Dayton school information

Average Test Scores58%51%68%
Student/Teacher ration/an/a16:1
Total public schools31,39079,235
Total private schools243024,875
Total post-secondary schools21897,965

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  • The average school test scores in Dayton are 14% lower than the national average.
  • There are approximately 3 public schools in Dayton.
  • 70.2% of people in Dayton have completed 8th grade.
  • 67.7% of people in Dayton have completed high school.
  • 10.3% of people in Dayton have completed a bachelors degree.

Best Schools in Dayton

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  • Dayton City Elementary520 CherryGrades: PK - 08Students: 777 · Ratio: 15:159
  • Frazier Elementary3900 Double SGrades: KG - 05Students: 316 · Ratio: 14:184
  • Graysville Elementary School606 LongGrades: PK - 05Students: 292 · Ratio: 14:144
  • Rhea Central Elementary1005 DelawareGrades: KG - 08Students: 1,329 · Ratio: 16:146

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Education level achieved in Dayton

Completed 8th grade70.2%81.2%83.8%
Completed high school67.7%78.8%82.4%
Completed some college37.1%51.9%58.4%
Completed associate degree14.3%30.8%37.2%
Completed bachelors10.3%24.4%29.3%
Completed masters4.4%8.8%11.0%
Completed professional degree1.6%2.7%3.2%
Completed doctorate1.0%1.2%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.
Calhoun, TN53065%5%
Sale Creek, TN2,56458%15%
Charleston, TN67456%17%
Decatur, TN1,50353%22%
Spring City, TN2,13751%25%
Dayton, TN7,31658%14%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Gonzales, TX7,31786%27%
Dunellen, NJ7,31770%3%
Washington, IA7,31574%9%
Mead, WA7,31485%25%
Raritan, NJ7,31877%13%
Dayton, TN7,31658%14%
Source: The Dayton, TN education data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau 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.