Avg. test scores 45%
High school dipl. 2%
Bachelors degree 45%

Baxter Springs school information

IndexBaxter SpringsKansasNational
Average Test Scores27%38%49%
Student/Teacher ratio13:114:116:1
Total public schools497079,221
Total private schoolsn/a19024,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a867,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Baxter Springs are 45% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 4 public schools in Baxter Springs
  • 83.0% of people in Baxter Springs have completed 8th grade
  • 81.2% of people in Baxter Springs have completed high school
  • 16.7% of people in Baxter Springs have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Baxter Springs

      IndexBaxter SpringsKansasNational
      Completed 8th grade83.0%87.4%84.3%
      Completed high school81.2%86.1%83.0%
      Completed some college52.0%63.7%59.4%
      Completed associate degree24.6%39.8%38.5%
      Completed bachelors16.7%31.6%30.3%
      Completed masters4.9%11.4%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.7%3.0%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.7%1.2%1.3%

      Baxter Springs, KS School Districts

      • Baxter Springs Unified School District 508

      There are a total of 4 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Baxter Springs. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Baxter Springs, KS schools is 27%. The average student to teacher ratio is 13:1. In Baxter Springs, KS, an average of 83.0% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 81.2% have completed high school.

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      Oronogo, MO2,60587%77%
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      Webb City, MO11,05263%29%
      Quapaw, OK81662%26%
      Baxter Springs, KS4,05627%45%

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      Chagrin Falls, OH4,05693%88%
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      Baxter Springs, KS4,05627%45%
      Source: The Baxter Springs, 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.