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 declined by 19% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 81 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Vocational school
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,058 students
Hodgson (paul M.) Vocational Technical High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Hodgson (paul M.) Vocational Technical High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 81 teachers
Hodgson (paul M.) Vocational Technical High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Hodgson (paul M.) Vocational Technical High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.62 is more than the state average of 0.52. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (DE) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 14:1
Hodgson (paul M.) Vocational Technical High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
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)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Hodgson (paul M.) Vocational Technical High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
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.
0.62 0.52
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.
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Hodgson (paul M.) Vocational Technical High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
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.
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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 stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $22,070 is higher than the state average of $11,318. The district revenue/student has grown by 21% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $24,237 is higher than the state average of $10,965. The district spending/student has grown by 35% over four years.
School District Name New Castle County Vocational-technical School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
1
Number of Students Managed 4,629 933
New Castle County Vocational-technical School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate 100% 71%
New Castle County Vocational-technical School District Graduation Rate (1994-2015)
District Total Revenue $98 MM $11 MM
New Castle County Vocational-technical School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $107 MM $10 MM
New Castle County Vocational-technical School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $22,070 $11,318
New Castle County Vocational-technical School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $24,237 $10,965
New Castle County Vocational-technical School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, DE Dept. of Education

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