Decatur school information

IndexDecaturTennesseeNational
Average Test Scores53%51%68%
Student/Teacher ration/an/a16:1
Total public schools41,39079,235
Total private schoolsn/a43024,875
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1897,965

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  • The average school test scores in Decatur are 22% lower than the national average.
  • There are approximately 4 public schools in Decatur.
  • 73.9% of people in Decatur have completed 8th grade.
  • 70.9% of people in Decatur have completed high school.
  • 6.6% of people in Decatur have completed a bachelors degree.

Best Schools in Decatur

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  • Meigs County High SchoolBox 1182Grades: 09 - 12Students: 51 · Ratio: 15:1n/a
  • Meigs Middle School586 North MainGrades: 06 - 08Students: 417 · Ratio: 16:162
  • Meigs North Elementary22015 State Highway 58 NGrades: PK - 05Students: 455 · Ratio: 15:151
  • Meigs South Elementary9638 State Highway 58 SGrades: PK - 05Students: 445 · Ratio: 14:147

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Education level achieved in Decatur

IndexDecaturTennesseeNational
Completed 8th grade73.9%81.2%83.8%
Completed high school70.9%78.8%82.4%
Completed some college35.0%51.9%58.4%
Completed associate degree13.6%30.8%37.2%
Completed bachelors6.6%24.4%29.3%
Completed masters2.5%8.8%11.0%
Completed professional degree0.4%2.7%3.2%
Completed doctorate0.0%1.2%1.3%

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

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Riceville, TN66262%9%
Dayton, TN7,31658%14%
Athens, TN13,60354%21%
Spring City, TN2,13751%25%
Etowah, TN3,49850%27%
Decatur, TN1,50353%22%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Woodbine, GA1,50387%28%
Langhorne, PA1,50382%21%
Lusby, MD1,50487%27%
Pine Prairie, LA1,50266%4%
Clarendon, AR1,50453%22%
Decatur, TN1,50353%22%
Source: The Decatur, TN 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.