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Education Analysis

The amount of education a person receives can deeply affect their lives. The amount of education Kent County, Delaware citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Kent County, Delaware

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 238   (0.64%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 161   (0.43%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 439   (1.18%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 1,727   (4.64%)
  • 9th Grade: 1,088   (2.92%)
  • 10th Grade: 1,532   (4.12%)
  • 11th Grade: 1,272   (3.42%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 1,524   (4.09%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 11,801   (31.7%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 2,979   (8%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 4,991   (13.41%)
  • Associate Degree: 2,173   (5.84%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 4,303   (11.56%)
  • Master's Degree: 2,030   (5.45%)
  • Professional School Degree: 599   (1.61%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 371   (1%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 228   (0.54%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 161   (0.38%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 560   (1.33%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 1,549   (3.69%)
  • 9th Grade: 1,053   (2.51%)
  • 10th Grade: 1,677   (3.99%)
  • 11th Grade: 1,547   (3.68%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 1,556   (3.7%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 14,299   (34.03%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 3,234   (7.7%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 5,693   (13.55%)
  • Associate Degree: 2,998   (7.13%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 4,898   (11.66%)
  • Master's Degree: 2,075   (4.94%)
  • Professional School Degree: 359   (0.85%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 134   (0.32%)


(updated 2010)





School Enrollment By Age
(Kent County, Delaware)

Enrolled in public school:

3 and 4 years : 1,261

5 to 9 years : 9,594

10 to 14 years : 10,167

15 to 17 years : 5,608

18 and 19 years : 3,570

20 to 24 years : 3,762

25 to 34 years : 2,449

35 years and over : 2,313

Enrolled in private school:

3 and 4 years : 777

5 to 9 years : 985

10 to 14 years : 1,253

15 to 17 years : 718

18 and 19 years : 808

20 to 24 years : 1,520

25 to 34 years : 984

35 years and over : 990

Not enrolled in school:

3 and 4 years : 2,805

5 to 9 years : 572

10 to 14 years : 224

15 to 17 years : 222

18 and 19 years : 899

20 to 24 years : 7,823

25 to 34 years : 17,744

35 years and over : 84,140


(updated 2013)



Largest School Agency's In Kent County, Delaware

  • Caesar Rodney School District


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: Po Box 188, Camden Wyoming, DE 19934, Phone: (302) 697-2173, Students: 6,967 )

  • Capital School District


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 945 Forest Street, Dover, DE 19904, Phone: (302) 672-1500, Students: 5,982 )

  • Smyrna School District


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 22 South Main Street, Smyrna, DE 19977, Phone: (302) 653-8585, Students: 3,930 )

  • Lake Forest School District


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 5423 Killens Pond Road, Felton, DE 19943, Phone: (302) 284-3020, Students: 3,740 )

  • Polytech School District


    ( Grades: 8-12, Location: Po Box 22, Woodside, DE 19980, Phone: (302) 697-2170, Students: 1,150 )

  • Providence Creek Academy Charter School


    ( Grades: KG-8, Location: 355 West Duck Creek Road, Clayton, DE 19938, Phone: (302) 653-6276, Students: 605 )

  • Campus Community Charter School


    ( Grades: 1-12, Location: 21 North Bradford Street, Dover, DE 19904, Phone: (302) 736-3300, Students: 589 )

  • Academy Of Dover Charter School


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: 104 Saulsbury Road, Dover, DE 19904, Phone: (302) 674-0684, Students: 385 )

  • Positive Outcomes Charter School


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: 193 South Dupont Highway, Camden Wyoming, DE 19934, Phone: (302) 697-8805, Students: 114 )

  • Corrections - Doe


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 245 Mckee Road, Dover, DE 19904, Phone: (302) 739-5601, )

Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Kent County, Delaware

  • Central Middle School


    ( Grades: 7-8, Location: 211 Delaware Avenue, Dover, DE 19901, Phone: (302) 672-1772, Students: 983 )

  • Henry (william) Middle School


    ( Grades: 5-6, Location: Carver Road, Dover, DE 19904, Phone: (302) 672-1622, Students: 873 )

  • Fifer (fred) Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 109 East Camden-wyoming Avenue, Camden Wyoming, DE 19934, Phone: (302) 698-8400, Students: 866 )

  • Postlethwait (f. Niel) Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 2841 South State Street, Camden Wyoming, DE 19934, Phone: (302) 698-8410, Students: 806 )

  • Smyrna Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 700 Duck Creek Parkway, Smyrna, DE 19977, Phone: (302) 653-8584, Students: 718 )

  • Moore (john Bassett) School


    ( Grades: 5-6, Location: 20 West Frazier Street, Smyrna, DE 19977, Phone: (302) 659-6297, Students: 666 )

  • Chipman (w.t.) Middle School


    ( Grades: 7-8, Location: 101 West Center Street, Harrington, DE 19952, Phone: (302) 398-8197, Students: 627 )

  • Lake Forest North Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-4, Location: 319 East Main Street, Felton, DE 19943, Phone: (302) 284-9611, Students: 617 )

  • Providence Creek Academy Charter School


    ( Grades: KG-8, Location: 355 West Duck Creek Road, Clayton, DE 19938, Phone: (302) 653-6276, Students: 605 )

  • Lake Forest South Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-4, Location: 301 Dorman Street, Harrington, DE 19952, Phone: (302) 398-8011, Students: 601 )

  • Lake Forest Central Elementary School


    ( Grades: 5-6, Location: 5424 Killens Pond Road, Felton, DE 19943, Phone: (302) 284-5810, Students: 593 )

  • Campus Community School


    ( Grades: 1-12, Location: 21 North Bradford Street, Dover, DE 19904, Phone: (302) 736-3300, Students: 589 )

  • Stokes (nellie Hughes) Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 3874 Upper King Road, Dover, DE 19904, Phone: (302) 697-3205, Students: 536 )

  • Star Hill Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 594 Voshells Mill/star Hill Ro, Dover, DE 19901, Phone: (302) 697-6117, Students: 536 )

  • Frear (allen) Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 238 Sorghum Mill Road, Camden Wyoming, DE 19934, Phone: (302) 697-3279, Students: 510 )

  • Smyrna Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-4, Location: 121 South School Lane, Smyrna, DE 19977, Phone: (302) 653-8588, Students: 496 )

  • North Smyrna Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-4, Location: 365 North Main Street, Smyrna, DE 19977, Phone: (302) 653-8589, Students: 469 )

  • Clayton Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-4, Location: 510 West Main Street, Clayton, DE 19938, Phone: (302) 653-8587, Students: 433 )

  • Brown (w. Reily) Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 360 Webbs Lane, Dover, DE 19904, Phone: (302) 697-2101, Students: 430 )

  • Simpson (w.b.) Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 5 Old North Road, Camden Wyoming, DE 19934, Phone: (302) 697-3207, Students: 425 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Kent County, Delaware

  • Caesar Rodney High School


    ( Grades: 8-12, Location: 239 Old North Road, Camden Wyoming, DE 19934, Phone: (302) 697-2161, Students: 1,920 )

  • Dover High School


    ( Grades: 8-12, Location: One Pat Lynn Drive, Dover, DE 19904, Phone: (302) 672-1526, Students: 1,534 )

  • Polytech High School


    ( Grades: 8-12, Location: Po Box 97, Woodside, DE 19980, Phone: (302) 697-3255, Students: 1,150 )

  • Smyrna High School


    ( Grades: 8-12, Location: 500 Duck Creek Parkway, Smyrna, DE 19977, Phone: (302) 653-8581, Students: 1,043 )

  • Lake Forest High School


    ( Grades: 8-12, Location: 5407 Killens Pond Road, Felton, DE 19943, Phone: (302) 284-9292, Students: 909 )

  • Positive Outcomes Charter School


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: 193 South Dupont Highway, Camden Wyoming, DE 19934, Phone: (302) 697-8805, Students: 114 )

  • Kent Secondary Intensive Learning Center


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 1075 South Governors Avenue, Dover, DE 19901, Phone: (302) 736-5355, Students: 83 )

  • Delaware Correctional Center


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: Po Box 500, Smyrna, DE 19977, Phone: (302) 653-9261, )

Largest Universities & Colleges In Kent County, Delaware

  • Delaware State University


    ( 4-year, Public, Student Population: 3,756; Location: 200 N. Dupont Highway, Dover, DE 19901, Web: http://www.desu.edu )

  • Delaware Technical And Community College-terry


    ( 2-year, Public, Student Population: 3,161; Location: 00 Campus Drive, Dover, DE 19901, Web: http://www.dtcc.edu/terry/ )

  • Wesley College


    ( 4-year, Private not-for-profit, Student Population: 2,320; Location: 20 N State St, Dover, DE 19901, Web: http://www.wesley.edu )

  • Star Technical Institute


    ( < 2-year, Private for-profit, Student Population: 126; Location: 655 Sout Bay Rd-ste 5g2, Dover, DE 19901, Web: http://starinstitute.com )

Largest Schools (Private) In Kent County, Delaware

  • Holy Cross School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 631 S State Street, Dover, DE 19901, Phone: (302) 674-5784, Students: 632 )

  • Calvary Christian Academy


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 1143 E Lebanon Road, Dover, DE 19901, Phone: (302) 697-7860, Students: 245 )

  • Central Christian School


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 220 W Denneys Road, Dover, DE 19904, Phone: (302) 492-8772, Students: 89 )

  • Central De Christian Academy


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 4698 S Dupont Highway, Dover, DE 19901, Phone: (302) 697-8407, Students: 82 )

  • Capitol Baptist School


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 401 Kesselring Avenue, Dover, DE 19904, Phone: (302) 678-9190, Students: 78 )

  • St John's Lutheran School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 1156 Walker Road, Dover, DE 19904, Phone: (302) 734-3767, Students: 56 )

  • Kent Christian Academy


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 4462 W Denneys Road, Dover, DE 19904, Phone: (302) 678-3837, Students: 54 )

  • Green Hill School


    ( Grades: 1-8, Location: 1936 Seeneytown Road, Dover, DE 19904, Phone: (302) 492-0253, Students: 48 )

  • Wileys School


    ( Grades: 1-8, Location: 21 Sharon Hill Road, Dover, DE 19904, Phone: (302) 674-1506, Students: 40 )

  • Rose Valley School


    ( Grades: 1-8, Location: 361 Rose Valley School Road, Dover, DE 19904, Phone: (302) 730-4076, Students: 35 )

  • Coopers Corner School


    ( Grades: 1-8, Location: 2183 Honeysuckle Road, Camden Wyoming, DE 19934, Phone: (302) 697-2560, Students: 34 )

  • West Center School


    ( Grades: 1-8, Location: 1418 Yoder Drive, Hartly, DE 19953, Phone: (302) 492-1375, Students: 34 )

  • Apple Grove School


    ( Grades: 1-8, Location: 2391 Hazlettville Road, Dover, DE 19904, Phone: () -, Students: 32 )

  • Honeysuckle Knoll School


    ( Grades: 1-8, Location: 381 Blue Heron Road, Dover, DE 19904, Phone: (302) 730-1802, Students: 32 )

  • Shady Lane School


    ( Grades: 1-8, Location: 420 Brittney Lane, Hartly, DE 19953, Phone: (302) 492-8385, Students: 30 )

  • The Learning Compass, Inc


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 722 S Old Mill Road, Dover, DE 19901, Phone: (302) 698-5243, Students: 29 )

  • Faith Elementary And Middle School


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: 90 Saulsbury Road, Dover, DE 19904, Phone: (302) 674-0838, Students: 26 )

  • Cedar Grove Amish School


    ( Grades: 1-8, Location: 2636 Pearsons Corner Road, Dover, DE 19904, Phone: (302) 222-7071, Students: 26 )

  • The Little School Inc


    ( Grades: K-K, Location: 308 N Queen Street, Dover, DE 19904, Phone: (302) 734-3040, Students: 24 )

Academic Libraries In Kent County, Delaware

(updated 2005)

Public Libraries (Central) In Kent County, Delaware

  • Dover Public Library


    45 South State Street, Dover, DE 19901

  • Harrington Public Library


    110 Center Street, Harrington, DE 19952

  • Kent County Public Library


    497 South Red Haven Lane, Dover, DE 19901

  • Smyrna Public Library


    107 South Main Street, Smyrna, DE 19977

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Kent County, Delaware


  • Downstate Delaware Genealogical Society Inc


    Po Box 1787, Dover, DE 19901

  • Duck Creek Historical Society Inc


    11 S Main St, Smyrna, DE 19977

  • Fallasburg Historical Society


    13944 Covered Bridge Road, Lowell, MI 49331
    http://www.fallasburgh.org

  • Family & Friends Of Wesley


    145 Greens Branch Ln, Smyrna, DE 19977

  • Felton Community Historical Society


    Po Box 329, Felton, DE 19943
    http://felton.delaware.gov

  • Fort Miles Historic District


    89 Kings Highway, Dover, DE 19901
    http://www.destateparks.org

  • Frederica Historical Society


    Po Box 287, Frederica, DE 19946

  • Frederik Meijer Gardens And Sculpture Park


    1000 E Beltline Ave Ne, Grand Rapids, MI 49525
    http://www.meijergardens.org

  • Friends Of Belmont Hall Inc


    Po Box 148, Smyrna, DE 19977

  • Friends Of Historic Camden Inc


    107 Wolf Creek Blvd Ste 1, Dover, DE 19901

  • Friends Of Old Dover Inc


    Po Box 44, Dover, DE 19901

  • Friends Of The Allen-madison House


    50 Montrose Street, East Greenwich, RI 02818

  • Friends Of The Delaware Archives Inc


    Po Box 287, Frederica, DE 19946

  • Friends Of Woodburn Inc


    Po Box 492, Dover, DE 19901

  • Gar Post 25 Inc


    Po Box 330, Chestertown, MD 21620

  • Garfield Nature Center


    334 Burton, Grand Rapids, MI 49507

  • Geddes-piper House


    , Chestertown, MD 21620

  • Gerald Ford Museum


    303 Pearl St Nw, Grand Rapids, MI 49504
    http://www.fordlibrarymuseum.gov

  • Gerald R. Ford Foundation


    303 Pearl St Nw, Grand Rapids, MI 49504
    http://www.geraldrfordfoundation.org/?

  • Grand Rapids Art Museum


    101 Monroe Ctr St Nw, Grand Rapids, MI 49503
    http://www.artmuseumgr.org

  • Grand Rapids Childrens Museum


    11 Sheldon Ave Ne, Grand Rapids, MI 49503
    http://www.grcm.org

  • Grand Rapids Community Legends Inc


    220 Lyon Nw, Grand Rapids, MI 49503

  • Grand Rapids Model Railroad Historical Society


    Po Box 606, Comstock Park, MI 49321
    http://www.grmrhs.org

  • Grand Rapids Public Museum Foundation


    272 Pearl St Nw, Grand Rapids, MI 49504
    http://www.grmuseum.org

  • Greater Harrington Historical Society


    108 Fleming St, Harrington, DE 19952

  • Harrington Railroad Museum


    110 Fleming St, Harrington, DE 19952

  • Historic Society Of Kent County Maryland Inc


    101 Church Aly, Chestertown, MD 21620

  • Historical Society For Us District Ct For The Western Distri


    399 Gerald R Ford Building, Grand Rapids, MI 49503

  • Historically Black Colleges And Universities Experience


    Po Box 7314, Grand Rapids, MI 49507
    http://www.hbcute.com

  • History Remembered Inc


    1691 Summerfield St Se, Grand Rapids, MI 49508


* There are 54 more museums in Kent County, Delaware not display here.

(updated 2014)



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