Departments of Education in Shelton, Connecticut

There are 2 Departments of Education in Shelton, Connecticut, serving a population of 41,282 people in an area of 31 square miles. There is 1 Department of Education per 20,641 people, and 1 Department of Education per 15 square miles.

In Connecticut, Shelton is ranked 63rd of 339 cities in Departments of Education per capita, and 61st of 339 cities in Departments of Education per square mile.

List of Shelton Departments of Education

Find Shelton, Connecticut departments of education (DOE) and boards of education.

Shelton 415 Howe Avenue Shelton, CT

Shelton Department of Education 100 Elizabeth Street Shelton, CT

About Shelton Departments of Education

The Shelton Department of Education is a Connecticut state or federal agency whose mission is to provide leadership, develop policy, and disseminate funding, information, and other resources in support of student achievement in Shelton, CT. While the missions of Connecticut Departments of Education are similar to the federal Department of Education, state Departments of Education play a substantially different role in achieving their missions.

You may contact the Department of Education for questions about:
  • Shelton public school system
  • Public school education programs
  • Shelton school districts
  • Student loans and financial aid
  • School curriculum and tests
  • Shelton school superintendents

Shelton Education Statistics

Find Shelton School Enrollment, Educational Attainment (Age 25+), and Field of Bachelor's Degree for 1st Major. Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2018 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Shelton School Enrollment
 SheltonFairfield County
School Enrollment (Age 3+)9,122252,202
Kindergarden291 (3.2%)11,983 (4.8%)
Elementary School (Grades 1-8)3,484 (38.2%)100,212 (39.7%)
High School (Grades 9-12)2,201 (24.1%)57,699 (22.9%)
College/Grad School Enrollment2,584 (28.3%)64,907 (25.7%)
Shelton Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 SheltonFairfield County
Less than 9th Grade Education676 (2.2%)34,004 (5.3%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)1,256 (4.2%)30,886 (4.8%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)8,239 (27.4%)139,001 (21.7%)
Some College, No Degree5,288 (17.6%)94,360 (14.7%)
Associate's Degree2,506 (8.3%)39,621 (6.2%)
Bachelor's Degree6,968 (23.2%)169,677 (26.4%)
Graduate/Professional Degree5,141 (17.1%)134,241 (20.9%)
Shelton Field of Bachelor's Degree for 1st Major
 SheltonFairfield County
Bachelor's Degree, or Higher12,109303,918
Arts, Humanities & Others2,142 (17.7%)74,881 (24.6%)
Business2,778 (22.9%)71,070 (23.4%)
Education1,338 (11.0%)26,678 (8.8%)
Science & Engineering4,260 (35.2%)109,582 (36.1%)
Science & Engineering Related Fields1,591 (13.1%)21,707 (7.1%)