Altamont school information

Average Test Scores37%38%49%
Student/Teacher ratio17:114:116:1
Total public schools297079,221
Total private schoolsn/a19024,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a867,963
The Altamont, KS educational system consists of 2 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Altamont public schools have average test scores of 37% which is 2% lower than than the Kansas average and 25% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Altamont public schools is 17:1, compared to 14:1 in Kansas and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 92.0% of students have completed 8th grade, 92.0% have completed high school, 30.0% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 3.0% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Altamont are 25% lower than the national average.
  • There are approximately 2 public schools in Altamont.
  • 92.0% of people in Altamont have completed 8th grade.
  • 92.0% of people in Altamont have completed high school.
  • 30.0% of people in Altamont have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Altamont

Completed 8th grade92.0%87.4%84.3%
Completed high school92.0%86.1%83.0%
Completed some college68.9%63.7%59.4%
Completed associate degree45.0%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors30.0%31.6%30.3%
Completed masters10.5%11.4%11.5%
Completed professional degree3.0%3.0%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.8%1.2%1.3%

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

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Edna, KS38850%1%
Mound Valley, KS42747%4%
Parsons, KS10,11141%18%
Oswego, KS1,93740%18%
Bartlett, KS8640%20%
Altamont, KS1,09837%25%

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Altamont, KS1,09837%25%
Source: The Altamont, 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.