Hodgson (paul M.) Vocational Technical High School

2575 Glasgow Avenue

Newark, DE 19702

Tel: (302)834-0990
  • Hodgson (paul M.) Vocational Technical High School serves 1,058 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the DE average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 53%.
  • Hodgson (paul M.) Vocational Technical High School operates within the New Castle County Vocational-technical School District.
  • New Castle County Vocational-technical School District's 100% graduation rate is higher than the DE state average of 71%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1058 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 81 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School TypeVocational school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,058 students
Hodgson (paul M.) Vocational Technical High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Hodgson (paul M.) Vocational Technical High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers81 teachers
Hodgson (paul M.) Vocational Technical High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeHodgson (paul M.) Vocational Technical High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(DE) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio13:114:1
Hodgson (paul M.) Vocational Technical High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
1%
4%
Hodgson (paul M.) Vocational Technical High School Asian Students (1998-2015)
Hispanic
13%
15%
Hodgson (paul M.) Vocational Technical High School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
41%
31%
Hodgson (paul M.) Vocational Technical High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
45%
47%
Hodgson (paul M.) Vocational Technical High School White Students (1988-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsHodgson (paul M.) Vocational Technical High 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.
0.620.66
Hodgson (paul M.) Vocational Technical High 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.
23%
37%
Hodgson (paul M.) Vocational Technical High 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
Hodgson (paul M.) Vocational Technical High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

  • New Castle County Vocational-technical School District's student population of 4,629 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 100% has increased from 98% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $18,946 is higher than the state average of $7,010. The district revenue/student has declined by 6% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $18,761 is higher than the state average of $7,367. The district spending/student has declined by 7% over four years.
School District NameNew Castle County Vocational-technical School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
1
Number of Students Managed4,629933
New Castle County Vocational-technical School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate100%71%
New Castle County Vocational-technical School District Graduation Rate (1993-2015)
District Total Revenue$84 MM$8 MM
New Castle County Vocational-technical School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$83 MM$9 MM
New Castle County Vocational-technical School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$18,946$7,010
New Castle County Vocational-technical School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$18,761$7,367
New Castle County Vocational-technical 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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