Anderson school information

Average Test Scores54%51%49%
Student/Teacher ratio16:114:116:1
Total public schools21,89979,221
Total private schoolsn/a53124,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a2137,963
The Anderson, MO educational system consists of 2 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Anderson public schools have average test scores of 54% which is 6% higher than than the Missouri average and 9% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Anderson public schools is 16:1, compared to 14:1 in Missouri and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 68.6% of students have completed 8th grade, 64.3% have completed high school, 14.5% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 1.8% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Anderson are 9% higher than the national average.
  • There are approximately 2 public schools in Anderson.
  • 68.6% of people in Anderson have completed 8th grade.
  • 64.3% of people in Anderson have completed high school.
  • 14.5% of people in Anderson have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Anderson

Completed 8th grade68.6%86.0%84.3%
Completed high school64.3%84.2%83.0%
Completed some college37.1%57.7%59.4%
Completed associate degree20.2%35.2%38.5%
Completed bachelors14.5%27.6%30.3%
Completed masters6.9%10.4%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.8%2.8%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.1%1.2%1.3%

Highest level of education achieved in Anderson (high school & post-secondary)

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Bella Vista, AR27,98557%15%
Seneca, MO2,38752%6%
Southwest City, MO97247%5%
Goodman, MO1,08845%10%
Neosho, MO12,14444%12%
Anderson, MO2,42354%9%

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Clearwater, KS2,42339%21%
Vernon, AL2,42341%17%
Ogdensburg, NJ2,42447%4%
Spring Lake, MI2,42469%41%
Watsontown, PA2,42250%1%
Anderson, MO2,42354%9%
Source: The Anderson, MO 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.