Avg. test scores 34%
High school dipl. 10%
Bachelors degree 45%

Carbondale school information

Average Test Scores33%34%49%
Student/Teacher ratio14:117:116:1
Total public schools51,42679,221
Total private schools338424,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1387,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Carbondale are 34% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 5 public schools in Carbondale
  • 79.1% of people in Carbondale have completed 8th grade
  • 74.7% of people in Carbondale have completed high school
  • 43.9% of people in Carbondale have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Carbondale

      Completed 8th grade79.1%87.9%84.3%
      Completed high school74.7%87.1%83.0%
      Completed some college60.4%69.3%59.4%
      Completed associate degree49.2%47.1%38.5%
      Completed bachelors43.9%38.7%30.3%
      Completed masters17.7%14.3%11.5%
      Completed professional degree4.6%3.9%3.3%
      Completed doctorate2.1%1.6%1.3%

      Carbondale, CO School Districts

      • Roaring Fork School District RE-1

      There are a total of 5 public schools, 3 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Carbondale. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Carbondale, CO schools is 33%. The average student to teacher ratio is 14:1. In Carbondale, CO, an average of 79.1% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 74.7% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Basalt, CO3,78334%30%
      Glenwood Springs, CO9,80631%38%
      Carbondale, CO6,57133%34%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Hillsboro, OH6,57266%34%
      Palmer, AK6,57239%21%
      Ben Lomond, CA6,57351%4%
      Union, OH6,56974%49%
      Meridianville, AL6,56846%7%
      Carbondale, CO6,57133%34%
      Source: The Carbondale, CO 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.