These Are The Top 10 Delaware School Districts; Ranked
Education is one of the most divisive and hottest topics right now in the United States, including here in Delaware.
When making a decision on where to live, with a growing family, education is at the top of the checklist for most families. While athletics and social opportunities are of importance, academics obviously should be top of mind.
Delaware School Districts
The folks over at Niche put together a list of the top ranked school districts in every state. In the state of Delaware there are 19 school districts and 25 charter schools. There are over 9,000 full time teachers and over 130,000 school aged students currently enrolled in the public school system.
The Best School Districts ranking is based on rigorous analysis of academic and student life data from the U.S. Department of Education along with test scores, college data, and ratings collected from millions of Niche users. Theses even key factors listed below determine the rankings. You can read more about how the rankings are determined here.
- Academics Grade
- Teachers Grade
- Culture & Diversity Grade
- Parent/Student Surveys on Overall Experience
- Resources & Facilities Grade
- Clubs & Activities Grade
- Sports Grade
The Top 10 Ranked Delaware School Districts
- Appoquinimink School District – Grade A
- Cape Henlopen School District – Grade A
- Red Clay Consolidated School District – Grade A-
- Caesar Rodney School District – Grade A-
- Brandywine School District – Grade A-
- Indian River School District – Grade A-
- Delmar School District – Grade B+
- Smyrna School District – Grade B+
- Capital School District – Grade B
- Milford School District – Grade B
To see how the remaining districts in Delaware ranked, click here. (Updated 2/13/24)
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