Mexico school information

Average Test Scores48%51%49%
Student/Teacher ratio15:114:116:1
Total public schools71,89979,221
Total private schools353124,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a2137,963
The Mexico, MO educational system consists of 7 public schools, 3 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Mexico public schools have average test scores of 48% which is 6% lower than than the Missouri average and 2% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Mexico public schools is 15:1, compared to 14:1 in Missouri and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 82.4% of students have completed 8th grade, 79.6% have completed high school, 14.7% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 1.6% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Mexico are 2% lower than the national average.
  • There are approximately 7 public schools in Mexico.
  • 82.4% of people in Mexico have completed 8th grade.
  • 79.6% of people in Mexico have completed high school.
  • 14.7% of people in Mexico have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Mexico

Completed 8th grade82.4%86.0%84.3%
Completed high school79.6%84.2%83.0%
Completed some college38.6%57.7%59.4%
Completed associate degree21.7%35.2%38.5%
Completed bachelors14.7%27.6%30.3%
Completed masters5.7%10.4%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.6%2.8%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.5%1.2%1.3%

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

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Centralia, MO4,16759%21%
Kingdom City, MO14755%11%
Laddonia, MO56537%25%
Auxvasse, MO1,14035%30%
Mexico, MO11,62248%2%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Fulton, NY11,62237%25%
Robstown, TX11,62259%19%
Wallington, NJ11,61838%23%
East Bethel, MN11,61869%41%
Guttenberg, NJ11,62830%39%
Mexico, MO11,62248%2%
Source: The Mexico, 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.