Lake City school information

IndexLake CityTennesseeNational
Average Test Scores52%51%68%
Student/Teacher ration/an/a16:1
Total public schools21,39079,235
Total private schoolsn/a43024,875
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1897,965

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  • The average school test scores in Lake City are 23% lower than the national average.
  • There are approximately 2 public schools in Lake City.
  • 60.0% of people in Lake City have completed 8th grade.
  • 57.0% of people in Lake City have completed high school.
  • 3.2% of people in Lake City have completed a bachelors degree.

Best Schools in Lake City

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  • Lake City Elementary402 LindsayGrades: PK - 05Students: 548 · Ratio: 15:151
  • Lake City Middle School1132 S MainGrades: 06 - 08Students: 302 · Ratio: 14:153

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Education level achieved in Lake City

IndexLake CityTennesseeNational
Completed 8th grade60.0%81.2%83.8%
Completed high school57.0%78.8%82.4%
Completed some college16.7%51.9%58.4%
Completed associate degree5.5%30.8%37.2%
Completed bachelors3.2%24.4%29.3%
Completed masters0.7%8.8%11.0%
Completed professional degree0.2%2.7%3.2%
Completed doctorate0.0%1.2%1.3%

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

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Oak Ridge, TN29,30165%5%
Norris, TN1,93862%9%
Clinton, TN9,87453%22%
Andersonville, TN23849%27%
Jacksboro, TN1,91749%28%
Lake City, TN1,77352%23%

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Hamlin, TX1,77387%27%
Pine Knot, KY1,77283%22%
Fritz Creek, AK1,77464%6%
Plymouth, OH1,77285%24%
Frankton, IN1,77579%15%
Lake City, TN1,77352%23%
Source: The Lake City, 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.