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Avg. test scores 5%
High school dipl. 21%
Bachelors degree 64%

Baxter school information

IndexBaxterTennesseeNational
Average Test Scores52%52%49%
Student/Teacher ration/an/a16:1
Total public schools31,39079,221
Total private schoolsn/a43024,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1897,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Baxter are 5% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 3 public schools in Baxter
  • 70.6% of people in Baxter have completed 8th grade
  • 65.5% of people in Baxter have completed high school
  • 10.9% of people in Baxter have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Baxter

      IndexBaxterTennesseeNational
      Completed 8th grade70.6%82.0%84.3%
      Completed high school65.5%79.9%83.0%
      Completed some college31.3%53.2%59.4%
      Completed associate degree13.6%32.2%38.5%
      Completed bachelors10.9%25.4%30.3%
      Completed masters2.5%9.3%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.0%2.8%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.0%1.2%1.3%

      Baxter, TN School Districts

      • Putnam County School District

      There are a total of 3 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, TN schools is 52%. The average student to teacher ratio is n/a. In Baxter, TN, an average of 70.6% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 65.5% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Algood, TN3,73255%11%
      Dodson Branch, TN1,23455%11%
      Smithville, TN4,64354%10%
      Cookeville, TN32,25653%7%
      Gainesboro, TN83643%12%
      Baxter, TN1,47952%5%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Tombstone, AZ1,47942%15%
      Farmingdale, NJ1,47943%13%
      Hurley, WI1,48051%3%
      Newport, ME1,47836%27%
      Avoca, IA1,47878%59%
      Baxter, TN1,47952%5%
      Source: The Baxter, TN 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.