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Avg. test scores 64%
High school dipl. 5%
Bachelors degree 28%

Baxter school information

IndexBaxterIowaNational
Average Test Scores81%78%49%
Student/Teacher ratio12:113:116:1
Total public schools21,10179,221
Total private schoolsn/a20824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a967,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Baxter are 64% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 2 public schools in Baxter
  • 89.7% of people in Baxter have completed 8th grade
  • 87.4% of people in Baxter have completed high school
  • 21.7% of people in Baxter have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Baxter

      IndexBaxterIowaNational
      Completed 8th grade89.7%89.2%84.3%
      Completed high school87.4%87.7%83.0%
      Completed some college60.1%59.8%59.4%
      Completed associate degree35.0%38.4%38.5%
      Completed bachelors21.7%27.2%30.3%
      Completed masters5.8%8.7%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.0%2.7%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.4%1.1%1.3%

      Baxter, IA School Districts

      • Baxter Community School District

      There are a total of 2 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Baxter. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Baxter, IA schools is 81%. The average student to teacher ratio is 12:1. In Baxter, IA, an average of 89.7% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 87.4% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Lambs Grove, IA20091%85%
      State Center, IA1,33787%76%
      Laurel, IA35885%72%
      Mitchellville, IA2,27185%72%
      Colo, IA88682%67%
      Baxter, IA1,08181%64%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Okeene, OK1,08174%50%
      Colfax, IL1,08121%57%
      Upton, WY1,08152%6%
      Nahunta, GA1,08036%28%
      Killbuck, OH1,08075%51%
      Baxter, IA1,08181%64%
      Source: The Baxter, 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.