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Avg. test scores 40%
High school dipl. 5%
Bachelors degree 58%

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
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Americus are 40% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately n/a public schools in Americus
  • 87.6% of people in Americus have completed 8th grade
  • 87.3% of people in Americus have completed high school
  • 12.7% of people in Americus have completed a bachelors degree

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      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.

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

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      Gainesboro, TN83643%12%
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      Potlatch, ID83535%30%
      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.