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Avg. test scores 1%
High school dipl. 2%
Bachelors degree 54%

Canaan school information

IndexCanaanConnecticutNational
Average Test Scores50%47%49%
Student/Teacher ration/a14:116:1
Total public schoolsn/a65479,221
Total private schoolsn/a20724,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a817,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Canaan are 1% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately n/a public schools in Canaan
  • 84.4% of people in Canaan have completed 8th grade
  • 84.4% of people in Canaan have completed high school
  • 14.0% of people in Canaan have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Canaan

      IndexCanaanConnecticutNational
      Completed 8th grade84.4%88.0%84.3%
      Completed high school84.4%86.9%83.0%
      Completed some college45.3%62.9%59.4%
      Completed associate degree29.8%45.5%38.5%
      Completed bachelors14.0%38.0%30.3%
      Completed masters4.9%16.8%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.6%4.6%3.3%
      Completed doctorate1.6%1.7%1.3%

      Canaan, CT School Districts

      • North Canaan School District

      There are a total of n/a public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Canaan. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Canaan, CT schools is 50%. The average student to teacher ratio is n/a. In Canaan, CT, an average of 84.4% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 84.4% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Lakeville, CT90377%56%
      Northwest Harwinton, CT3,10377%56%
      Norfolk, CT49152%6%
      Amenia, NY1,14850%1%
      Falls Village, CT49050%1%
      Canaan, CT1,19250%1%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Hebron, MD1,19232%35%
      Sloan, IA1,19276%54%
      Newark, TX1,19265%31%
      Worden, IL1,19243%13%
      Potomac Heights, MD1,19124%52%
      Canaan, CT1,19250%1%
      Source: The Canaan, CT 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.