We reviewed 21,035 U.S. public high schools; seven Delaware schools made our rankings. View Rankings
Delaware students with a high GPA and 10 hours of community service, and who have submitted their FAFSA by a certain date, may qualify for the Inspire Scholarship, which helps pay for tuition at Delaware State University. Before they're college-bound, however, students must pass the Delaware Student Testing Program exams, according to the Delaware Department of Education.
Among the Delaware schools in the 2013 U.S. News Best High Schools, there are three silver medal schools and four bronze medal schools. The top-ranked school in the state, Delmar Senior High School, is part of the Delmar School District and located about 50 miles from Delaware's capital, Dover.
Top Ranked DE Schools
To be eligible for a state ranking, a school must be awarded a national gold or silver medal.#1
200 NORTH EIGHTH ST, DELMAR, DE 19940#2
26026 PATRIOTS WAY, GEORGETOWN, DE 19947#3
29772 ARMORY RD, DAGSBORO, DE 19945
Other Notable DE Schools
These schools were awarded a national bronze medal. They are listed alphabetically.
1417 NEWPORT RD, WILMINGTON, DE 19804
401 EAST 12TH ST, WILMINGTON, DE 19801
555 HYETTS CORNER RD, MIDDLETOWN, DE 19709
17099 COUNTY SEAT HWY, GEORGETOWN, DE 19947
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DE by the Numbers
Districts 25 High Schools 38 Full-Time Teachers 2,630 Students Enrolled 39,644
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The Red Clay Consolidated School District supports five high schools that serve 4,634 students.
There are four high schools in the New Castle County Vocational-Technical School District.
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