Avg. test scores 65%
High school dipl. 4%
Bachelors degree 32%
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Altavista school information

Average Test Scores79%79%48%
Student/Teacher ratio15:113:116:1
Total public schools21,59679,221
Total private schoolsn/a55324,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1997,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Altavista are 65% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 2 public schools in Altavista
  • 81.7% of people in Altavista have completed 8th grade
  • 80.0% of people in Altavista have completed high school
  • 20.5% of people in Altavista have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Altavista

      Completed 8th grade81.7%85.9%84.3%
      Completed high school80.0%84.7%83.0%
      Completed some college44.2%64.1%59.4%
      Completed associate degree25.1%44.2%38.5%
      Completed bachelors20.5%36.9%30.3%
      Completed masters7.9%15.7%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.0%4.2%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.2%1.7%1.3%

      Altavista, VA School Districts

      • Campbell County Public Schools

      There are a total of 2 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Altavista. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Altavista, VA schools is 79%. The average student to teacher ratio is 15:1. In Altavista, VA, an average of 81.7% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 80.0% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      CityPopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Hurt, VA1,49894%94.3%
      Rustburg, VA1,14579%64.4%
      Gretna, VA1,22978%61.1%
      Bedford, VA6,54376%57.9%
      Altavista, VA3,47879%64.7%

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Mora, MN3,47857%17.7%
      New Hampton, IA3,47877%59.7%
      Sleepy Eye, MN3,47555%13.3%
      Carey, OH3,48266%37.7%
      Huxley, IA3,47483%71.4%
      Altavista, VA3,47879%64.7%
      Source: The Altavista, VA 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.