Destin school information

Average Test Scores74%52%68%
Student/Teacher ratio22:117:116:1
Total public schools23,38879,235
Total private schools11,64024,875
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a4667,965

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  • The average school test scores in Destin are 8% higher than the national average.
  • There are approximately 2 public schools in Destin.
  • 91.9% of people in Destin have completed 8th grade.
  • 91.3% of people in Destin have completed high school.
  • 38.1% of people in Destin have completed a bachelors degree.

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  • Destin Elementary School630 Kelly StGrades: PK - 05Students: 866 · Ratio: 16:168
  • Destin Middle School4608 Legendary Marina DrGrades: 05 - 08Students: 658 · Ratio: 17:179

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Education level achieved in Destin

Completed 8th grade91.9%83.4%83.8%
Completed high school91.3%82.2%82.4%
Completed some college73.7%56.8%58.4%
Completed associate degree49.3%35.9%37.2%
Completed bachelors38.1%26.8%29.3%
Completed masters12.0%9.6%11.0%
Completed professional degree3.8%3.1%3.2%
Completed doctorate1.4%1.1%1.3%

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

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Niceville, FL13,56283%22%
Eglin AFB, FL2,41772%6%
Valparaiso, FL5,10968%0%
Mary Esther, FL4,03561%10%
Shalimar, FL72361%10%
Destin, FL12,84074%8%

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Atlantic Beach, FL12,84055%19%
Dover, OH12,83987%28%
Conneaut, OH12,83672%6%
Bardstown, KY12,83354%20%
Malibu, CA12,83080%17%
Destin, FL12,84074%8%
Source: The Destin, FL 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.