Howard High School Of Technology

401 East 12th St

Wilmington, DE 19801-3400

Tel: (302)571-5400
Grades: 8-12

895 students

Howard High School Of Technology serves 895 students in grades 8-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the DE average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 87% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 51%.
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 895 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 71 teachers has grown by 9% over five years.
School Type Vocational school
Grades Offered Grades 8-12
Total Students 895 students
Howard High School Of Technology Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 40% Male / 60%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 71 teachers
Students by Grade Howard High School Of Technology 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 0.40 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 15:1
Hispanic
9%
13%
Black
76%
32%
White
13%
49%
All Ethnic Groups Howard High School Of Technology Sch Ethnicity Howard High School Of Technology 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.
0.40 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.
57%
43%
Howard High School Of Technology 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.
11%
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,776 students has grown by 9% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 100% has increased from 98% over five years.
School District Name New Castle County Vocational-technical School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
1
Number of Students Managed 4,776 1,164
Graduation Rate 100% 73%
New Castle County Vocational-technical   School District Graduation Rate (1993-2009)
District Total Revenue $82 MM $13 MM
New Castle County Vocational-technical   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $78 MM $15 MM
New Castle County Vocational-technical   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $18,699 $11,002
New Castle County Vocational-technical   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $17,742 $12,421
New Castle County Vocational-technical   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 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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  • WilmingtonStubbs (frederick Douglass) Elementary School
    1100 North Pine St
    WilmingtonDE 19801
    (302)429-4175
    0.1 mi | 299 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • WilmingtonDelaware Academy Of Public Safety And Security
    Charter School
    100 West 10th St
    WilmingtonDE 19801
    (302)656-4737
    Charter School

    0.3 mi | 117 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • WilmingtonLas Americas Aspira Academy
    Charter School
    100 West Tenth St
    WilmingtonDE 19803
    (302)562-7283
    Charter School

    0.3 mi | 304 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • WilmingtonMoyer (maurice J.) Academy
    Charter School
    610 East 17th St
    WilmingtonDE 19802
    (302)428-9501
    Charter School

    0.4 mi | 192 students | Gr. 6-12                      
  • WilmingtonBancroft Elementary School
    700 North Lombard St
    WilmingtonDE 19801
    (302)429-4102
    0.4 mi | 316 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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Did You Know?
Wilmington, 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 0.13, which is lower than the Delaware average of 0.49. The most diverse school in Wilmington is College Park Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Delaware or national school diversity statistics.