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Avg. test scores 49%
High school dipl. 19%
Bachelors degree 45%

Hartford school information

IndexHartfordConnecticutNational
Average Test Scores25%47%49%
Student/Teacher ratio13:114:116:1
Total public schools4565479,221
Total private schools920724,874
Total post-secondary schools6817,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Hartford are 49% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 45 public schools in Hartford
  • 70.1% of people in Hartford have completed 8th grade
  • 67.1% of people in Hartford have completed high school
  • 16.7% of people in Hartford have completed a bachelors degree

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Compare Hartford, CT Schools

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      Education level achieved in Hartford

      IndexHartfordConnecticutNational
      Completed 8th grade70.1%88.0%84.3%
      Completed high school67.1%86.9%83.0%
      Completed some college41.3%62.9%59.4%
      Completed associate degree22.5%45.5%38.5%
      Completed bachelors16.7%38.0%30.3%
      Completed masters6.7%16.8%11.5%
      Completed professional degree2.3%4.6%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.5%1.7%1.3%

      Hartford, CT School Districts

      • Hartford School District
      • Bloomfield School District

      There are a total of 45 public schools, 9 private schools and 6 post-secondary schools in Hartford. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Hartford, CT schools is 25%. The average student to teacher ratio is 13:1. In Hartford, CT, an average of 70.1% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 67.1% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      West Simsbury, CT2,35476%53%
      Simsbury Center, CT5,96874%50%
      Weatogue, CT3,17972%45%
      Salmon Brook, CT2,56870%42%
      Tariffville, CT1,31570%41%
      Hartford, CT124,32025%49%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      East Los Angeles, CA124,19126%47%
      Kent, WA125,49246%6%
      Lafayette, LA125,80866%34%
      Santa Clara, CA122,72549%0%
      Abilene, TX122,61273%49%
      Hartford, CT124,32025%49%
      Source: The Hartford, 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.