Ayer school information

Average Test Scores71%64%49%
Student/Teacher ratio13:114:116:1
Total public schools31,16779,221
Total private schoolsn/a50824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1937,963
The Ayer, MA educational system consists of 3 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Ayer public schools have average test scores of 71% which is 11% higher than than the Massachusetts average and 44% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Ayer public schools is 13:1, compared to 14:1 in Massachusetts and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 89.5% of students have completed 8th grade, 87.7% have completed high school, 29.0% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 1.6% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Ayer are 44% higher than the national average.
  • There are approximately 3 public schools in Ayer.
  • 89.5% of people in Ayer have completed 8th grade.
  • 87.7% of people in Ayer have completed high school.
  • 29.0% of people in Ayer have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Ayer

Completed 8th grade89.5%88.3%84.3%
Completed high school87.7%87.2%83.0%
Completed some college58.5%65.0%59.4%
Completed associate degree37.8%49.0%38.5%
Completed bachelors29.0%41.2%30.3%
Completed masters14.4%18.2%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.6%5.4%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.0%2.6%1.3%

Highest level of education achieved in Ayer (high school & post-secondary)

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Groton, MA1,16385%73%
Littleton Common, MA3,00274%51%
Lunenburg, MA2,02773%48%
Devens, MA1,77373%47%
Townsend, MA1,41372%46%
Ayer, MA2,87971%44%

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Mountain Iron, MN2,87956%13%
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Monterey, TN2,88049%1%
Evansville, WY2,88060%21%
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Ayer, MA2,87971%44%
Source: The Ayer, MA 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.