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Avg. test scores 67%
High school dipl. 1%
Bachelors degree 53%

Akron school information

IndexAkronIowaNational
Average Test Scores82%78%49%
Student/Teacher ratio12:113:116:1
Total public schools31,10179,221
Total private schoolsn/a20824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a967,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Akron are 67% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 3 public schools in Akron
  • 85.8% of people in Akron have completed 8th grade
  • 82.2% of people in Akron have completed high school
  • 14.3% of people in Akron have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Akron

      IndexAkronIowaNational
      Completed 8th grade85.8%89.2%84.3%
      Completed high school82.2%87.7%83.0%
      Completed some college47.1%59.8%59.4%
      Completed associate degree26.1%38.4%38.5%
      Completed bachelors14.3%27.2%30.3%
      Completed masters2.3%8.7%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.4%2.7%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.0%1.1%1.3%

      Akron, IA School Districts

      • Akron-Westfield Community School District

      There are a total of 3 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Akron. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Akron, IA schools is 82%. The average student to teacher ratio is 12:1. In Akron, IA, an average of 85.8% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 82.2% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Hinton, IA80986%75%
      Hawarden, IA2,53880%62%
      Elk Point, SD2,12061%24%
      Alcester, SD1,00044%11%
      Akron, IA1,48582%67%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Gregory, SD1,48545%8%
      Blue Ridge, GA1,48539%22%
      Linn, MO1,48551%3%
      Akron, IN1,48566%35%
      Munday, TX1,48576%54%
      Akron, IA1,48582%67%
      Source: The Akron, IA 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.