Clinton school information

Average Test Scores84%78%49%
Student/Teacher ratio13:113:116:1
Total public schools101,10179,221
Total private schools120824,874
Total post-secondary schools1967,963
The Clinton, IA educational system consists of 10 public schools, 1 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools. Clinton public schools have average test scores of 84% which is 8% higher than than the Iowa average and 70% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Clinton public schools is 13:1, compared to 13:1 in Iowa and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 87.4% of students have completed 8th grade, 85.2% have completed high school, 19.6% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 1.6% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Clinton are 70% higher than the national average.
  • There are approximately 10 public schools in Clinton.
  • 87.4% of people in Clinton have completed 8th grade.
  • 85.2% of people in Clinton have completed high school.
  • 19.6% of people in Clinton have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Clinton

Completed 8th grade87.4%89.2%84.3%
Completed high school85.2%87.7%83.0%
Completed some college53.6%59.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree29.8%38.4%38.5%
Completed bachelors19.6%27.2%30.3%
Completed masters6.2%8.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.6%2.7%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.5%1.1%1.3%

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

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Princeton, IA1,10090%82%
Goose Lake, IA27587%77%
Miles, IA41087%77%
Camanche, IA4,36881%65%
Preston, IA1,03777%56%
Clinton, IA26,14884%70%

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
University Park, FL26,15060%21%
Rockledge, FL26,14456%13%
East Lake-Orient Park, FL26,16042%15%
Shoreview, MN26,16159%19%
Smithtown, NY26,16260%22%
Clinton, IA26,14884%70%
Source: The Clinton, IA 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.