Calhoun City school information

IndexCalhoun CityMississippiNational
Average Test Scores25%28%49%
Student/Teacher ratio15:116:116:1
Total public schools289379,221
Total private schools120624,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a687,963
The Calhoun City, MS educational system consists of 2 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Calhoun City public schools have average test scores of 25% which is 9% lower than than the Mississippi average and 49% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Calhoun City public schools is 15:1, compared to 16:1 in Mississippi and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 70.4% of students have completed 8th grade, 67.6% have completed high school, 14.8% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 0.7% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Calhoun City are 49% lower than the national average.
  • There are approximately 2 public schools in Calhoun City.
  • 70.4% of people in Calhoun City have completed 8th grade.
  • 67.6% of people in Calhoun City have completed high school.
  • 14.8% of people in Calhoun City have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Calhoun City

IndexCalhoun CityMississippiNational
Completed 8th grade70.4%78.6%84.3%
Completed high school67.6%76.7%83.0%
Completed some college40.3%52.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree22.3%29.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors14.8%21.0%30.3%
Completed masters8.5%7.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.7%2.2%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.2%0.9%1.3%

Highest level of education achieved in Calhoun City (high school & post-secondary)

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Vardaman, MS1,32529%42%
Bruce, MS1,70127%45%
Calhoun City, MS2,07125%49%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Gap, PA2,07156%13%
Fifth Street, TX2,07170%41%
Prince George, VA2,07180%62%
Boonville, NY2,07150%1%
Gaylord, MN2,07253%7%
Calhoun City, MS2,07125%49%
Source: The Calhoun City, MS 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.