East Haven school information

IndexEast HavenConnecticutNational
Average Test Scores36%47%49%
Student/Teacher ratio16:114:116:1
Total public schools1365479,221
Total private schools120724,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a817,963
The East Haven, CT educational system consists of 13 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. East Haven public schools have average test scores of 36% which is 22% lower than than the Connecticut average and 26% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of East Haven public schools is 16:1, compared to 14:1 in Connecticut and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 86.2% of students have completed 8th grade, 85.1% have completed high school, 23.1% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 2.9% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in East Haven are 26% lower than the national average.
  • There are approximately 13 public schools in East Haven.
  • 86.2% of people in East Haven have completed 8th grade.
  • 85.1% of people in East Haven have completed high school.
  • 23.1% of people in East Haven have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in East Haven

IndexEast HavenConnecticutNational
Completed 8th grade86.2%88.0%84.3%
Completed high school85.1%86.9%83.0%
Completed some college48.2%62.9%59.4%
Completed associate degree30.9%45.5%38.5%
Completed bachelors23.1%38.0%30.3%
Completed masters9.0%16.8%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.9%4.6%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.1%1.7%1.3%

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

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Madison Center, CT2,40485%72%
Guilford Center, CT2,51778%59%
Orange, CT13,94172%45%
Cheshire Village, CT6,10367%37%
Shelton, CT40,97960%22%
East Haven, CT29,01536%26%

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Norwood, MA29,01871%44%
Opelika, AL29,03038%23%
Burton, MI28,99527%45%
Suisun City, CA29,04530%40%
Sanford, NC29,04839%21%
East Haven, CT29,01536%26%
Source: The East Haven, CT 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.