Denton school information

Average Test Scores87%82%68%
Student/Teacher ratio15:116:116:1
Total public schools21,16379,235
Total private schools167424,875
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1127,965

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  • The average school test scores in Denton are 28% higher than the national average.
  • There are approximately 2 public schools in Denton.
  • 83.6% of people in Denton have completed 8th grade.
  • 81.9% of people in Denton have completed high school.
  • 10.4% of people in Denton have completed a bachelors degree.

Best Schools in Denton

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  • Denton Elementary School303 Sharp RdGrades: PK - 05Students: 649 · Ratio: 15:184
  • Lockerman Middle School410 Lockerman StGrades: 06 - 08Students: 765 · Ratio: 14:191

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Education level achieved in Denton

Completed 8th grade83.6%87.0%83.8%
Completed high school81.9%86.0%82.4%
Completed some college44.8%63.3%58.4%
Completed associate degree19.4%43.6%37.2%
Completed bachelors10.4%37.3%29.3%
Completed masters3.2%17.0%11.0%
Completed professional degree1.4%5.4%3.2%
Completed doctorate0.2%2.5%1.3%

Highest level of education achieved in Denton (high school & post-secondary)

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Greensboro, MD2,19593%36%
Ridgely, MD1,37092%35%
Centreville, MD4,45190%33%
Cordova, MD60190%32%
Preston, MD96790%32%
Denton, MD4,36187%28%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Paxton, IL4,36184%24%
Sebring, OH4,36079%16%
Waverly, NY4,36260%12%
Honesdale, PA4,36483%21%
Hometown, IL4,35888%30%
Denton, MD4,36187%28%
Source: The Denton, MD education data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.