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Belmont school information

Index Belmont Massachusetts National
Average Test Scores84%52%48%
Student/Teacher ratio15:114:116:1
Total public schools71,16779,221
Total private schools450824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1937,963

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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Belmont are 74% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 7 public schools in Belmont
  • 96.9% of people in Belmont have completed 8th grade
  • 96.7% of people in Belmont have completed high school
  • 73.4% of people in Belmont have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Belmont

      Index Belmont Massachusetts National
      Completed 8th grade96.9%88.3%84.3%
      Completed high school96.7%87.2%83.0%
      Completed some college88.3%65.0%59.4%
      Completed associate degree78.3%49.0%38.5%
      Completed bachelors73.4%41.2%30.3%
      Completed masters45.3%18.2%11.5%
      Completed professional degree18.4%5.4%3.3%
      Completed doctorate11.2%2.6%1.3%

      Belmont, MA School Districts

      • Belmont School District

      There are a total of 7 public schools, 4 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Belmont. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Belmont, MA schools is 84%. The average student to teacher ratio is 15:1. In Belmont, MA, an average of 96.9% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 96.7% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City Population Avg. Test Scores National Avg.
      Dover, MA2,51885%77.4%
      Winchester, MA22,76081%69.3%
      West Concord, MA7,29481%67.7%
      Wellesley, MA28,74780%66.0%
      Hingham, MA5,83779%65.5%
      Belmont, MA26,15884%74.0%

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      City Population Avg. Test Scores National Avg.
      Stevens Point, WI26,14440%16.1%
      Troy, OH26,17671%48.1%
      West Whittier-Los Nietos, CA26,12143%10.4%
      Smithtown, NY26,19767%40.4%
      Hercules, CA26,09046%4.2%
      Belmont, MA26,15884%74.0%
      Source: The Belmont, MA education data displayed above is derived from the 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.