Sussex Technical High School in Seaford Township, DE - Niche

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Sussex Technical High School is a public school in Seaford Township, Delaware. It has 1,409 students in grades 9-12. According to state standards, 86% of students at this school are considered proficient in math and/or reading. There have been 255 reviews written and they have been mostly positive.

17099 County Seat Highway
Georgetown, DE 19947
(302) 856-0961

Ratings and Reviews
3.9 from 255 reviews
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    • High School Senior
    • 4
    Overall Experience: I would choose this school again if I could because the learning experience has definitely been top notch. Most of our teachers love what they do and teach what they know very well.
    • High School Senior
    • 3
    Food: The food services is okay. the menu is variety of things for the students from veg and non veg item. we have healthy food such as salad and yogurt.
    • High School Senior
    • 4
    Administration & Policies: School adm team is school wide policies from great and being superior to there students in school. helpfulness we get from them is great, they are also keeping us protected and giving the students safe environment for 8 hours there in school. the dress code polices is adhere by and no bullying in school. the only school that no fights in last 3 years I have been there.
    • High School Senior
    • 4
    Teachers: Teachers at this school go beyond there knowledge they all try to give the students a great learning environment and give the students a fun but learning atmosphere in there class room. The overall quality of teacher are nice, willing to help each and every students, the teaching styles varies from teacher to teacher.
    • High School Senior
    • 5
    Sports & Fitness: The atheltcis and fitness is tremendous, the type of coaching we get from our coaches, we are encorgae to play sport, the football team has state champion ship award we love sports, and the students involment is great we have student section. the team performance gets better every game and one focus on there mind is to play with there hearts and win. the school spirts for the homecoming games are great every students enjoys them.

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Nearby Schools

Niche Grade Name Type
Howard T. Ennis School Public
3.00 Georgetown Elementary School Public
3.66 Georgetown Middle School Public
Epworth Christian School Private, Religious
3.33 North Georgetown Elementary School Public
Jesus Is Lord Christian Academy Private, Religious
3.66 Sussex Academy of Arts & Sciences Public, Charter
2.66 Delmarva Christian High School Private, Religious
The Jefferson School Private
2.66 Sussex Central High School Public
2.33 North Laurel Elementary School Public
2.00 Frederick Douglass Elementary School Public
2.33 Laurel Intermediate School Public
2.33 Laurel Middle School Public
2.33 Laurel Senior High School Public
3.66 Millsboro Middle School Public
2.00 Blades Elementary School Public
2.66 Paul Laurence Dunbar Elementary School Public
Sussex Orthopedic Program Public
2.33 Seaford Middle School Public
1.66 Seaford Senior High School Public
2.66 Seaford Central Elementary School Public
3.66 East Millsboro Elementary School Public
Seaford Christian Academy Private, Religious

Comparable Schools

Niche Grade Name Distance Total Students
2.66 Sussex Central High School 6 mi. 1,249
1.66 Seaford Senior High School 9 mi. 708
3.00 Indian River High School 13 mi. 897
2.66 Milford Senior High School 20 mi. 846
3.33 Cape Henlopen High School 18 mi. 1,264

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


Female 54%
Male 45%

Student Diversity

Sussex Technical High School United States Cape Henlopen High School Indian River High School Milford Senior High School Seaford Senior High School Sussex Central High School
White 68.0% 51.0% 70.0% 74.0% 54.0% 40.0% 54.0%
African American 17.0% 15.0% 16.0% 13.0% 24.0% 44.0% 17.0%
Hispanic 10.0% 25.0% 8.0% 11.0% 15.0% 11.0% 23.0%
Asian 2.0% 4.8% 2.0% 1.0% 1.0% 0% 0%
Native American 1.0% 1.1% 0% 0% 2.0% 0% 0%
Multiracial 0% 2.8% 0% 0% 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Pacific Islander 0% 0.4% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%


Grade 9 27.4%
Grade 10 26.6%
Grade 11 24.1%
Grade 12 21.9%

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 24 responses

  • 83% Yes
  • 12% Not sure.
  • 4% No

What are the best things about this school?     Based on 20 responses

  • 38% Career planning
  • 24% The Teachers
  • 24% Great teachers, rigorous classes, and much more!
  • 15% Almost everyone who goes here wants to learn

What are the worst things about this school?     Based on 16 responses

  • 27% Lack of preparation for the real world
  • 27% Lack of funding and over paid administration.
  • 23% No visual/performing art classes
  • 14% Equality in Sports
  • 9% District don't treat teachers fairly.

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 19 responses

  • 53% Both great academics and Technical Areas
  • 42% The wide variety of Technical Areas
  • 5% Great academics

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 20 responses

  • 90% Excellence
  • 5% Stupendous
  • 5% Lack of teacher experience

What is the most helpful tip for a student to know before coming to this school?     Based on 22 responses

  • 82% Be committed and challenged. Ready to work
  • 14% Be open to new people and expierences.
  • 5% Prepare to have no life!!!!

What is your overall opinion of this school?     Based on 22 responses

  • 32% I love everything about this school.
  • 59% I like mostly everything about this school, but there are some things I wish were different.
  • 9% I like a few things about this school, but I'm disappointed in general.
  • 0% I hate everything about this school.