Middletown High School

  • Middletown High School serves 1,361 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the DE average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 53%.
  • Middletown High School operates within the Appoquinimink School District.
  • Appoquinimink School District's 87% graduation rate is higher than the DE state average of 71%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1361 students has grown by 16% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 79 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,361 students
Middletown High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Middletown High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 79 teachers
Middletown High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Middletown High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.57 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 17:1 14:1
Middletown High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
3%
4%
Middletown High School Asian Students (1996-2015)
Hispanic
7%
15%
Middletown High School Black Students (1991-2015)
Black
31%
31%
Middletown High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
58%
47%
Middletown High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Middletown High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Middletown High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Middletown High School 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.
0.57 0.52
Middletown 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.
9%
37%
Middletown High School 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
Middletown High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

  • Appoquinimink School District's student population of 9,877 students has grown by 7% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 87% has decreased from 97% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,750 is higher than the state average of $10,798. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,819 is higher than the state average of $10,466. The district spending/student has declined by 9% over four years.
School District Name Appoquinimink School District
Number of Schools
Managed
16
1
Number of Students Managed 9,877 933
Appoquinimink School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 87% 71%
Appoquinimink School District Graduation Rate (1993-2010)
District Total Revenue $121 MM $10 MM
Appoquinimink School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $112 MM $10 MM
Appoquinimink School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $12,750 $10,798
Appoquinimink School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $11,819 $10,466
Appoquinimink 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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