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  • Washington Elementary School
  • 500 East 14th Street, Atlantic
  • Atlantic Comm School District
  • Grades: PK - 3 · Students: 537
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
  • Atlantic Middle School
  • 1100 Linn St, Atlantic
  • Atlantic Comm School District
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 330
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
  • Schuler Elementary School
  • 501 East 11th St., Atlantic
  • Atlantic Comm School District
  • Grades: 4 - 5 · Students: 215
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
  • Atlantic High School
  • 1201 E 14th St, Atlantic
  • Atlantic Comm School District
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 449
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1

Atlantic school information

Average Test Scores81%78%49%
Student/Teacher ratio14:113:116:1
Total public schools41,10179,221
Total private schoolsn/a20824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a967,963
The Atlantic, IA educational system consists of 4 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Atlantic public schools have average test scores of 81% which is 4% higher than than the Iowa average and 65% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Atlantic public schools is 14:1, compared to 13:1 in Iowa and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 83.9% of students have completed 8th grade, 81.8% have completed high school, 21.1% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 1.6% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Atlantic

Completed 8th grade83.9%89.2%84.3%
Completed high school81.8%87.7%83.0%
Completed some college45.6%59.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree28.5%38.4%38.5%
Completed bachelors21.1%27.2%30.3%
Completed masters6.8%8.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.6%2.7%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.3%1.1%1.3%

Atlantic, IA School Districts

Atlantic Community School District

There are a total of 4 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Atlantic. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Atlantic, IA schools is 81%. The average student to teacher ratio is 14:1. In Atlantic, IA, an average of 83.9% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 81.8% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Atlantic 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 Atlantic, IA schools.

Source: The Atlantic, 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.