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Avg. test scores 21%
High school dipl. 0%
Bachelors degree 26%

Abilene school information

IndexAbileneKansasNational
Average Test Scores39%38%49%
Student/Teacher ratio14:114:116:1
Total public schools797079,221
Total private schools219024,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a867,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Abilene are 21% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 7 public schools in Abilene
  • 87.5% of people in Abilene have completed 8th grade
  • 83.1% of people in Abilene have completed high school
  • 22.4% of people in Abilene have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Abilene

      IndexAbileneKansasNational
      Completed 8th grade87.5%87.4%84.3%
      Completed high school83.1%86.1%83.0%
      Completed some college49.4%63.7%59.4%
      Completed associate degree29.1%39.8%38.5%
      Completed bachelors22.4%31.6%30.3%
      Completed masters6.7%11.4%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.9%3.0%3.3%
      Completed doctorate1.0%1.2%1.3%

      Abilene, KS School Districts

      • Abilene Unified School District 435

      There are a total of 7 public schools, 2 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Abilene. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Abilene, KS schools is 39%. The average student to teacher ratio is 14:1. In Abilene, KS, an average of 87.5% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 83.1% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Enterprise, KS99950%1%
      Chapman, KS1,41048%2%
      Solomon, KS1,09529%41%
      Abilene, KS6,59839%21%

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      Normandy Park, WA6,59858%18%
      South Valley Stream, NY6,59960%22%
      Commerce, GA6,60139%21%
      Lucas Valley-Marinwood, CA6,59471%44%
      Millersville, TN6,60250%1%
      Abilene, KS6,59839%21%
      Source: The Abilene, KS 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.