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Avg. test scores 2%
High school dipl. 1%
Bachelors degree 21%

Claymont school information

IndexClaymontDelawareNational
Average Test Scores50%43%49%
Student/Teacher ratio17:116:116:1
Total public schools519179,221
Total private schools212924,874
Total post-secondary schools1207,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Claymont are 2% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 5 public schools in Claymont
  • 84.9% of people in Claymont have completed 8th grade
  • 84.1% of people in Claymont have completed high school
  • 24.0% of people in Claymont have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Claymont

      IndexClaymontDelawareNational
      Completed 8th grade84.9%86.3%84.3%
      Completed high school84.1%85.3%83.0%
      Completed some college53.2%57.7%59.4%
      Completed associate degree30.7%38.2%38.5%
      Completed bachelors24.0%30.5%30.3%
      Completed masters9.1%12.4%11.5%
      Completed professional degree2.0%3.5%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.9%1.7%1.3%

      Claymont, DE School Districts

      • Brandywine School District

      There are a total of 5 public schools, 2 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Claymont. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Claymont, DE schools is 50%. The average student to teacher ratio is 17:1. In Claymont, DE, an average of 84.9% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 84.1% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Ardmore, PA12,59286%75%
      Penn Wynne, PA5,53584%70%
      North Star, DE7,56783%68%
      Swarthmore, PA6,21882%67%
      Media, PA5,34580%62%
      Claymont, DE8,94350%2%

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      Maili, HI8,94321%58%
      Lantana, TX8,94494%91%
      Lakes, AK8,94438%22%
      Bennington, VT8,94535%28%
      Boiling Springs, SC8,94556%14%
      Claymont, DE8,94350%2%
      Source: The Claymont, DE education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 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.