Howard High School Of Technology

401 East 12th Street

Wilmington, DE 19801

Tel: (302)571-5400
  • Howard High School Of Technology serves 940 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the DE average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 84% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 53%.
  • Howard High School Of Technology 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 940 students has grown by 5% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 72 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Vocational school
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 940 students
Howard High School Of Technology Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Howard High School Of Technology Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 72 teachers
Howard High School Of Technology Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Howard High School Of Technology Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.48 is less 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
Howard High School Of Technology Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
n/a
4%
Howard High School Of Technology Asian Students (1999-2013)
Hispanic
15%
15%
Howard High School Of Technology Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
69%
31%
Howard High School Of Technology Black Students (1988-2015)
White
16%
47%
Howard High School Of Technology White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Howard High School Of Technology Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
All Ethnic Groups Howard High School Of Technology All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown DE 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.
0.48 0.52
Howard High School Of Technology 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.
43%
37%
Howard High School Of Technology Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2015)
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/a n/a
Howard High School Of Technology 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 $20,230 is higher than the state average of $10,798. The district revenue/student has grown by 8% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $20,362 is higher than the state average of $10,466. The district spending/student has grown by 14% 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 (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 100% 71%
New Castle County Vocational-technical School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $91 MM $10 MM
New Castle County Vocational-technical School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $91 MM $10 MM
New Castle County Vocational-technical School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $20,230 $10,798
New Castle County Vocational-technical School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $20,362 $10,466
New Castle County Vocational-technical School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, DE Dept. of Education

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