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Avg. test scores 21%
High school dipl. 9%
Bachelors degree 26%
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Brighton school information

IndexBrightonMichiganNational
Average Test Scores58%42%48%
Student/Teacher ratio21:122:116:1
Total public schools93,42179,221
Total private schools583524,874
Total post-secondary schools11967,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Brighton are 21% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 9 public schools in Brighton
  • 90.4% of people in Brighton have completed 8th grade
  • 90.1% of people in Brighton have completed high school
  • 38.3% of people in Brighton have completed a bachelors degree

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Compare Brighton, MI Schools

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      Education level achieved in Brighton

      IndexBrightonMichiganNational
      Completed 8th grade90.4%86.9%84.3%
      Completed high school90.1%85.9%83.0%
      Completed some college71.4%60.3%59.4%
      Completed associate degree47.1%36.5%38.5%
      Completed bachelors38.3%27.4%30.3%
      Completed masters12.7%10.7%11.5%
      Completed professional degree2.9%2.8%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.1%1.1%1.3%

      Brighton, MI School Districts

      • Brighton Area Schools
      • Hartland Consolidated Schools

      There are a total of 9 public schools, 5 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Brighton. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Brighton, MI schools is 58%. The average student to teacher ratio is 21:1. In Brighton, MI, an average of 90.4% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 90.1% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      CityPopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Dexter, MI4,31968%42.1%
      South Lyon, MI11,67260%24.3%
      Milford, MI6,43454%11.9%
      Howell, MI9,50753%9.4%
      Pinckney, MI2,59051%6.0%
      Brighton, MI7,55058%20.9%

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Mukwonago, WI7,54959%22.6%
      Rhinelander, WI7,55235%27.1%
      Fletcher, NC7,54751%6.0%
      Silvis, IL7,54617%64.7%
      Pinehurst, MA7,54654%11.2%
      Brighton, MI7,55058%20.9%
      Source: The Brighton, 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.