Ridgefield school information

Average Test Scores74%47%49%
Student/Teacher ratio15:114:116:1
Total public schools1065479,221
Total private schools220724,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a817,963
The Ridgefield, CT educational system consists of 10 public schools, 2 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Ridgefield public schools have average test scores of 74% which is 59% higher than than the Connecticut average and 51% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Ridgefield public schools is 15:1, compared to 14:1 in Connecticut and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 96.3% of students have completed 8th grade, 96.1% have completed high school, 73.8% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 9.5% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Ridgefield are 51% higher than the national average.
  • There are approximately 10 public schools in Ridgefield.
  • 96.3% of people in Ridgefield have completed 8th grade.
  • 96.1% of people in Ridgefield have completed high school.
  • 73.8% of people in Ridgefield have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Ridgefield

Completed 8th grade96.3%88.0%84.3%
Completed high school96.1%86.9%83.0%
Completed some college87.1%62.9%59.4%
Completed associate degree78.2%45.5%38.5%
Completed bachelors73.8%38.0%30.3%
Completed masters35.7%16.8%11.5%
Completed professional degree9.5%4.6%3.3%
Completed doctorate2.9%1.7%1.3%

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

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Lincolndale, NY1,64498%98%
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Darien, CT21,51978%58%
Ridgefield, CT7,55274%51%

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Ridgefield, CT7,55274%51%
Source: The Ridgefield, 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.