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Avg. test scores 8%
High school dipl. 7%
Bachelors degree 33%

Fitchburg school information

IndexFitchburgMassachusettsNational
Average Test Scores53%64%49%
Student/Teacher ratio13:114:116:1
Total public schools121,16779,221
Total private schools650824,874
Total post-secondary schools31937,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Fitchburg are 8% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 12 public schools in Fitchburg
  • 78.6% of people in Fitchburg have completed 8th grade
  • 76.8% of people in Fitchburg have completed high school
  • 20.2% of people in Fitchburg have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Fitchburg

      IndexFitchburgMassachusettsNational
      Completed 8th grade78.6%88.3%84.3%
      Completed high school76.8%87.2%83.0%
      Completed some college47.5%65.0%59.4%
      Completed associate degree29.1%49.0%38.5%
      Completed bachelors20.2%41.2%30.3%
      Completed masters7.2%18.2%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.0%5.4%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.6%2.6%1.3%

      Fitchburg, MA School Districts

      • Fitchburg School District

      There are a total of 12 public schools, 6 private schools and 3 post-secondary schools in Fitchburg. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Fitchburg, MA schools is 53%. The average student to teacher ratio is 13:1. In Fitchburg, MA, an average of 78.6% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 76.8% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Groton, MA1,16385%73%
      Lunenburg, MA2,02773%48%
      Devens, MA1,77373%47%
      Townsend, MA1,41372%46%
      Ayer, MA2,87971%44%
      Fitchburg, MA40,44153%8%

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      Warren, OH40,43353%8%
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      La Puente, CA40,38430%38%
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      Fitchburg, MA40,44153%8%
      Source: The Fitchburg, MA 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.