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Avg. test scores 9%
High school dipl. 22%
Bachelors degree 52%

Anderson school information

IndexAndersonMissouriNational
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
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Key findings

  • The 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

      IndexAndersonMissouriNational
      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%

      Anderson, MO School Districts

      • McDonald County R-I School District

      There are a total of 2 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Anderson. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Anderson, MO schools is 54%. The average student to teacher ratio is 16:1. In Anderson, MO, an average of 68.6% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 64.3% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      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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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Vernon, AL2,42341%17%
      Clearwater, KS2,42339%21%
      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.