Gauger-cobbs Middle School

  • Gauger-cobbs Middle School serves 1,210 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the DE average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 65% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 53%.
  • Gauger-cobbs Middle School operates within the Christina School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1210 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 77 teachers has grown by 8% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,210 students
Gauger-cobbs Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Gauger-cobbs Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers77 teachers
Gauger-cobbs Middle School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeGauger-cobbs Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(DE) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio16:114:1
Gauger-cobbs Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
2%
4%
Gauger-cobbs Middle School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
21%
15%
Gauger-cobbs Middle School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
40%
31%
Gauger-cobbs Middle School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
35%
47%
Gauger-cobbs Middle School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Gauger-cobbs Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2013-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsGauger-cobbs Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownDE 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.
0.680.66
Gauger-cobbs Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
33%
37%
Gauger-cobbs Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2015)
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.
n/an/a
Gauger-cobbs Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

  • Christina School District's student population of 16,244 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $15,654 is higher than the state average of $7,010. The district revenue/student has declined by 11% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $16,704 is higher than the state average of $7,367. The district spending/student has declined by 14% over four years.
School District NameChristina School District
Number of Schools
Managed
30
1
Number of Students Managed16,244933
Christina School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$257 MM$8 MM
Christina School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$274 MM$9 MM
Christina School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$15,654$7,010
Christina School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$16,704$7,367
Christina School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, DE Dept. of Education

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