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  • Aplington Elementary School
  • 215 10th St, Aplington
  • Aplington-Parkersburg Comm School District
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 169
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
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  • Aplington / Parkersburg Middle School
  • 215 10th St, Aplington
  • Aplington-Parkersburg Comm School District
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 177
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
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Aplington school information

IndexAplingtonIowaNational
Average Test Scores83%78%49%
Student/Teacher ratio15:113:116:1
Total public schools21,10179,221
Total private schoolsn/a20824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a967,963
The Aplington, IA educational system consists of 2 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Aplington public schools have average test scores of 83% which is 7% higher than than the Iowa average and 69% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Aplington public schools is 15:1, compared to 13:1 in Iowa and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 92.7% of students have completed 8th grade, 88.0% have completed high school, 20.1% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 0.6% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Aplington

IndexAplingtonIowaNational
Completed 8th grade92.7%89.2%84.3%
Completed high school88.0%87.7%83.0%
Completed some college56.7%59.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree37.0%38.4%38.5%
Completed bachelors20.1%27.2%30.3%
Completed masters4.8%8.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.6%2.7%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.4%1.1%1.3%

Aplington, IA School Districts

Aplington-Parkersburg Community School District

There are a total of 2 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Aplington. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Aplington, IA schools is 83%. The average student to teacher ratio is 15:1. In Aplington, IA, an average of 92.7% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 88.0% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Aplington schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Aplington, IA schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Dike, IA1,30988%80%
Parkersburg, IA2,01987%77%
Wellsburg, IA92987%77%
Allison, IA1,22282%67%
New Hartford, IA62182%67%
Aplington, IA1,00583%69%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Gales Ferry, CT1,00553%8%
Burnsville, MS1,00529%42%
Blue Ridge, TX1,00566%34%
Harmony, MN1,00525%50%
Swayzee, IN1,00466%34%
Aplington, IA1,00583%69%
Source: The Aplington, IA 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.