Sussex Central High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
Bronze
College Readiness Index
17.2
Math Proficiency
2.8
English Proficiency
3.0
Student/Teacher Ratio
14:1
  • 08–12 Grades
  • 1,215 Students
  • 86 Teachers

Sussex Central High School
26026 PATRIOTS WAY
GEORGETOWN, DE 19947

Phone: (302) 934-3166

District: Indian River School District

Overview

At Sussex Central High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Sussex Central High School is 28 percent. The student body makeup is 51 percent male and 49 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 43 percent. Sussex Central High School is 1 of 3 high schools in the Indian River School District.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares with others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded Bronze

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 1,215
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 43%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 66%
Full-Time Teachers 86

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in English 71%
Proficient in Math 71%
College Readiness Index 17.2

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 08 – 12
Setting Fringe Rural
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding Yes

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 3
Total Students 2,245
Proficient in English (district average) 71%
Proficient in Math (district average) 71%
College Readiness (district average) 17.3

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International Baccalaureate (IB) data provided by International Baccalaureate of North America. Used with permission.

Nearby Schools

Sussex Central High School is 1 of 3 schools in the Indian River School District.

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