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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 9-12
  • 4488 students
  • 4 schools

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 DSTP Results

 
Scale: % meeting or exceeding standards

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 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.

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 Teachers

 
Teacher data was not reported for this district.

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 Students

 
Student Ethnicity
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EthnicityThis DistrictState Average
Unspecified100%n/a

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 Spending Per Pupil

 

Finance data was not reported for this district.

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