the) (0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Brennen School (the) (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Smith (jennie E.) Elementary School (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • NewarkSmith (jennie E.) Elementary School
    142 Brennen Dr
    NewarkDE 19713
    (302)454-2174
    0 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 560 students                      
  • NewarkBrennen School (the)
    Special Education School
    144 Brennen Dr
    NewarkDE 19713
    (302)454-2202
    Special Education School

    0 mi | Gr. PK-12 | 375 students                      
  • NewarkChristina Early Education Center
    Special Education School
    620 East Chestnut Hill Rd
    NewarkDE 19713
    (302)454-2720
    Special Education School

    0.2 mi | Gr. PK | 289 students                      
  • NewarkDelaware School For The Deaf Secondary
    Special Education School
    630 East Chestnut Hill Rd
    NewarkDE 19713
    (302)454-2301
    Special Education School

    0.2 mi | Gr. PK-12 | 113 students                      
  • NewarkDelaware School For The Deaf Elementary School
    Special Education School
    630 East Chestnut Hill Rd
    NewarkDE 19713
    (302)454-2301
    Special Education School

    0.3 mi | Gr. 1-5 | n/a students                      

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