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Avg. test scores 31%
High school dipl. 7%
Bachelors degree 58%

Brighton school information

IndexBrightonIllinoisNational
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
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Key findings

  • The 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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Compare Brighton, IL Schools

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      Education level achieved in Brighton

      IndexBrightonIllinoisNational
      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%

      Brighton, IL School Districts

      • Southwestern Community Unit School District 9

      There are a total of 2 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Brighton. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Brighton, IL schools is 34%. The average student to teacher ratio is 18:1. In Brighton, IL, an average of 89.6% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 88.6% have completed high school.

      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%
      Fredonia, KS2,31721%57%
      Pecatonica, IL2,31545%9%
      Trenton, FL2,31541%16%
      Boron, CA2,31415%70%
      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.