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Avg. test scores 29%
High school dipl. 22%
Bachelors degree 70%

Arcadia school information

IndexArcadiaFloridaNational
Average Test Scores35%49%49%
Student/Teacher ratio20:117:116:1
Total public schools123,38879,221
Total private schools51,64024,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a4667,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Arcadia are 29% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 12 public schools in Arcadia
  • 67.4% of people in Arcadia have completed 8th grade
  • 64.6% of people in Arcadia have completed high school
  • 9.0% of people in Arcadia have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Arcadia

      IndexArcadiaFloridaNational
      Completed 8th grade67.4%84.0%84.3%
      Completed high school64.6%83.0%83.0%
      Completed some college26.5%58.0%59.4%
      Completed associate degree14.3%37.4%38.5%
      Completed bachelors9.0%27.9%30.3%
      Completed masters3.8%10.0%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.1%3.1%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.6%1.1%1.3%

      Arcadia, FL School Districts

      • DeSoto County School District

      There are a total of 12 public schools, 5 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Arcadia. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Arcadia, FL schools is 35%. The average student to teacher ratio is 20:1. In Arcadia, FL, an average of 67.4% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 64.6% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Arcadia, FL7,76135%29%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Mansfield Center, MA7,76382%66%
      Lake Geneva, WI7,75459%19%
      Orono, MN7,77277%56%
      Butler, NJ7,77350%2%
      Middletown, KY7,77363%29%
      Arcadia, FL7,76135%29%
      Source: The Arcadia, FL 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.