New Castle Middle School (Closed 2008)

New Castle Middle School served 557 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 was higher than the Delaware state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment was 62% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Delaware state average of 56% (majority Black).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students557 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2007-2008 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (DE)
Student : Teacher Ratio19:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
17%
18%
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Black
44%
30%
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White
38%
44%
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
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4%
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Diversity Score
0.640.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameColonial School District
Source: 2007-2008 (latest school year available) NCES, DE Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to New Castle Middle School is Penn (william) High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Charter School Of New Castle (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is New Castle Elementary School (0.0 miles away)
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