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Avg. test scores 18%
High school dipl. 9%
Bachelors degree 43%

Brockton school information

IndexBrocktonMassachusettsNational
Average Test Scores40%64%49%
Student/Teacher ratio14:114:116:1
Total public schools261,16779,221
Total private schools1350824,874
Total post-secondary schools51937,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Brockton are 18% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 26 public schools in Brockton
  • 77.3% of people in Brockton have completed 8th grade
  • 75.8% of people in Brockton have completed high school
  • 17.3% of people in Brockton have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Brockton

      IndexBrocktonMassachusettsNational
      Completed 8th grade77.3%88.3%84.3%
      Completed high school75.8%87.2%83.0%
      Completed some college46.2%65.0%59.4%
      Completed associate degree25.5%49.0%38.5%
      Completed bachelors17.3%41.2%30.3%
      Completed masters5.3%18.2%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.0%5.4%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.4%2.6%1.3%

      Brockton, MA School Districts

      • Brockton School District

      There are a total of 26 public schools, 13 private schools and 5 post-secondary schools in Brockton. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Brockton, MA schools is 40%. The average student to teacher ratio is 14:1. In Brockton, MA, an average of 77.3% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 75.8% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Dover, MA2,45389%80%
      Sharon, MA5,84187%77%
      Medfield, MA6,57587%76%
      Hingham, MA5,77786%76%
      Needham, MA30,16783%68%
      Brockton, MA94,81340%18%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Livonia, MI94,84950%2%
      Beaverton, OR94,86559%21%
      Allen, TX94,71092%86%
      League City, TX94,97685%72%
      New Bedford, MA94,98846%6%
      Brockton, MA94,81340%18%
      Source: The Brockton, MA 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.