Hodgson (paul M.) Vocational Technical High School

2575 Glasgow Avenue
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Hodgson (paul M.) Vocational Technical High School serves 1,125 students in grades 8-12.
Hodgson (paul M.) Vocational Technical 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 11% (which is lower than the Delaware state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 33% (which is lower than the Delaware state average of 54%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Delaware state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Delaware state average of 56% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Hodgson (paul M.) Vocational Technical High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Delaware for:

School Overview

Hodgson (paul M.) Vocational Technical High School's student population of 1,125 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 79 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeVocational school
Grades OfferedGrades 8-12
Total Students1,125 students
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Total Classroom Teachers79 teachers
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School Comparison

Hodgson (paul M.) Vocational Technical High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 205 schools in Delaware (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Hodgson (paul M.) Vocational Technical High School is 0.66, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (DE)
Overall Testing Rank
#180 out of 205 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
11%
43%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
2%
4%
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Hispanic
18%
18%
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Black
42%
30%
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White
37%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score
0.660.69
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Graduation Rate
95%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
5%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew Castle County Vocational-Technical School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, DE Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Hodgson (paul M.) Vocational Technical High School is Glasgow High School (2.0 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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