Brighton school information

Average Test Scores34%31%49%
Student/Teacher ratio18:118:116:1
Total public schools23,93879,221
Total private schoolsn/a1,43824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a3067,963
The Brighton, IL educational system consists of 2 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Brighton public schools have average test scores of 34% which is 8% higher than than the Illinois average and 31% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Brighton public schools is 18:1, compared to 18:1 in Illinois and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 89.6% of students have completed 8th grade, 88.6% have completed high school, 12.6% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 0.3% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Brighton are 31% lower than the national average.
  • There are approximately 2 public schools in Brighton.
  • 89.6% of people in Brighton have completed 8th grade.
  • 88.6% of people in Brighton have completed high school.
  • 12.6% of people in Brighton have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Brighton

Completed 8th grade89.6%86.2%84.3%
Completed high school88.6%84.7%83.0%
Completed some college53.4%61.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree24.6%40.7%38.5%
Completed bachelors12.6%32.9%30.3%
Completed masters2.6%12.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.3%3.4%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.0%1.2%1.3%

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

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Old Jamestown, MO19,39150%1%
Jerseyville, IL8,50233%34%
Medora, IL44932%35%
Shipman, IL59432%35%
Godfrey, IL17,80930%38%
Brighton, IL2,31634%31%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
South Roxana, IL2,31612%75%
Pecatonica, IL2,31545%9%
Trenton, FL2,31541%16%
Fredonia, KS2,31721%57%
New Stanton, PA2,31460%21%
Brighton, IL2,31634%31%
Source: The Brighton, IL 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.