401 East 12th Street
Wilmington, DE 19801
Rating
1/
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Bottom 50%
Howard High School Of Technology serves 848 students in grades 8-12.
Howard High School Of Technology 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 6-9% (which is lower than the Delaware state average of 42%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 15-19% (which is lower than the Delaware state average of 53%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Delaware state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Delaware state average of 56% (majority Black).

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School Overview

Howard High School Of Technology's student population of 848 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 61 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 8-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
848 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
61 teachers
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Last Day for Students (Events)
June 08, 2022 (Wednesday)

School Rankings

Howard High School Of Technology is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 204 schools in Delaware (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Howard High School Of Technology is 0.48, 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.
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State Level (DE)
Overall Testing Rank
#192 out of 204 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
6-9%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
15-19%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
15:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
19%
18%
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Black
69%
30%
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White
11%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.48
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Graduation Rate
90-94%
88%
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
50%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
9%
5%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, DE Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Vocational school
  • Grades: 8-12
  • Students: 848 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 89%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 90-94% (Top 50% in DE)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 6-9% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 15-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.48 (Btm 50%)

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