Herculaneum school information

Average Test Scores50%51%49%
Student/Teacher ratio15:114:116:1
Total public schools31,89979,221
Total private schoolsn/a53124,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a2137,963
The Herculaneum, MO educational system consists of 3 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Herculaneum public schools have average test scores of 50% which is 1% lower than than the Missouri average and 2% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Herculaneum public schools is 15:1, compared to 14:1 in Missouri and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 81.6% of students have completed 8th grade, 80.5% have completed high school, 15.6% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 1.5% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Herculaneum are 2% higher than the national average.
  • There are approximately 3 public schools in Herculaneum.
  • 81.6% of people in Herculaneum have completed 8th grade.
  • 80.5% of people in Herculaneum have completed high school.
  • 15.6% of people in Herculaneum have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Herculaneum

Completed 8th grade81.6%86.0%84.3%
Completed high school80.5%84.2%83.0%
Completed some college52.9%57.7%59.4%
Completed associate degree26.6%35.2%38.5%
Completed bachelors15.6%27.6%30.3%
Completed masters3.4%10.4%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.5%2.8%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.5%1.2%1.3%

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

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Barnhart, MO6,12569%40%
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Festus, MO11,92963%28%
Imperial, MO4,68462%26%
Herculaneum, MO3,83150%2%

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Herculaneum, MO3,83150%2%
Source: The Herculaneum, MO 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.