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Avg. test scores 31%
High school dipl. 7%
Bachelors degree 82%

Higganum school information

IndexHigganumConnecticutNational
Average Test Scores65%47%49%
Student/Teacher ratio12:114:116:1
Total public schools565479,221
Total private schoolsn/a20724,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a817,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Higganum are 31% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 5 public schools in Higganum
  • 89.0% of people in Higganum have completed 8th grade
  • 89.0% of people in Higganum have completed high school
  • 55.3% of people in Higganum have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Higganum

      IndexHigganumConnecticutNational
      Completed 8th grade89.0%88.0%84.3%
      Completed high school89.0%86.9%83.0%
      Completed some college72.2%62.9%59.4%
      Completed associate degree60.6%45.5%38.5%
      Completed bachelors55.3%38.0%30.3%
      Completed masters32.5%16.8%11.5%
      Completed professional degree8.5%4.6%3.3%
      Completed doctorate5.4%1.7%1.3%

      Higganum, CT School Districts

      • Regional School District 17

      There are a total of 5 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Higganum. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Higganum, CT schools is 65%. The average student to teacher ratio is 12:1. In Higganum, CT, an average of 89.0% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 89.0% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Madison Center, CT2,40485%72%
      Guilford Center, CT2,51778%59%
      Chester Center, CT1,98677%56%
      Portland, CT5,60766%34%
      Deep River Center, CT2,32163%29%
      Higganum, CT1,74565%31%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Mazomanie, WI1,74551%4%
      Woodland Park, NE1,74585%72%
      Sharon, WI1,74445%10%
      Kenly, NC1,74441%17%
      Shannon, MS1,74420%59%
      Higganum, CT1,74565%31%
      Source: The Higganum, 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.