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Avg. test scores 20%
High school dipl. 1%
Bachelors degree 21%

Clayton school information

IndexClaytonDelawareNational
Average Test Scores59%43%49%
Student/Teacher ratio15:116:116:1
Total public schools219179,221
Total private schoolsn/a12924,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a207,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Clayton are 20% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 2 public schools in Clayton
  • 83.2% of people in Clayton have completed 8th grade
  • 82.4% of people in Clayton have completed high school
  • 24.1% of people in Clayton have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Clayton

      IndexClaytonDelawareNational
      Completed 8th grade83.2%86.3%84.3%
      Completed high school82.4%85.3%83.0%
      Completed some college48.0%57.7%59.4%
      Completed associate degree31.2%38.2%38.5%
      Completed bachelors24.1%30.5%30.3%
      Completed masters8.1%12.4%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.4%3.5%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.4%1.7%1.3%

      Clayton, DE School Districts

      • Smyrna School District

      There are a total of 2 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Clayton. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Clayton, DE schools is 59%. The average student to teacher ratio is 15:1. In Clayton, DE, an average of 83.2% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 82.4% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Hartly, DE5077%56%
      Dover Base Housing, DE3,35274%51%
      Wyoming, DE1,57565%32%
      Rising Sun-Lebanon, DE3,74455%11%
      Woodside, DE16954%10%
      Clayton, DE3,08059%20%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      University Park, NM3,08052%6%
      Rural Hall, NC3,07946%8%
      Williams, AZ3,07919%62%
      Fairport Harbor, OH3,08159%20%
      La Center, WA3,07954%10%
      Clayton, DE3,08059%20%
      Source: The Clayton, 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.