Top 10 Best Deland Public Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 11 public schools serving 8,196 students in Deland, FL (there are 8 private schools, serving 1,176 private students). 87% of all K-12 students in Deland, FL are educated in public schools (compared to the FL state average of 87%).
The top ranked public schools in Deland, FL are Citrus Grove Elementary School, Freedom Elementary School and George W. Marks Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Deland, FL public schools have an average math proficiency score of 43% (versus the Florida public school average of 52%), and reading proficiency score of 45% (versus the 52% statewide average). Schools in Deland have an average ranking of 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Florida public schools.
Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Florida public school average of 64% (majority Hispanic).

Best Public Schools in Deland, FL (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Citrus Grove Elementary School
(Math: 57% | Reading: 60%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
729 Hazen Rd
Deland, FL 32720
(386) 736-5290
Grades: PK-5
| 835 students
Rank: #22.
Freedom Elementary School
(Math: 56% | Reading: 55%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1395 S Blue Lake Ave
Deland, FL 32724
(386) 943-7670
Grades: PK-5
| 718 students
Rank: #33.
George W. Marks Elementary School
(Math: 52% | Reading: 53%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1000 N Garfield Ave
Deland, FL 32724
(386) 822-6630
Grades: PK-5
| 684 students
Rank: #44.
Woodward Avenue Elementary School
(Math: 49% | Reading: 46%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1201 S Woodward Ave
Deland, FL 32720
(386) 943-7910
Grades: PK-5
| 524 students
Rank: #55.
Southwestern Middle School
(Math: 44% | Reading: 44%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
605 W New Hampshire Ave
Deland, FL 32720
(386) 822-6700
Grades: 6-8
| 714 students
Rank: #66.
Edith I. Starke Elementary School
(Math: 50-54% | Reading: 25-29%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
730 S Parsons Ave
Deland, FL 32720
(386) 943-7950
Grades: PK-5
| 303 students
Rank: #77.
Deland High School
Magnet School
(Math: 33% | Reading: 46%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
800 N Hill Ave
Deland, FL 32724
(386) 822-6500
Grades: 9-12
| 2,749 students
Rank: #88.
Deland Middle School
(Math: 37% | Reading: 38%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1400 Aquarius Ave
Deland, FL 32724
(386) 822-6580
Grades: 6-8
| 1,087 students
Rank: #99.
Blue Lake Elementary School
(Math: 33% | Reading: 35%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
282 N Blue Lake Ave
Deland, FL 32724
(386) 822-6760
Grades: PK-5
| 546 students
Rank: n/an/a
Ese Related Services
Special Education School
200 N Clara Ave
Deland, FL 32720
(386) 734-7190
Grades: PK
| 31 students
Rank: n/an/a
Pk Child Care Program
200 N Clara Ave
Deland, FL 32720
(386) 734-7190
Grades: PK
| 5 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Deland, Florida

Deland, Florida Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
340 N Boston Ave
Deland, FL 32724
(386) 734-5617
Grades: K-5
| 229 students
Boston Avenue School (Closed 2010)
Special Education School
340 N Boston Avenue
Deland, FL 32724
(386) 822-6640
Grades: 6-12
| 43 students
2219 South Wooodland Blvd
Deland, FL 32720
(386) 736-9849
Grades: PK
| 11 students
Hospitalhomebound (Closed 2012)
Special Education School
200 North Clara Ave
Deland, FL 32720
(386) 734-7190
Grades: PK-12
| 2 students
913 East New York Ave
Deland, FL 32724
(386) 738-9150
Grades: 9-12
| 102 students
491 S Adelle Ave
Deland, FL 32720
(386) 239-6218
Grades: 6-12
| 24 students
0p.o. Box 2118
Deland, FL 32721
(386) 734-719
Grades: PK-12
| 139 students

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked public schools in Deland, FL?
The top ranked public schools in Deland, FL include Citrus Grove Elementary School, Freedom Elementary School and George W. Marks Elementary School.
How many public schools are located in Deland, FL?
11 public schools are located in Deland, FL.
What percentage of students in Deland, FL go to public school?
87% of all K-12 students in Deland, FL are educated in public schools (compared to the FL state average of 87%).
What is the racial composition of students in Deland, FL?
Deland, FL public schools minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Florida public schools average of 64% (majority Hispanic).

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