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Avg. test scores 8%
High school dipl. 18%
Bachelors degree 4%

Gales Ferry school information

IndexGales FerryConnecticutNational
Average Test Scores53%47%49%
Student/Teacher ration/a14:116:1
Total public schoolsn/a65479,221
Total private schoolsn/a20724,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a817,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Gales Ferry are 8% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately n/a public schools in Gales Ferry
  • 98.3% of people in Gales Ferry have completed 8th grade
  • 98.3% of people in Gales Ferry have completed high school
  • 31.6% of people in Gales Ferry have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Gales Ferry

      IndexGales FerryConnecticutNational
      Completed 8th grade98.3%88.0%84.3%
      Completed high school98.3%86.9%83.0%
      Completed some college63.3%62.9%59.4%
      Completed associate degree43.1%45.5%38.5%
      Completed bachelors31.6%38.0%30.3%
      Completed masters13.9%16.8%11.5%
      Completed professional degree5.5%4.6%3.3%
      Completed doctorate5.5%1.7%1.3%

      Gales Ferry, CT School Districts

      • Ledyard School District

      There are a total of n/a public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Gales Ferry. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Gales Ferry, CT schools is 53%. The average student to teacher ratio is n/a. In Gales Ferry, CT, an average of 98.3% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 98.3% have completed high school.

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      Old Saybrook Center, CT1,83063%28%
      Mystic, CT4,24157%17%
      Gales Ferry, CT1,00553%8%

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      Gales Ferry, CT1,00553%8%
      Source: The Gales Ferry, 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.