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190 Salem Church Road
Newark, DE 19713-2998
p. 302-631-2400

Christiana High School
in Newark, DE

Phone Number, Test Scores, Demographics, Faculty, Address, and Students

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District & State Agencies

School District:
Christina School District
State Agency:
Delaware Department Of Education

Information Summary

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School Demographics and Characteristics

School TypeRegular school
Grades offered8th Grade – 12th Grade
LevelHigh School
Teacher FTEs86.0
Surrounding communitySuburb, Large Territory outside a principal city and inside an urbanized area with population of 250,000 or more.
Title I Eligible
School-wide Title I
Magnet School
Charter School
Shared-time School

Demographics of Surrounding Area

Reported area around or near Newark, DE 19713-2998
Total Population31,259 (31,259 urban / N/A rural)
Households12,070 (2.51 people per house)
Median Household Income$49,910
Families7,878 (3.07 people per family)
Pop. — African American4,858
Pop. — Asian1,231
Pop. — Pacific Islander38
Pop. — American Indian / Alaskan Native204
Pop. — White (incl. Hispanic)24,898
Pop. — Other794

Special Student Programs

What portion of students are enrolled in special programs?
  # in School % of School % of District
Free Lunch Students 399 29%  
Reduced-Price Lunch Students 68 5%  
Low-Cost Lunch Students 467 34%  
Migrant Students
Special Ed. Students     19%
English Language Learners     8%

Averaged Freshmen Graduation Rate (AGFR)

The averaged freshman graduation rate is the number of graduates with regular diplomas compared to the size of the incoming freshman class.
  District State
Black Non-HispanicN/A77%
Asian / Pacific IslanderN/A65%
American Indian / Alaskan NativeN/A64%
White Non-HispanicN/A76%
All Students<62%72%

Completion / Diploma Recipients

Senior students that successfully complete through High-School and receive either a diploma or other completion certificate. Note: %'s are based on total population and do not imply dropout rates.
  # in District % of Seniors
in District
% of Seniors
in State
H.S. Diploma Recipients 916 93.80%
GED Recipients     2.37%
Other Completers N/A

Student Demographics

How many students enroll at Christiana High School?
  # in School % of School % of State
Black Non-Hispanic734>53%33%
Asian / Pacific Islander55>4%3%
American Indian / Alaskan Native3N/AN/A
White Non-Hispanic438<32%52%
8th Grade 47 13 2 2 11 75
9th Grade 159 26 14 97 296
10th Grade 214 45 12 123 394
11th Grade 190 25 12 106 333
12th Grade 124 23 15 1 101 264
Total 734 132 55 3 438 1,362

Christina School District – District Faculty and Staff

Faculty and Staff FTEs (Full-Time Equivalents) for Christiana High School's local district.
  FTEs % of District % of State
Instructional Aides276.3>21%20%
Instructional Coordinators &amp; Supervisors50.3>4%4%
Library / Media Specialist25.0>2%2%
Library / Media SupportN/A0%
Guidance Staff (Elementary)5.0<0%1%
Guidance Staff (Secondary)13.0<1%2%
Guidance Staff Total18.0<1%4%
District Admins37.0<3%4%
Dist. Admin/Sppt34.0<3%4%
School Admins56.0<4%5%
School Admin/Sppt50.0<4%5%
Other Support607.9>46%37%
  FTEs % of District % of State

Christina School District Financial Summary

General district financials with comparisons to all districts in state.
  District State Ave.
  Amount Per Student Per Student
Payments to Private Schools$796,000>$47$43
Payments to Charter Schools   
Long–Term Debt
 Outstanding at Beginning of Fiscal Year$76,061,000>$4,568$3,525
 Issued During Fiscal Year  $976
 Retired During Fiscal Year  $976
 Outstanding at End of Fiscal Year$70,550,000>$4,237$3,843
Short–Term Debt
 Outstanding at Beginning of Fiscal Year   
 Outstanding at End of Fiscal Year   
 Sinking Fund$5,189,000>$311$276
 Bond Fund$38,856,000>$2,333$2,258
 Other Funds$16,674,000<$1,001$1,539
Total Revenues$269,434,000>$16,184$12,545
Total Expenses$280,310,000>$16,837$12,075

Christina School District Teacher / Support Staff Salaries & Benefits

District compensation packages for teachers, instructional aides, and support staff.
  District † State Ave. †
† Limited to Teacher Salaries
Regular Education Programs$49,510,000$9,593,083
Special Education Programs$25,931,000$3,480,516
Vocational Education Programs$1,395,000$794,429
Other Education Programs$8,813,000$843,120
  District State Ave.
  Salary Benefits Salary Benefits
Instruction (incl. Teachers)$95,744,000$42,691,000$15,396,361$6,831,139
Support Services
 Instructional Staff$1,350,000$599,000$433,207$189,552
 General Administration$556,000$247,000$284,400$123,933
 School Administration$8,260,000$3,679,000$1,652,344$735,188
 Operation &amp; Maintenance of Plant$6,936,000$3,087,000$1,481,188$678,387
 Student Transportation$8,202,000$5,261,000$785,682$473,571
 Business / Central / Other$4,870,000$2,169,000$1,080,265$472,265
Food Services$2,535,000$698,000$840,667$231,481

Local District Expense Detail

Expense categories and state-level comparison for Christina School District.
  District State Ave.
  Amount Per Student Per Student
Elementary / Secondary Education
  Support Services
  Instructional Staff$2,123,000<$127$150
  General Administration$1,438,000<$86$296
  School Administration$13,365,000>$802$597
  Operation &amp; Maintenance of Plant$20,174,000<$1,211$1,316
  Student Transportation$18,778,000>$1,127$752
  Business / Central / Other$12,184,000>$731$681
  Other Expenses
  Food Services$6,657,000<$399$481
  Enterprise Operations   
Non-Elementary / Non-Secondary Education
 Community Services  $7
 Adult Education$1,472,000<$88$256
Capital Outlay
 Land &amp; Existing Structures   
 Instructional Equipment$20,000<$1$45
 Other Equipment$215,000<$12$51
 Non-Specified Equipment   
Payments to State Govt's   
Payments to Local Govt's   
Payments to Other School Systems$21,200,000>$1,273$335
Debt Interest$3,671,000>$220$143

Local District Revenue Detail

Revenue categories and state-level comparison for Christina School District.
  District State Ave.
  Amount Per Student Per Student
Federal Revenue
  Through State
  Title I$3,460,000<$207$278
  Children with Disabilities Idea$2,625,000<$157$196
  Math, Science, and Teacher Quality   
  Safe and Drug Free Schools$157,000<$9$12
  Title V, Part A   
  Vocational and Tech Education$408,000<$24$62
  Bilingual Education   
  Child Nutrition Act$3,347,000>$201$181
    Direct from Federal Government
  Impact Aid   
  Indian Education   
State Revenue
 General Formula Assistance$98,870,000>$5,938$5,041
 Staff Improvement Programs   
 Special Education Programs$94,000<$5$7
 Compensatory and Basic Skills Programs   
 Bilingual Education Programs   
 Gifted and Talented Programs   
 Vocational Education Programs   
 School Lunch Programs   
 Capital Outlay and Debt Services Programs$8,000,000<$480$2,167
 Transportation Programs$14,798,000>$888$653
 Other Programs$17,668,000<$1,061$3,521
  On Behalf
  Employee Benefits   
  Not Employee Benefits   
Local Revenue
 Parent Government Contributions   
 Property Taxes$88,168,000>$5,296$2,928
 General Sales Taxes   
 Public Utility Taxes   
 Individual and Corporate Income Taxes   
 All Other Taxes   
 From Other School Systems$22,127,000>$1,329$1,148
 From Cities and Counties   
 Tuition Fees from Pupils and Parents   
 Transportation Fees from Pupils and Parents   
 School Lunch$1,779,000<$106$157
 Textbook Sales and Rentals   
 District Activity Receipts$54,000<$3$13
 Students Fees, Non-Specified   
 Other Sales and Services   
 Interest Earnings$2,453,000>$147$123

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