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Avg. test scores 17%
High school dipl. 4%
Bachelors degree 3%

Danbury school information

IndexDanburyConnecticutNational
Average Test Scores41%47%49%
Student/Teacher ratio13:114:116:1
Total public schools1965479,221
Total private schools1320724,874
Total post-secondary schools3817,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Danbury are 17% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 19 public schools in Danbury
  • 81.4% of people in Danbury have completed 8th grade
  • 79.6% of people in Danbury have completed high school
  • 31.1% of people in Danbury have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Danbury

      IndexDanburyConnecticutNational
      Completed 8th grade81.4%88.0%84.3%
      Completed high school79.6%86.9%83.0%
      Completed some college53.2%62.9%59.4%
      Completed associate degree36.8%45.5%38.5%
      Completed bachelors31.1%38.0%30.3%
      Completed masters13.3%16.8%11.5%
      Completed professional degree3.0%4.6%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.9%1.7%1.3%

      Danbury, CT School Districts

      • Danbury School District

      There are a total of 19 public schools, 13 private schools and 3 post-secondary schools in Danbury. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Danbury, CT schools is 41%. The average student to teacher ratio is 13:1. In Danbury, CT, an average of 81.4% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 79.6% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Lincolndale, NY1,64498%98%
      Carmel Hamlet, NY6,27897%97%
      Ridgefield, CT7,55274%51%
      Katonah, NY2,07773%49%
      Bedford, NY1,95370%42%
      Danbury, CT83,89041%17%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Cicero, IL83,97213%73%
      O'Fallon, MO84,01865%32%
      Hoover, AL84,10060%21%
      Chino, CA83,67039%20%
      Edinburg, TX84,39977%56%
      Danbury, CT83,89041%17%
      Source: The Danbury, 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.