Middletown High School in Middletown-Odessa Township, DE - Niche

Overall
Niche Grade
Details
  • Grades
    8-12
  • Students
    1,164
  • Type
    Public
  • Reviews
    167 3.6
  • Ranking

Middletown High School is a public school in Middletown-Odessa Township, Delaware. It has 1,164 students in grades 8-12. According to state standards, 88% of students at this school are considered proficient in math and/or reading. There have been 167 reviews written and they have been mostly positive.

120 Silver Lake Rd
Middletown, DE 19709
(302) 376-4141

Ratings and Reviews
3.6 from 167 reviews
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    • Niche User
    • 4
    Health & Safety: The school has a wellness center were students can be given flu shots and receive medications for infections and lower health costs.
    • Niche User
    • 3
    Food: Most of the options were unhealthy. The healthy options were limited.
    • Niche User
    • 3
    Administration & Policies: The administrators enforced all of the rules. I thought that many students were discriminated against when it came to the dress code.
    • Niche User
    • 3
    Sports & Fitness: The schools main focus is on the football team more funding should go to the chorus and plays.
    • Niche User
    • 4
    Teachers: Most teachers were great. I did have problems with some teachers however the school resolved the issues that i had with the teacher.

Academics Read more about this school's academics

Nearby Schools

Niche Grade Name Type
St. Anne's Episcopal School Private, Religious
4.00 Louis L. Redding Middle School Public
3.66 Brick Mill Elementary School Public
3.66 Silver Lake Elementary School Public
4.33 St. Andrew's School Private, Boarding, Religious
4.00 Everett Meredith Middle School Public
3.66 Appoquinimink Early Childhood Center Public
3.66 Bunker Hill Elementary School Public
3.33 Appoquinimink High School Public
4.00 MOT Charter School Public, Charter
3.33 Townsend Elementary School Public
3.33 Townsend Early Childhood Center Public
3.66 Cedar Lane Elementary School Public
4.00 Alfred G. Waters Middle School Public
3.66 Cedar Lane Early Childhood Center Public
4.00 St. Georges Technical High School Public
4.00 Olive B. Loss Elementary School Public
3.00 Aquinas Academy Private, Religious
2.66 Gunning Bedford Middle School Public
Cornerstone School Private, Religious
2.66 Southern Elementary School Public
3.00 Kathleen H. Wilbur Elementary School Public
2.66 Chesapeake City Elementary School Public
Glasgow Chrisian Academy Private, Religious
3.00 Bohemia Manor High School Public
2.66 Bohemia Manor Middle School Public
2.66 Cecilton Elementary School Public

Comparable Schools

Niche Grade Name Distance Total Students
4.00 Louis L. Redding Middle School 1 mi. 743
4.00 Everett Meredith Middle School 1 mi. 681
3.33 Appoquinimink High School 3 mi. 1,492
4.00 MOT Charter School 3 mi. 677
4.00 Alfred G. Waters Middle School 4 mi. 791

Around Middletown High School

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Student Demographics Read more about this school's student culture and diversity

Gender

Gender
Male 49%
Female 50%

Student Diversity

Middletown High School United States Alfred G. Waters Middle School Appoquinimink High School Everett Meredith Middle School Louis L. Redding Middle School MOT Charter School
White 60.0% 51.6% 73.0% 65.0% 57.0% 53.0% 74.0%
African American 28.0% 15.2% 15.0% 25.0% 32.0% 33.0% 12.0%
Hispanic 5.0% 24.5% 3.0% 4.0% 7.0% 7.0% 4.0%
Asian 3.0% 4.7% 6.0% 3.0% 1.0% 3.0% 7.0%
Multiracial 1.0% 2.6% 1.0% 0% 1.0% 1.0% 0%
Native American 0% 1.1% 1.0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Pacific Islander 0% 0.4% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%

Enrollment

Enrollment
Grade 9 29.2%
Grade 10 28.2%
Grade 11 22.1%
Grade 12 20.5%

Educational Outcomes Read more about this school's educational outcomes

Student Opinions

If you could do it all over again, would you still want to go to this school?     Based on 18 responses

  • 56% Yes
  • 33% Not sure.
  • 11% No

What are the best things about this school?     Based on 13 responses

  • 31% Classes like Med Tech, AP Calc, and Art
  • 21% Friends
  • 17% Afterschool activities and and sports
  • 14% Electives
  • 10% Teachers
  • 7% Afterschool Yoga

What are the worst things about this school?     Based on 10 responses

  • 50% Administration isn't always helpful
  • 50% State Testing gets in the way of class time

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 14 responses

  • 86% Academic and Sport Success
  • 14% Support from staff

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 12 responses

  • 67% Successful
  • 17% Overrated .
  • 17% Up-tight

What is the most helpful tip for a student to know before coming to this school?     Based on 12 responses

  • 92% Get involved it's a great way to meet new students
  • 8% Play a sport and stay to yourself .

What is your overall opinion of this school?     Based on 13 responses

  • 8% I love everything about this school.
  • 77% I like mostly everything about this school, but there are some things I wish were different.
  • 15% I like a few things about this school, but I'm disappointed in general.
  • 0% I hate everything about this school.