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Avg. test scores 58%
High school dipl. 17%
Bachelors degree 162%

Darien school information

IndexDarienConnecticutNational
Average Test Scores78%47%49%
Student/Teacher ratio13:114:116:1
Total public schools865479,221
Total private schools120724,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a817,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Darien are 58% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 8 public schools in Darien
  • 97.4% of people in Darien have completed 8th grade
  • 97.3% of people in Darien have completed high school
  • 79.5% of people in Darien have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Darien

      IndexDarienConnecticutNational
      Completed 8th grade97.4%88.0%84.3%
      Completed high school97.3%86.9%83.0%
      Completed some college89.3%62.9%59.4%
      Completed associate degree82.6%45.5%38.5%
      Completed bachelors79.5%38.0%30.3%
      Completed masters34.5%16.8%11.5%
      Completed professional degree7.8%4.6%3.3%
      Completed doctorate1.5%1.7%1.3%

      Darien, CT School Districts

      • Darien School District

      There are a total of 8 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Darien. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Darien, CT schools is 78%. The average student to teacher ratio is 13:1. In Darien, CT, an average of 97.4% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 97.3% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Glen Head, NY4,86083%69%
      Riverside, CT8,28983%68%
      Old Greenwich, CT7,00082%67%
      Lattingtown, NY1,67181%65%
      Armonk, NY4,30381%64%
      Darien, CT21,51978%58%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Allison Park, PA21,51575%53%
      Midlothian, TX21,53085%73%
      Roselle, NJ21,50729%42%
      South Lake Tahoe, CA21,50639%21%
      Lakeside, CA21,48833%33%
      Darien, CT21,51978%58%
      Source: The Darien, 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.