Dayton school information

IndexDaytonIndianaNational
Average Test Scores67%66%49%
Student/Teacher ratio20:122:116:1
Total public schools11,75579,221
Total private schoolsn/a67524,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1417,963
The Dayton, IN educational system consists of 1 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Dayton public schools have average test scores of 67% which is 1% higher than than the Indiana average and 36% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Dayton public schools is 20:1, compared to 22:1 in Indiana and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 85.6% of students have completed 8th grade, 85.3% have completed high school, 20.1% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 1.0% have completed a doctorate degree.

Did you know?

  • The average school test scores in Dayton are 36% higher than the national average.
  • There are approximately 1 public schools in Dayton.
  • 85.6% of people in Dayton have completed 8th grade.
  • 85.3% of people in Dayton have completed high school.
  • 20.1% of people in Dayton have completed a bachelors degree.

Best Schools in Dayton

sort by
show
min score 0

Find Real Estate Listings In Dayton

Location
Price
Bedrooms
Bathrooms
 

New Real Estate Listings In Dayton

Compare Dayton, IN Education To Other Cities

Education level achieved in Dayton

IndexDaytonIndianaNational
Completed 8th grade85.6%84.6%84.3%
Completed high school85.3%82.9%83.0%
Completed some college53.6%53.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree34.9%33.0%38.5%
Completed bachelors20.1%24.6%30.3%
Completed masters5.0%8.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.0%2.4%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.3%1.0%1.3%

Highest level of education achieved in Dayton (high school & post-secondary)

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Battle Ground, IN1,56877%56%
Delphi, IN3,02375%52%
Stockwell, IN62775%51%
Rossville, IN1,53972%45%
West Lafayette, IN44,54371%44%
Dayton, IN1,61667%36%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Perryville, AR1,61627%45%
Haubstadt, IN1,61582%67%
Hamlin, TX1,61572%46%
Lewisport, KY1,61750%1%
Lewisburg, OH1,61576%54%
Dayton, IN1,61667%36%
Source: The Dayton, IN 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.