New Castle County Vocational-technical School District

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  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 4 public schools managed by New Castle County Vocational-technical School District serving 4,698 students in Wilmington, Delaware.
  • Minority enrollment is 64% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Delaware state average of 54%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is less than the state average of 15:1.

New Castle County Vocational-technical School District (2018-19)

Overview

School District NameNew Castle County Vocational-technical School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students4,698 students
# of Teachers346 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio14:1
# of Male Students2,275 students
% Male Students
48%
# of Female Students2,423 students
% Female Students
52%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.66
# of American Indian Students9 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students54 students
% Asian Students
1%
# of Hispanic Students906 students
% Hispanic Students
19%
# of Black Students2,009 students
% Black Students
43%
# of White Students1,680 students
% White Students
36%
# of Hawaiian Students9 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students31 students
% of Two or more races Students
1%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: -
# of Students in Kindergarten: -
# of Students in 1st Grade: -
# of Students in 2nd Grade: -
# of Students in 3rd Grade: -
# of Students in 4th Grade: -
# of Students in 5th Grade: -
# of Students in 6th Grade: -
# of Students in 7th Grade: -
# of Students in 8th Grade: -
# of Students in 9th Grade:1,248
# of Students in 10th Grade:1,249
# of Students in 11th Grade:1,112
# of Students in 12th Grade:1,089
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • New Castle County Vocational-technical School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 40 school districts in Delaware (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 96% has increased from 85% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (DE)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
43%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of New Castle County Vocational-technical School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of DE by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
55%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New Castle County Vocational-technical School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of DE by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Graduation Rate
96%
85%
This chart display public school graduation rate of New Castle County Vocational-technical School District and public school graduation rate of DE by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $18,946 is higher than the state average of $10,418. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $18,761 is higher than the state average of $10,948. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (DE)
Total Revenue$84 MM$8 MM
This chart display total revenue of New Castle County Vocational-technical School District and average revenue for each school distric in DE by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Spending$83 MM$9 MM
This chart display total spending of New Castle County Vocational-technical School District and average spending for each school distric in DE by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Revenue / Student$18,946$10,418
This chart display average revenue per public school student in New Castle County Vocational-technical School District and average revenue per public school student in DE by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Spending / Student$18,761$10,948
This chart display average spending per public school student in New Castle County Vocational-technical School District and average spending per public school student in DE by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
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Did You Know?
New Castle County Vocational-technical School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.66, which is higher than the Delaware average of 0.53. The most diverse school in the district is Delcastle Technical High School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Delaware or national school diversity statistics.