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Avg. test scores 28%
High school dipl. 0%
Bachelors degree 10%

Bennington school information

IndexBenningtonVermontNational
Average Test Scores35%47%49%
Student/Teacher ratio11:111:116:1
Total public schools914379,221
Total private schools56724,874
Total post-secondary schools3237,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Bennington are 28% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 9 public schools in Bennington
  • 83.7% of people in Bennington have completed 8th grade
  • 82.6% of people in Bennington have completed high school
  • 27.3% of people in Bennington have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Bennington

      IndexBenningtonVermontNational
      Completed 8th grade83.7%89.9%84.3%
      Completed high school82.6%88.3%83.0%
      Completed some college54.1%62.0%59.4%
      Completed associate degree35.4%44.7%38.5%
      Completed bachelors27.3%36.2%30.3%
      Completed masters7.5%14.5%11.5%
      Completed professional degree2.6%4.3%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.9%1.8%1.3%

      Bennington, VT School Districts

      • Bennington Incorporated School District
      • Mount Anthony Union High School District 14
      • Woodford School District

      There are a total of 9 public schools, 5 private schools and 3 post-secondary schools in Bennington. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Bennington, VT schools is 35%. The average student to teacher ratio is 11:1. In Bennington, VT, an average of 83.7% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 82.6% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Williamstown, MA4,31580%63%
      Old Bennington, VT18770%41%
      North Adams, MA13,32657%17%
      Cambridge, NY1,79250%1%
      Readsboro, VT29050%1%
      Bennington, VT8,94535%28%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Boiling Springs, SC8,94556%14%
      Lantana, TX8,94494%91%
      Lakes, AK8,94438%22%
      Maili, HI8,94321%58%
      Claymont, DE8,94350%2%
      Bennington, VT8,94535%28%
      Source: The Bennington, VT 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.