Avg. test scores 28%
High school dipl. 2%
Bachelors degree 42%

Denton school information

Average Test Scores35%41%49%
Student/Teacher ratio15:116:116:1
Total public schools21,16379,221
Total private schools167424,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1127,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Denton are 28% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 2 public schools in Denton
  • 83.4% of people in Denton have completed 8th grade
  • 81.4% of people in Denton have completed high school
  • 17.7% of people in Denton have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Denton

      Completed 8th grade83.4%87.5%84.3%
      Completed high school81.4%86.5%83.0%
      Completed some college51.6%64.2%59.4%
      Completed associate degree26.2%44.8%38.5%
      Completed bachelors17.7%38.4%30.3%
      Completed masters6.9%17.7%11.5%
      Completed professional degree2.6%5.5%3.3%
      Completed doctorate1.0%2.5%1.3%

      Denton, MD School Districts

      • Caroline County Public Schools

      There are a total of 2 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Denton. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Denton, MD schools is 35%. The average student to teacher ratio is 15:1. In Denton, MD, an average of 83.4% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 81.4% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Ridgely, MD1,53062%26%
      Centreville, MD4,53857%16%
      Felton, DE1,56656%13%
      Harrington, DE3,68855%12%
      Woodside, DE16954%10%
      Denton, MD4,36435%28%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Edwardsville, KS4,36435%30%
      Lyons, GA4,36430%40%
      Harrogate, TN4,36451%4%
      Beechwood, MS4,36524%52%
      Florence, NJ4,36634%31%
      Denton, MD4,36435%28%
      Source: The Denton, MD 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.