190 Salem Church Road
Newark, DE 19713
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Christiana High School serves 716 students in grades 9-12.
Christiana High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Delaware for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 49% (which is higher than the Delaware state average of 42%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 61% (which is higher than the Delaware state average of 53%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Delaware state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Delaware state average of 56% (majority Black).

School Overview

Christiana High School's student population of 716 students has declined by 15% over five school years.
The teacher population of 66 teachers has grown by 15% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
716 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
66 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Calendar

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Event
Date
PK-12 Schools Closed - Professional Development (Offices Open)
May 27, 2022 (Friday)
PK-12 Schools Closed - Professional Development (Offices Open)
May 27, 2022 (Friday)
PK-12 Schools Closed - Grading Day (Offices Open)
June 10, 2022 (Friday)
PK-12 Schools Closed (Traditional Calendar) - Professional Development (Offices Open)
June 14, 2022 (Tuesday)
PK-12 Schools Closed (Traditional Calendar) - Professional Development (Offices Open)
June 15, 2022 (Wednesday)

School Rankings

Christiana High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 204 schools in Delaware (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Christiana High School is 0.68, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
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State Level (DE)
Overall Testing Rank
#64 out of 204 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
7%
4%
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Hispanic
18%
18%
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Black
49%
30%
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White
23%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.68
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Graduation Rate
75-79%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
43%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
6%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Christiana High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Delaware by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, DE Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 716 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 77%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 75-79% (Btm 50% in DE)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 49% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 61% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.68 (Top 30%)

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