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52%
  • Columbine Elementary
  • 2240 Rd. 160, Delano
  • Columbine Elementary
  • Grades: KG - 8 · Students: 208
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 23:1
48%
  • Robert F. Kennedy High
  • 1401 Hiett Ave., Delano
  • Delano Joint Union High
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,046
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 24:1
47%
  • Cesar E. Chavez High
  • 800 Browning Rd., Delano
  • Delano Joint Union High
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,368
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 24:1
46%
  • Delano High
  • 1331 Cecil Ave., Delano
  • Delano Joint Union High
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,664
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 27:1
36%
  • Morningside
  • 1405 12th Ave., Delano
  • Delano Union Elementary
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 657
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 24:1
31%
  • La Vina Middle School
  • 1405 12th Ave., Delano
  • Delano Union Elementary
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 703
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 23:1
28%
  • Almond Tree Middle School
  • 1405 12th Ave., Delano
  • Delano Union Elementary
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 745
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 24:1
26%
  • Harvest Elementary
  • 1405 12th Ave., Delano
  • Delano Union Elementary
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 566
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 25:1
26%
  • Wonderful College Prep Academy
  • 1942 Randolph St., Delano
  • Kern County Office of Education
  • Grades: 6 - 12 · Students: 658
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1
22%
  • Albany Park Elementary
  • 1405 12th Ave., Delano
  • Delano Union Elementary
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 466
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 24:1
22%
  • Princeton Street Elementary
  • 1405 12th Ave., Delano
  • Delano Union Elementary
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 628
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 25:1
22%
  • Fremont Elementary
  • 1405 12th Ave., Delano
  • Delano Union Elementary
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 523
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 21:1
22%
  • Terrace Elementary
  • 1405 12th Ave., Delano
  • Delano Union Elementary
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 498
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 24:1
20%
  • Cecil Avenue Math And Science Academy
  • 1405 12th Ave., Delano
  • Delano Union Elementary
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 769
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 25:1
19%
  • Pioneer
  • 1505 12th Ave., Delano
  • Delano Union Elementary
  • Grades: KG - 8 · Students: 909
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 24:1
15%
  • Nueva Vista Language Academy
  • 120 Garces Hwy., Delano
  • Delano Union Elementary
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 585
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 22:1
15%
  • Del Vista Math And Science Academy
  • 1405 12th Ave., Delano
  • Delano Union Elementary
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 551
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 24:1
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  • Valley High
  • 1927 Randolph St., Delano
  • Delano Joint Union High
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 157
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
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Delano school information

IndexDelanoCaliforniaNational
Average Test Scores29%38%49%
Student/Teacher ratio22:120:116:1
Total public schools158,30879,221
Total private schools33,43824,874
Total post-secondary schools21,0857,963
The Delano, CA educational system consists of 15 public schools, 3 private schools and 2 post-secondary schools. Delano public schools have average test scores of 29% which is 24% lower than than the California average and 41% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Delano public schools is 22:1, compared to 20:1 in California and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 54.2% of students have completed 8th grade, 50.7% have completed high school, 7.2% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 0.4% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Delano

IndexDelanoCaliforniaNational
Completed 8th grade54.2%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school50.7%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college27.7%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree11.7%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors7.2%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters1.4%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.4%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.1%1.6%1.3%

There are a total of 15 public schools, 3 private schools and 2 post-secondary schools in Delano. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Delano, CA schools is 29%. The average student to teacher ratio is 22:1. In Delano, CA, an average of 54.2% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 50.7% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Delano schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Delano, CA schools.

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Terra Bella, CA3,20125%50%
McFarland, CA13,39122%56%
Wasco, CA26,06121%57%
Ducor, CA74115%71%
Earlimart, CA8,67714%72%
Delano, CA52,53829%41%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Burlington, NC52,57036%26%
Gilroy, CA52,57645%9%
Levittown, PA52,40755%13%
West New York, NJ52,40733%32%
Elkhart, IN52,37858%17%
Delano, CA52,53829%41%
Source: The Delano, CA 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.