Avg. test scores 41%
High school dipl. 4%
Bachelors degree 29%

Great Barrington school information

IndexGreat BarringtonMassachusettsNational
Average Test Scores69%64%49%
Student/Teacher ratio11:114:116:1
Total public schools31,16779,221
Total private schools350824,874
Total post-secondary schools11937,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Great Barrington are 41% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 3 public schools in Great Barrington
  • 79.8% of people in Great Barrington have completed 8th grade
  • 79.8% of people in Great Barrington have completed high school
  • 39.1% of people in Great Barrington have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Great Barrington

      IndexGreat BarringtonMassachusettsNational
      Completed 8th grade79.8%88.3%84.3%
      Completed high school79.8%87.2%83.0%
      Completed some college58.4%65.0%59.4%
      Completed associate degree46.5%49.0%38.5%
      Completed bachelors39.1%41.2%30.3%
      Completed masters24.8%18.2%11.5%
      Completed professional degree5.0%5.4%3.3%
      Completed doctorate3.0%2.6%1.3%

      Great Barrington, MA School Districts

      • Berkshire Hills School District

      There are a total of 3 public schools, 3 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Great Barrington. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Great Barrington, MA schools is 69%. The average student to teacher ratio is 11:1. In Great Barrington, MA, an average of 79.8% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 79.8% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Lenox, MA1,83377%56%
      Lee, MA1,80963%28%
      Chatham, NY1,47061%23%
      Norfolk, CT49152%6%
      Great Barrington, MA2,41969%41%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Harrisburg, AR2,41919%61%
      East Douglas, MA2,42070%41%
      Houston, MO2,42045%9%
      Marcus Hook, PA2,42032%35%
      Naples, UT2,42047%5%
      Great Barrington, MA2,41969%41%
      Source: The Great Barrington, 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.