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Avg. test scores 47%
High school dipl. 9%
Bachelors degree 39%

Delta school information

IndexDeltaColoradoNational
Average Test Scores26%34%49%
Student/Teacher ratio40:117:116:1
Total public schools61,42679,221
Total private schools138424,874
Total post-secondary schools11387,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Delta are 47% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 6 public schools in Delta
  • 77.6% of people in Delta have completed 8th grade
  • 75.5% of people in Delta have completed high school
  • 18.4% of people in Delta have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Delta

      IndexDeltaColoradoNational
      Completed 8th grade77.6%87.9%84.3%
      Completed high school75.5%87.1%83.0%
      Completed some college51.4%69.3%59.4%
      Completed associate degree27.9%47.1%38.5%
      Completed bachelors18.4%38.7%30.3%
      Completed masters5.8%14.3%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.8%3.9%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.0%1.6%1.3%

      Delta, CO School Districts

      • Delta County School District 50J

      There are a total of 6 public schools, 1 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Delta. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Delta, CO schools is 26%. The average student to teacher ratio is 40:1. In Delta, CO, an average of 77.6% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 75.5% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Cedaredge, CO2,26636%26%
      Olathe, CO1,87818%64%
      Delta, CO8,81326%47%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Graham, TX8,82672%46%
      Clinton, NC8,79945%10%
      Barre, VT8,83143%13%
      Lapeer, MI8,79537%26%
      Airmont, NY8,83365%31%
      Delta, CO8,81326%47%
      Source: The Delta, CO 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.