Avg. test scores 13%
High school dipl. 14%
Bachelors degree 55%

Dayton school information

Average Test Scores43%47%49%
Student/Teacher ratio16:116:116:1
Total public schools21,15779,221
Total private schoolsn/a29824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1307,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Dayton are 13% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 2 public schools in Dayton
  • 72.9% of people in Dayton have completed 8th grade
  • 71.4% of people in Dayton have completed high school
  • 13.7% of people in Dayton have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Dayton

      Completed 8th grade72.9%81.0%84.3%
      Completed high school71.4%77.8%83.0%
      Completed some college44.0%51.3%59.4%
      Completed associate degree20.7%30.5%38.5%
      Completed bachelors13.7%22.7%30.3%
      Completed masters5.3%9.3%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.6%2.6%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.6%0.9%1.3%

      Dayton, KY School Districts

      • Dayton Independent School District

      There are a total of 2 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Dayton. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Dayton, KY schools is 43%. The average student to teacher ratio is 16:1. In Dayton, KY, an average of 72.9% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 71.4% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Madeira, OH8,92495%92%
      Wyoming, OH8,48494%91%
      Terrace Park, OH2,35694%91%
      The Village of Indian Hill, OH5,80394%91%
      Mariemont, OH3,40091%84%
      Dayton, KY5,38543%13%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Lake Fenton, MI5,38648%2%
      Wind Lake, WI5,38375%51%
      Worland, WY5,38357%16%
      Hazard, KY5,38348%2%
      Tyrone, PA5,38265%32%
      Dayton, KY5,38543%13%
      Source: The Dayton, KY 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.