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  • Americus Elementary / Nlc Junior High
  • Po Box 497, Americus
  • North Lyon County
  • Grades: PK - 8 · Students: 202
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 11:1
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Americus school information

IndexAmericusKansasNational
Average Test Scores30%38%49%
Student/Teacher ration/a14:116:1
Total public schoolsn/a97079,221
Total private schoolsn/a19024,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a867,963
The Americus, KS educational system consists of n/a public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Americus public schools have average test scores of 30% which is 22% lower than than the Kansas average and 40% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Americus public schools is n/a, compared to 14:1 in Kansas and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 87.6% of students have completed 8th grade, 87.3% have completed high school, 12.7% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 1.9% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Americus

IndexAmericusKansasNational
Completed 8th grade87.6%87.4%84.3%
Completed high school87.3%86.1%83.0%
Completed some college46.1%63.7%59.4%
Completed associate degree21.3%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors12.7%31.6%30.3%
Completed masters3.9%11.4%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.9%3.0%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.3%1.2%1.3%

Americus, KS School Districts

North Lyon County Unified School District 251

There are a total of n/a public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Americus. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Americus, KS schools is 30%. The average student to teacher ratio is n/a. In Americus, KS, an average of 87.6% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 87.3% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Americus schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Americus, KS schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Strong City, KS46547%4%
Neosho Rapids, KS18745%10%
Emporia, KS24,70742%14%
Council Grove, KS2,33737%25%
Allen, KS25420%60%
Americus, KS83630%40%

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Menan, ID83630%40%
Gainesboro, TN83643%12%
Parks, LA83677%56%
Earlville, IA83580%63%
Bucklin, KS83539%22%
Americus, KS83630%40%
Source: The Americus, 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.