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Amherst school information

Index Amherst Wisconsin National
Average Test Scores47%41%48%
Student/Teacher ratio13:114:116:1
Total public schools31,86979,221
Total private schoolsn/a87224,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1147,963

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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Amherst are 3% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 3 public schools in Amherst
  • 89.4% of people in Amherst have completed 8th grade
  • 86.5% of people in Amherst have completed high school
  • 22.9% of people in Amherst have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Amherst

      Index Amherst Wisconsin National
      Completed 8th grade89.4%89.0%84.3%
      Completed high school86.5%87.8%83.0%
      Completed some college54.5%59.7%59.4%
      Completed associate degree34.4%38.7%38.5%
      Completed bachelors22.9%28.4%30.3%
      Completed masters5.0%9.6%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.0%2.7%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.0%1.1%1.3%

      Amherst, WI School Districts

      • Tomorrow River School District

      There are a total of 3 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Amherst. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Amherst, WI schools is 47%. The average student to teacher ratio is 13:1. In Amherst, WI, an average of 89.4% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 86.5% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City Population Avg. Test Scores National Avg.
      Waupaca, WI5,91650%4.9%
      Amherst Junction, WI32950%4.2%
      Plover, WI12,98144%7.8%
      Stevens Point, WI26,14440%16.1%
      Iola, WI1,19535%28.1%
      Amherst, WI97447%3.1%

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      Lucama, NC97450%4.7%
      Victor, IA97473%52.6%
      Amenia, NY97451%5.9%
      La Conner, WA97444%9.0%
      Caliente, NV97453%9.4%
      Amherst, WI97447%3.1%
      Source: The Amherst, WI education data displayed above is derived from the 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.