Birmingham school information

Average Test Scores63%41%49%
Student/Teacher ratio28:122:116:1
Total public schools53,42179,221
Total private schools583524,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1967,963
The Birmingham, MI educational system consists of 5 public schools, 5 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Birmingham public schools have average test scores of 63% which is 56% higher than than the Michigan average and 29% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Birmingham public schools is 28:1, compared to 22:1 in Michigan and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 98.5% of students have completed 8th grade, 98.4% have completed high school, 78.1% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 15.6% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Birmingham are 29% higher than the national average.
  • There are approximately 5 public schools in Birmingham.
  • 98.5% of people in Birmingham have completed 8th grade.
  • 98.4% of people in Birmingham have completed high school.
  • 78.1% of people in Birmingham have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Birmingham

Completed 8th grade98.5%86.9%84.3%
Completed high school98.4%85.9%83.0%
Completed some college92.8%60.3%59.4%
Completed associate degree82.0%36.5%38.5%
Completed bachelors78.1%27.4%30.3%
Completed masters39.1%10.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree15.6%2.8%3.3%
Completed doctorate3.3%1.1%1.3%

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

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Huntington Woods, MI6,33077%55%
Bloomfield Hills, MI3,98474%51%
Rochester, MI12,96970%42%
Bingham Farms, MI1,11270%41%
Troy, MI82,98269%41%
Birmingham, MI20,65363%29%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Hayesville, OR20,65341%17%
Lomita, CA20,65232%35%
Milwaukie, OR20,64347%5%
Gardner, KS20,66756%14%
Wade Hampton, SC20,67363%27%
Birmingham, MI20,65363%29%
Source: The Birmingham, MI 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.