Lamar school information

Average Test Scores86%73%68%
Student/Teacher ratio15:114:116:1
Total public schools286079,235
Total private schoolsn/a16524,875
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a987,965

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  • The average school test scores in Lamar are 26% higher than the national average.
  • There are approximately 2 public schools in Lamar.
  • 72.1% of people in Lamar have completed 8th grade.
  • 69.3% of people in Lamar have completed high school.
  • 10.4% of people in Lamar have completed a bachelors degree.

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  • Lamar Elementary School301 Elberta StGrades: PK - 04Students: 444 · Ratio: 14:193
  • Lamar High School301 Elberta StGrades: 09 - 12Students: 317 · Ratio: 11:192
  • Lamar Middle School301 Elberta StGrades: 05 - 08Students: 325 · Ratio: 14:174

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Education level achieved in Lamar

Completed 8th grade72.1%80.2%83.8%
Completed high school69.3%78.3%82.4%
Completed some college30.9%49.3%58.4%
Completed associate degree14.2%26.9%37.2%
Completed bachelors10.4%20.6%29.3%
Completed masters2.6%7.1%11.0%
Completed professional degree0.9%2.1%3.2%
Completed doctorate0.9%0.9%1.3%

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

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
London, AR93795%39%
Russellville, AR28,58185%25%
Clarksville, AR9,28682%21%
Scranton, AR23377%13%
Hartman, AR65770%2%
Lamar, AR1,52486%26%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Loving, NM1,52436%48%
Mariposa, CA1,52447%32%
Rose Hill, NC1,52364%7%
Alvord, TX1,52392%35%
Bangor, WI1,52388%29%
Lamar, AR1,52486%26%
Source: The Lamar, AR 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.