Avg. test scores 2%
High school dipl. 0%
Bachelors degree 14%

Delray Beach school information

IndexDelray BeachFloridaNational
Average Test Scores48%49%49%
Student/Teacher ratio19:117:116:1
Total public schools123,38879,221
Total private schools101,64024,874
Total post-secondary schools24667,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Delray Beach are 2% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 12 public schools in Delray Beach
  • 84.6% of people in Delray Beach have completed 8th grade
  • 83.3% of people in Delray Beach have completed high school
  • 34.5% of people in Delray Beach have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Delray Beach

      IndexDelray BeachFloridaNational
      Completed 8th grade84.6%84.0%84.3%
      Completed high school83.3%83.0%83.0%
      Completed some college62.0%58.0%59.4%
      Completed associate degree42.8%37.4%38.5%
      Completed bachelors34.5%27.9%30.3%
      Completed masters13.1%10.0%11.5%
      Completed professional degree4.0%3.1%3.3%
      Completed doctorate1.4%1.1%1.3%

      Delray Beach, FL School Districts

      • Palm Beach County School District

      There are a total of 12 public schools, 10 private schools and 2 post-secondary schools in Delray Beach. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Delray Beach, FL schools is 48%. The average student to teacher ratio is 19:1. In Delray Beach, FL, an average of 84.6% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 83.3% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Hypoluxo, FL2,68980%63%
      Parkland, FL28,35477%56%
      Boca Raton, FL91,70270%42%
      Wellington, FL61,37166%35%
      Coconut Creek, FL57,73157%16%
      Delray Beach, FL65,04448%2%

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      San Clemente, CA65,08259%20%
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      Marysville, WA64,95537%25%
      Youngstown, OH65,16150%1%
      Rockville, MD65,17159%20%
      Delray Beach, FL65,04448%2%
      Source: The Delray Beach, FL 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.