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Avg. test scores 30%
High school dipl. 10%
Bachelors degree 87%

Basalt school information

IndexBasaltColoradoNational
Average Test Scores34%34%49%
Student/Teacher ratio15:117:116:1
Total public schools31,42679,221
Total private schools138424,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1387,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Basalt are 30% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 3 public schools in Basalt
  • 91.6% of people in Basalt have completed 8th grade
  • 91.6% of people in Basalt have completed high school
  • 56.8% of people in Basalt have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Basalt

      IndexBasaltColoradoNational
      Completed 8th grade91.6%87.9%84.3%
      Completed high school91.6%87.1%83.0%
      Completed some college76.6%69.3%59.4%
      Completed associate degree59.0%47.1%38.5%
      Completed bachelors56.8%38.7%30.3%
      Completed masters16.3%14.3%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.8%3.9%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.3%1.6%1.3%

      Basalt, CO School Districts

      • Roaring Fork School District RE-1

      There are a total of 3 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Basalt. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Basalt, CO schools is 34%. The average student to teacher ratio is 15:1. In Basalt, CO, an average of 91.6% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 91.6% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Woody Creek, CO27257%16%
      Aspen, CO6,78848%3%
      Carbondale, CO6,57133%34%
      Basalt, CO3,78334%30%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Evergreen, AL3,78327%45%
      Yellow Springs, OH3,78483%68%
      Shallotte, NC3,78449%0%
      Nome, AK3,78236%27%
      Pelham, GA3,78225%50%
      Basalt, CO3,78334%30%
      Source: The Basalt, CO 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.