Howard High School Of Technology

401 East 12th St

Wilmington, DE 19801-3400

Grades: 8-12

851 students

Howard High School Of Technology serves 851 students in grades 8-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the DE average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 52%.
Howard High School Of Technology operates within the New Castle County Vocational-technical School District.
The school district's 100% graduation rate is higher than the DE state average of 73%.

Overview

The student population of 851 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 64 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
School Type Vocational school
Grades Offered Grades 8-12
Total Students 851 students
Gender % 40% Male / 60%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 64 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 0.41 is less 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
Hispanic
11%
14%
Black
75%
32%
White
14%
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.
0.41 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.
8%
5%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,498 students has grown by 10% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 100% has increased from 98% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $18,699 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 $17,742 is higher than the state average of $12,421. The district spending/student has declined by 6% over four years.
School District Name New Castle County Vocational-technical School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
1
Number of Students Managed 4,498 970
Graduation Rate 100% 73%
District Total Revenue $82 MM $13 MM
District Spending $78 MM $15 MM
District Revenue / Student $18,699 $11,002
District Spending / Student $17,742 $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 Delaware Academy Of Public Safety And Security (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Moyer (maurice J.) Academy (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Stubbs (frederick Douglass) Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • WilmingtonStubbs (frederick Douglass) Elementary School
    1100 North Pine St
    WilmingtonDE 19801
    (302)429-4175
    0.1 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 341 students                      
  • NewarkDelaware Academy Of Public Safety And Security
    Charter School
    179 Stanton Christiana Rd
    NewarkDE 19702
    (302)731-2777
    Charter School

    0.3 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 192 students                      
  • NewarkLas Americas Aspira Academy
    Charter School
    326 Ruthar Dr
    NewarkDE 19711
    (302)292-1463
    Charter School

    0.3 mi | Gr. KG-7 | 338 students                      
  • WilmingtonMoyer (maurice J.) Academy
    Charter School
    610 East 17th St
    WilmingtonDE 19802
    (302)428-9501
    Charter School

    0.4 mi | Gr. 6-12 | 182 students                      
  • WilmingtonBancroft Elementary School
    700 North Lombard St
    WilmingtonDE 19801
    (302)429-4102
    0.4 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 358 students                      

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