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Avg. test scores 12%
High school dipl. 7%
Bachelors degree 54%

Anderson school information

IndexAndersonIndianaNational
Average Test Scores55%66%49%
Student/Teacher ratio16:122:116:1
Total public schools231,75579,221
Total private schools667524,874
Total post-secondary schools41417,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Anderson are 12% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 23 public schools in Anderson
  • 78.8% of people in Anderson have completed 8th grade
  • 77.3% of people in Anderson have completed high school
  • 14.0% of people in Anderson have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Anderson

      IndexAndersonIndianaNational
      Completed 8th grade78.8%84.6%84.3%
      Completed high school77.3%82.9%83.0%
      Completed some college45.3%53.8%59.4%
      Completed associate degree22.2%33.0%38.5%
      Completed bachelors14.0%24.6%30.3%
      Completed masters4.7%8.9%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.1%2.4%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.5%1.0%1.3%

      Anderson, IN School Districts

      • Anderson Community School Corporation

      There are a total of 23 public schools, 6 private schools and 4 post-secondary schools in Anderson. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Anderson, IN schools is 55%. The average student to teacher ratio is 16:1. In Anderson, IN, an average of 78.8% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 77.3% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Middletown, IN2,62479%61%
      Yorktown, IN11,23279%60%
      Lapel, IN2,15778%58%
      McCordsville, IN5,92478%58%
      Fortville, IN4,21377%57%
      Anderson, IN55,34255%12%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Decatur, AL55,41937%25%
      Hempstead, NY55,45424%51%
      South Hill, WA55,19448%3%
      Weymouth Town, MA55,60161%24%
      Hendersonville, TN55,07370%42%
      Anderson, IN55,34255%12%
      Source: The Anderson, IN 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.