1901 South College Avenue
Newark, DE 19702
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Glasgow High School serves 734 students in grades 9-12.
Glasgow High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Delaware for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 6-9% (which is lower than the Delaware state average of 27%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 15-19% (which is lower than the Delaware state average of 42%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Delaware state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 83% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Delaware state average of 58% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 734 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 83%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 80-84% (Btm 50% in DE)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 6-9% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 15-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), DE Dept. of Education

School Overview

Glasgow High School's student population of 734 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 46 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
734 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
46 teachers
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School Rankings

Glasgow High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 196 schools in Delaware (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Glasgow High School is 0.68, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (DE)
Overall Testing Rank
#178 out of 196 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
6-9%
27%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
15-19%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
3%
4%
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Hispanic
30%
18%
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Black
45%
30%
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White
17%
42%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
4%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.68
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Graduation Rate
80-84%
88%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
7%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), DE Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What schools are Glasgow High School often compared to?

Glasgow High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Christiana High School by visitors of our site.

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

6-9% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 27% DE state average), while 15-19% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 42% DE state average).

What is the graduation rate of Glasgow High School?

The graduation rate of Glasgow High School is 80-84%, which is lower than the Delaware state average of 88%.

How many students attend Glasgow High School?

734 students attend Glasgow High School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

45% of Glasgow High School students are Black, 30% of students are Hispanic, 17% of students are White, 4% of students are Two or more races, 3% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Glasgow High School?

Glasgow High School has a student ration of 16:1, which is higher than the Delaware state average of 14:1.

What grades does Glasgow High School offer ?

Glasgow High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12

What school district is Glasgow High School part of?

Glasgow High School is part of Christina School District.

School Calendar

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Event
Date
PK-12 Schools Closed - Parent Conferences (Offices Open)
February 13, 2023 (Monday)
PK-12 Schools Closed - Professional Development (Offices Open)
March 10, 2023 (Friday)
PK-12 Schools Closed - Grading Day/Paraprofessionals Off (Offices Open)
March 31, 2023 (Friday)
PK-12 Schools & Offices Closed - Spring Break
April 07, 2023 (Friday)
PK-12 Schools & Offices Closed - Spring Break
April 10, 2023 (Monday)

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 734 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 83%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 80-84% (Btm 50%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 6-9% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 15-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), DE Dept. of Education

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