Balsam Lake school information

IndexBalsam LakeWisconsinNational
Average Test Scores41%47%49%
Student/Teacher ration/a14:116:1
Total public schoolsn/a1,86979,221
Total private schoolsn/a87224,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1147,963
The Balsam Lake, WI educational system consists of n/a public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Balsam Lake public schools have average test scores of 41% which is 12% lower than than the Wisconsin average and 17% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Balsam Lake public schools is n/a, compared to 14:1 in Wisconsin and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 80.6% of students have completed 8th grade, 79.3% have completed high school, 16.3% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 0.5% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Balsam Lake are 17% lower than the national average.
  • There are approximately n/a public schools in Balsam Lake.
  • 80.6% of people in Balsam Lake have completed 8th grade.
  • 79.3% of people in Balsam Lake have completed high school.
  • 16.3% of people in Balsam Lake have completed a bachelors degree.

Best Schools in Balsam Lake

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  • Unity Elementary1908 150th St Hwy 46 NGrades: PK - 4Students: 438 · Ratio: 0:150
  • Unity High1908 150th St Hwy 46 NGrades: 9 - 12Students: 267 · Ratio: 0:137
  • Unity Middle School1908 150th St Hwy 46 NGrades: 5 - 8Students: 288 · Ratio: 0:137

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Education level achieved in Balsam Lake

IndexBalsam LakeWisconsinNational
Completed 8th grade80.6%89.0%84.3%
Completed high school79.3%87.8%83.0%
Completed some college47.6%59.7%59.4%
Completed associate degree23.9%38.7%38.5%
Completed bachelors16.3%28.4%30.3%
Completed masters4.9%9.6%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.5%2.7%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.0%1.1%1.3%

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

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Taylors Falls, MN1,07667%36%
St. Croix Falls, WI2,00458%18%
Osceola, WI2,51156%14%
Amery, WI2,85356%14%
Frederic, WI96447%4%
Balsam Lake, WI81141%17%

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Hanna, WY81150%1%
McBee, SC81142%14%
White Hall, AL81130%40%
Mount Savage, MD81134%31%
Eleva, WI81047%4%
Balsam Lake, WI81141%17%
Source: The Balsam Lake, WI 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.