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85%
  • Sussex Academy
  • 21150 Airport Road, Georgetown
  • Sussex Academy
  • Grades: 6 - 9 · Students: 463
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 9:1
55%
  • Sussex Technical High School
  • 17099 County Seat Highway, Georgetown
  • Sussex Technical School District
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,545
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 12:1
49%
  • Georgetown Elementary School
  • 301-a West Market Street, Georgetown
  • Indian River School District
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 704
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
42%
  • Georgetown Middle School
  • 301 West Market Street, Georgetown
  • Indian River School District
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 657
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
40%
  • Ennis (howard T.) School
  • 20346 Ennis Road, Georgetown
  • Indian River School District
  • Grades: PK - 12 · Students: 131
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 4:1
37%
  • North Georgetown Elementary School
  • 664 North Bedford Street, Georgetown
  • Indian River School District
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 756
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
28%
  • Sussex Central High School
  • 26026 Patriots Way, Georgetown
  • Indian River School District
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,316
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
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Georgetown school information

IndexGeorgetownDelawareNational
Average Test Scores48%43%49%
Student/Teacher ratio13:116:116:1
Total public schools719179,221
Total private schools212924,874
Total post-secondary schools1207,963
The Georgetown, DE educational system consists of 7 public schools, 2 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools. Georgetown public schools have average test scores of 48% which is 10% higher than than the Delaware average and 3% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Georgetown public schools is 13:1, compared to 16:1 in Delaware and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 73.8% of students have completed 8th grade, 70.4% have completed high school, 12.7% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 2.2% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Georgetown

IndexGeorgetownDelawareNational
Completed 8th grade73.8%86.3%84.3%
Completed high school70.4%85.3%83.0%
Completed some college34.4%57.7%59.4%
Completed associate degree20.8%38.2%38.5%
Completed bachelors12.7%30.5%30.3%
Completed masters6.2%12.4%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.2%3.5%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.9%1.7%1.3%

Georgetown, DE School Districts

Indian River School District

There are a total of 7 public schools, 2 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Georgetown. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Georgetown, DE schools is 48%. The average student to teacher ratio is 13:1. In Georgetown, DE, an average of 73.8% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 70.4% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Georgetown 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 Georgetown, DE schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Ocean View, DE2,08771%43%
Millsboro, DE4,12158%17%
Lewes, DE2,95551%4%
Dagsboro, DE93150%2%
Milton, DE2,75650%1%
Georgetown, DE6,91748%3%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Upper Sandusky, OH6,91775%53%
Kaufman, TX6,91966%34%
Forest Glen, MD6,91541%18%
Plaquemine, LA6,92064%29%
Live Oak, FL6,92124%51%
Georgetown, DE6,91748%3%
Source: The Georgetown, DE 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.