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Avg. test scores 3%
High school dipl. 1%
Bachelors degree 23%

Ashland school information

IndexAshlandKentuckyNational
Average Test Scores51%47%49%
Student/Teacher ratio16:116:116:1
Total public schools181,15779,221
Total private schools329824,874
Total post-secondary schools31307,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Ashland are 3% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 18 public schools in Ashland
  • 85.2% of people in Ashland have completed 8th grade
  • 83.6% of people in Ashland have completed high school
  • 23.3% of people in Ashland have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Ashland

      IndexAshlandKentuckyNational
      Completed 8th grade85.2%81.0%84.3%
      Completed high school83.6%77.8%83.0%
      Completed some college58.1%51.3%59.4%
      Completed associate degree32.7%30.5%38.5%
      Completed bachelors23.3%22.7%30.3%
      Completed masters9.8%9.3%11.5%
      Completed professional degree2.3%2.6%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.4%0.9%1.3%

      Ashland, KY School Districts

      • Raceland-Worthington Independent School District
      • Ashland Independent School District
      • Boyd County School District

      There are a total of 18 public schools, 3 private schools and 3 post-secondary schools in Ashland. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Ashland, KY schools is 51%. The average student to teacher ratio is 16:1. In Ashland, KY, an average of 85.2% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 83.6% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Proctorville, OH51986%75%
      South Point, OH3,63977%56%
      Coal Grove, OH1,88477%56%
      Ironton, OH11,04977%56%
      Burlington, OH2,51475%51%
      Ashland, KY21,29451%3%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Marquette, MI21,28250%1%
      Edgewater, FL21,30646%6%
      Frederickson, WA21,30752%6%
      East Ridge, TN21,31139%22%
      Klamath Falls, OR21,32242%15%
      Ashland, KY21,29451%3%
      Source: The Ashland, KY 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.