Avg. test scores 31%
High school dipl. 7%
Bachelors degree 47%

Arkansas City school information

IndexArkansas CityKansasNational
Average Test Scores34%38%49%
Student/Teacher ratio16:114:116:1
Total public schools897079,221
Total private schools219024,874
Total post-secondary schools1867,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Arkansas City are 31% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 8 public schools in Arkansas City
  • 78.1% of people in Arkansas City have completed 8th grade
  • 77.1% of people in Arkansas City have completed high school
  • 16.2% of people in Arkansas City have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Arkansas City

      IndexArkansas CityKansasNational
      Completed 8th grade78.1%87.4%84.3%
      Completed high school77.1%86.1%83.0%
      Completed some college53.9%63.7%59.4%
      Completed associate degree27.2%39.8%38.5%
      Completed bachelors16.2%31.6%30.3%
      Completed masters4.6%11.4%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.6%3.0%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.2%1.2%1.3%

      Arkansas City, KS School Districts

      • Arkansas City Unified School District 470

      There are a total of 8 public schools, 2 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Arkansas City. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Arkansas City, KS schools is 34%. The average student to teacher ratio is 16:1. In Arkansas City, KS, an average of 78.1% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 77.1% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Newkirk, OK2,36769%41%
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      Oxford, KS1,06521%58%
      Arkansas City, KS12,19834%31%

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      Arkansas City, KS12,19834%31%
      Source: The Arkansas City, KS 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.