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New Castle County Vocational-Technical School District

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1417 Newport Rd
Wilmington, DE 19804
New Castle County
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PH: (302) 995-8000

  • Grades 8-12
  • 4723 students
  • 5 schools

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 DSTP Results

 
Scale: % meeting or exceeding standards

Grade 8

Reading
Data not available for this district (2009)
 55% (2008)
 52% (2007)
 66% (2006)
The state average for Reading was 81% in 2009.

Social Studies
Data not available for this district (2009)
 14% (2008)
 16% (2007)
The state average for Social Studies was 55% in 2009.

Science
Data not available for this district (2009)
 9% (2008)
 12% (2007)
 0% (2006)
The state average for Science was 59% in 2009.

Writing
Data not available for this district (2009)
 77% (2008)
 56% (2007)
 64% (2006)
The state average for Writing was 78% in 2009.

Math
Data not available for this district (2009)
 17% (2008)
 8% (2007)
 28% (2006)
The state average for Math was 66% in 2009.

Source: DE Dept. of Education, 2008-2009

Grade 9

Reading
 77% (2009)
 84% (2008)
 84% (2007)
 84% (2006)
The state average for Reading was 74% in 2009.

Writing
 90% (2008)
 87% (2007)
 81% (2006)
The state average for Writing was 79% in 2008.

Math
 62% (2009)
 65% (2008)
 58% (2007)
 62% (2006)
The state average for Math was 55% in 2009.

Source: DE Dept. of Education, 2008-2009

Grade 10

Reading
 71% (2009)
 70% (2008)
 72% (2007)
 69% (2006)
The state average for Reading was 71% in 2009.

Writing
 89% (2009)
 83% (2008)
 70% (2007)
 80% (2006)
The state average for Writing was 84% in 2009.

Math
 58% (2009)
 57% (2008)
 55% (2007)
 58% (2006)
The state average for Math was 57% in 2009.

Source: DE Dept. of Education, 2008-2009

Grade 11

Social Studies
 44% (2009)
 38% (2008)
 44% (2007)
The state average for Social Studies was 46% in 2009.

Science
 62% (2009)
 62% (2008)
 65% (2007)
 61% (2006)
The state average for Science was 60% in 2009.

Source: DE Dept. of Education, 2008-2009

About the Tests

  • In 2008-2009 Delaware used the Delaware Student Testing Program (DSTP) to test students in reading and math in grades 2 through 10, in writing in grades 3 through 10, and in science and social studies in grades 4, 6, 8 and 11.
  • Only the scores for reading and math in grades 2 through 10, writing in grades 3 though 10, and science in grades 8 and 11 are displayed on GreatSchools profiles.
  • The DSTP is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Delaware.
  • The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

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 DSTP Results By Subgroup

Scale: % meeting or exceeding standards

Grade 8
ReadingThis District
Subgroup results not available

Social StudiesThis District
Subgroup results not available

ScienceThis District
Subgroup results not available

WritingThis District
Subgroup results not available

MathThis District
Subgroup results not available
Source: DE Dept. of Education, 2008-2009

Grade 9
ReadingThis District
All Students77%
Female78%
Male76%
African American75%
Asian91%
Hispanic75%
White79%
Low socioeconomic status78%
Not economically disadvantaged76%
Title I76%
Special ed38%
Regular ed80%
English language learners (ELL)57%
Proficient in English77%
Not migrant77%

MathThis District
All Students62%
Female60%
Male64%
African American53%
Asian78%
Hispanic63%
White68%
Low socioeconomic status59%
Not economically disadvantaged64%
Title I59%
Special ed25%
Regular ed66%
English language learners (ELL)43%
Proficient in English62%
Not migrant62%
Source: DE Dept. of Education, 2008-2009

Grade 10
ReadingThis District
All Students71%
Female74%
Male68%
African American63%
Asiann/a
Hispanic68%
White79%
Low socioeconomic status65%
Not economically disadvantaged74%
Title I68%
Special ed39%
Regular ed75%
English language learners (ELL)32%
Proficient in English72%
Not migrant71%

WritingThis District
All Students89%
Female93%
Male84%
African American89%
Asiann/a
Hispanic92%
White87%
Low socioeconomic status89%
Not economically disadvantaged89%
Title I89%
Special ed66%
Regular ed91%
English language learners (ELL)80%
Proficient in English89%
Not migrant89%

MathThis District
All Students58%
Female56%
Male60%
African American50%
Asiann/a
Hispanic59%
White65%
Low socioeconomic status56%
Not economically disadvantaged59%
Title I56%
Special ed28%
Regular ed62%
English language learners (ELL)44%
Proficient in English58%
Not migrant58%
Source: DE Dept. of Education, 2008-2009

Grade 11
Social StudiesThis District
All Students44%
Female42%
Male46%
African American38%
Asiann/a
Hispanic31%
White50%
Low socioeconomic status35%
Not economically disadvantaged48%
Title I39%
Special ed13%
Regular ed48%
English language learners (ELL)16%
Proficient in English44%
Not migrant44%

ScienceThis District
All Students62%
Female59%
Male66%
African American51%
Asiann/a
Hispanic55%
White71%
Low socioeconomic status54%
Not economically disadvantaged66%
Title I57%
Special ed23%
Regular ed68%
English language learners (ELL)32%
Proficient in English63%
Not migrant62%
Source: DE Dept. of Education, 2008-2009

About the Tests

  • In 2008-2009 Delaware used the Delaware Student Testing Program (DSTP) to test students in reading and math in grades 2 through 10, in writing in grades 3 through 10, and in science and social studies in grades 4, 6, 8 and 11.
  • Only the scores for reading and math in grades 2 through 10, writing in grades 3 though 10, and science in grades 8 and 11 are displayed on GreatSchools profiles.
  • The DSTP is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Delaware.
  • The different student groups are identified by the Delaware Department of Education. If there are fewer than 15 students in a particular group, the state doesn't report data for that group.
  • The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

Testing in Delaware: An Overview

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 Students

 
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