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82%
  • Terrell Elementary School
  • 230 W Martin Luther King St, Denison
  • DENISON ISD
  • Grades: PK - 4 · Students: 372
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
82%
  • Mayes Elementary School
  • 201 Jennie Ln, Denison
  • DENISON ISD
  • Grades: PK - 4 · Students: 461
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
82%
  • Hyde Park Elementary School
  • 1701 Hyde Park, Denison
  • DENISON ISD
  • Grades: PK - 4 · Students: 396
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
80%
  • B Mcdaniel Int
  • 400 Lillis Ln, Denison
  • DENISON ISD
  • Grades: 5 - 6 · Students: 651
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
77%
  • Lamar Elementary School
  • 1000 S Fifth Ave, Denison
  • DENISON ISD
  • Grades: PK - 4 · Students: 439
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
77%
  • Houston Elementary School
  • 1100 W Morgan St, Denison
  • DENISON ISD
  • Grades: PK - 4 · Students: 291
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
77%
  • Denison High School
  • 4200 N State Hwy 91, Denison
  • DENISON ISD
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,243
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
74%
  • Henry Scott Middle School
  • 1901 S Mirick Ave, Denison
  • DENISON ISD
  • Grades: 7 - 8 · Students: 670
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
62%
  • Perrin Learning Center
  • 81 Vandenburg, Denison
  • SHERMAN ISD
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 54
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 9:1
50%
  • Tri Co Juvenile Detent
  • 9501 Dyess, Denison
  • SHERMAN ISD
  • Grades: 5 - 11 · Students: 9
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 9:1
43%
  • Cooke/fannin/grayson Co Juvenile Post Ajud Fac
  • 86 Dyess, Denison
  • SHERMAN ISD
  • Grades: 5 - 11 · Students: 61
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 10:1
25%
  • Pathways High School
  • 318 W Morgan St, Denison
  • DENISON ISD
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 21
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 5:1
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Denison school information

IndexDenisonTexasNational
Average Test Scores70%72%49%
Student/Teacher ratio14:114:116:1
Total public schools157,41879,221
Total private schools11,26724,874
Total post-secondary schools14637,963
The Denison, TX educational system consists of 15 public schools, 1 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools. Denison public schools have average test scores of 70% which is 3% lower than than the Texas average and 41% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Denison public schools is 14:1, compared to 14:1 in Texas and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 80.4% of students have completed 8th grade, 78.6% have completed high school, 16.6% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 1.3% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Denison

IndexDenisonTexasNational
Completed 8th grade80.4%79.3%84.3%
Completed high school78.6%77.8%83.0%
Completed some college52.4%57.3%59.4%
Completed associate degree26.2%34.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors16.6%28.1%30.3%
Completed masters5.6%9.6%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.3%2.6%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.8%1.1%1.3%

There are a total of 15 public schools, 1 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Denison. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Denison, TX schools is 70%. The average student to teacher ratio is 14:1. In Denison, TX, an average of 80.4% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 78.6% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Denison 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 Denison, TX schools.

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Denison, TX23,08070%41%

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Denison, TX23,08070%41%
Source: The Denison, TX 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.
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