Hodgson (paul M.) Vocational Technical High School

Tel: (302)834-0990
Grades 8-12
1,048 students
Hodgson (paul M.) Vocational Technical High School serves 1,048 students in grades 8 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the DE average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Black), which is less 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 1048 students has declined by 20% over five years.
The teacher population of 78 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Vocational school
Grades Offered Grades 8-12
Total Students 1,048 students
Hodgson (paul M.) Vocational Technical High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Hodgson (paul M.) Vocational Technical High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 78 teachers
Hodgson (paul M.) Vocational Technical High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
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 0.61 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 15:1
Hodgson (paul M.) Vocational Technical High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
1%
4%
Hodgson (paul M.) Vocational Technical High School Asian Students (1999-2014)
Hispanic
12%
15%
Hodgson (paul M.) Vocational Technical High School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
38%
31%
Hodgson (paul M.) Vocational Technical High School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
49%
47%
Hodgson (paul M.) Vocational Technical High School White Students (1990-2014)
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.
0.61 0.52
Hodgson (paul M.) Vocational Technical High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
22%
39%
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.
n/a n/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 4,488 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 $18,092 is higher than the state average of $7,010. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $17,915 is higher than the state average of $7,367. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name New Castle County Vocational-technical School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
1
Number of Students Managed 4,488 970
New Castle County Vocational-technical   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 100% 71%
New Castle County Vocational-technical   School District Graduation Rate (1993-2014)
District Total Revenue $84 MM $8 MM
New Castle County Vocational-technical   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $83 MM $9 MM
New Castle County Vocational-technical   School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $18,092 $7,010
New Castle County Vocational-technical   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $17,915 $7,367
New Castle County Vocational-technical   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, DE Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Glasgow High School (2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Gauger-cobbs Middle School (4.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Keene (william B.) Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
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