Cherokee school information

Average Test Scores77%77%68%
Student/Teacher ratio13:113:116:1
Total public schools41,10379,235
Total private schoolsn/a20924,875
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a967,965

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  • The average school test scores in Cherokee are 12% higher than the national average.
  • There are approximately 4 public schools in Cherokee.
  • 83.7% of people in Cherokee have completed 8th grade.
  • 81.9% of people in Cherokee have completed high school.
  • 20.9% of people in Cherokee have completed a bachelors degree.

Best Schools in Cherokee

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  • Cherokee Middle School206 E. Indian StGrades: 05 - 08Students: 289 · Ratio: 13:172
  • Early Childhood Learning Center400 N RooseveltGrades: PK - PKStudents: 67 · Ratio: 23:1n/a
  • Little Sioux Success Center600 West Bluff StGrades: 11 - 12Students: 9 · Ratio: 9:1n/a
  • Roosevelt Elementary School929 N RooseveltGrades: PK - 04Students: 369 · Ratio: 16:181
  • Washington High School600 W Bluff StGrades: 09 - 12Students: 297 · Ratio: 13:177

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Education level achieved in Cherokee

Completed 8th grade83.7%88.9%83.8%
Completed high school81.9%87.2%82.4%
Completed some college55.2%58.8%58.4%
Completed associate degree30.8%37.2%37.2%
Completed bachelors20.9%26.4%29.3%
Completed masters7.2%8.4%11.0%
Completed professional degree3.5%2.6%3.2%
Completed doctorate1.5%1.1%1.3%

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

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Cleghorn, IA19482%21%
Washta, IA27181%18%
Alta, IA1,91977%13%
Aurelia, IA1,08463%7%
Cherokee, IA5,20377%12%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Forked River, NJ5,19975%11%
Abbeville, SC5,20782%21%
Mechanicville, NY5,20767%1%
Hingham, MA5,19981%19%
Centreville, IL5,20869%1%
Cherokee, IA5,20377%12%
Source: The Cherokee, IA education data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau 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.