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Portland school information

Index Portland Connecticut National
Average Test Scores61%53%48%
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 Portland are 26% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 5 public schools in Portland
  • 88.0% of people in Portland have completed 8th grade
  • 87.3% of people in Portland have completed high school
  • 31.0% of people in Portland have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Portland

      Index Portland Connecticut National
      Completed 8th grade88.0%88.0%84.3%
      Completed high school87.3%86.9%83.0%
      Completed some college55.8%62.9%59.4%
      Completed associate degree41.6%45.5%38.5%
      Completed bachelors31.0%38.0%30.3%
      Completed masters10.7%16.8%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.5%4.6%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.5%1.7%1.3%

      Portland, CT School Districts

      • Portland School District

      There are a total of 5 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Portland. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Portland, CT schools is 61%. The average student to teacher ratio is 12:1. In Portland, CT, an average of 88.0% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 87.3% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City Population Avg. Test Scores National Avg.
      Cheshire Village, CT6,49178%62.0%
      Chester Center, CT1,73177%60.4%
      Higganum, CT1,76375%55.2%
      Deep River Center, CT2,63870%44.8%
      Plantsville, CT1,92370%44.8%
      Portland, CT5,93761%26.3%

      Cities with similar population

      City Population Avg. Test Scores National Avg.
      Pevely, MO5,93747%2.1%
      Hilmar-Irwin, CA5,93740%16.9%
      Lake Mills, WI5,93648%0.7%
      Taylor, PA5,93550%4.2%
      Sunbury, OH5,93479%65.3%
      Portland, CT5,93761%26.3%
      Source: The Portland, CT education data displayed above is derived from the 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.