Public Education

Bridgeton is home to a top-rated public school district.

Pattonville School District

The Pattonville School District has met the criteria for Missouri's Distinction in Performance Award for academic performance 13 consecutive years - every year that the award has been bestowed - an honor shared by only 5% of the districts in Missouri. Nearly 5,600 students attend in this district with:

  • Five K through 5 elementary schools
  • One alternative high school
  • One high school
  • One K through 8 traditional school
  • Two middle schools

Pattonville offers a tuition-free, full-day kindergarten program, with an optional half-day program available, for all residents. Pattonville High School students have an average ACT score of 22.5. Of the school's 379 graduates, 81% indicate they plan on continuing their education after graduation, either at four-year universities (43%), two-year colleges (33%), or career/technical schools (5%). Nearly 8% plan on entering the military.

Private/Parochial Education

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Higher Education

Many outstanding options for higher education are located within short distance of Bridgeton. Explore higher education opportunities in the area.