Hodgson Vo-Tech High School

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Paul M. Hodgson Vocational-Technical High School
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2575 Glasgow Ave.
Newark, Delaware
Type Voc-tech public high school
Established 1974
School district New Castle County Vocational-Technical School District
Principal Jerry Lamey
Grades 09–12
Color(s) Maroon and Silver
Athletics conference Blue Hen Conference - Flight B
Mascot Silver Eagle

Paul M. Hodgson Vocational Technical High School is a public high school in Glasgow, Delaware and is one of four vocational-technical school high schools within the New Castle County Vocational-Technical School District, which includes Delcastle Technical High School near Wilmington, Howard High School of Technology in Wilmington, and St. Georges Technical High School in Middletown.

Built in 1974, Hodgson has approximately 1,021 students enrolled in its full-time career training programs.

Brief History[edit]

Built in 1974, The Paul M. Hodgson Vocational-Technical High School was dedicated on October 17, 1976 by Newark School District, Newark, DE. This school is located just south of Glasgow, DE on state highway 896.

Academics & Career Studies[edit]

Hodgson's academics and career courses train students for various occupations, colleges, or technical schools. Academics Course selection at Hodgson Vo-Tech High School is based on the career program of study chosen by the student. Courses meet the high school graduation requirements as well as the certificate of competency requirements for that career program.

Paid cooperative training work opportunity (co-op) allows Hodgson's 12th grade students to work in paid entry-level positions in a related business or industry while completing their high school graduation requirements.

Career Programs[edit]

  • Construction Technologies
  • Health Services
  • Public & Consumer Services
  • Science, Energy & Technology
  • Transportation


Hodgson Vocational Technical High School offers Varsity, Junior Varsity (J.V.) and Freshman sports and activities.

Fall Sports[edit]

  • Football
  • Cheerleading
  • Cross Country
  • Field Hockey
  • Boys Soccer
  • Girls Volleyball

Winter Sports[edit]

  • Boys Basketball
  • Girls Basketball
  • Cheerleading
  • Ice Hockey
  • Indoor Track
  • Wrestling

Spring Sports[edit]

  • Baseball
  • Golf
  • Boys Lacrosse
  • Girls Lacrosse
  • Girls Soccer
  • Softball
  • Track & Field

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 39°36′03″N 75°44′26″W / 39.6008°N 75.7405°W / 39.6008; -75.7405