Public Schools in Delaware

There are 289 Public Schools in Delaware, serving a population of 943,732 people in an area of 1,949 square miles. There is 1 Public School per 3,265 people, and 1 Public School per 6 square miles.

The state of Delaware is ranked 43rd in Public Schools per capita, and 10th in Public Schools per square mile.

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Delaware Public School Statistics

Find Delaware Public School Enrollment and Educational Attainment (Age 25+). Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2018 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Delaware Public School Enrollment
 DelawareUnited States
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment8,354 (57.2%)2,918,752 (59.0%)
Kindergarten Enrollment10,348 (88.3%)3,579,912 (87.7%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)38,742 (88.5%)14,576,325 (89.6%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)41,124 (86.7%)14,808,792 (89.5%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)40,461 (87.7%)15,337,350 (90.2%)
Delaware Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 DelawareUnited States
Less than 9th Grade Education22,874 (3.5%)11,521,575 (5.3%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)44,608 (6.8%)15,426,482 (7.1%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)208,557 (31.6%)59,265,308 (27.1%)