Avg. test scores 27%
High school dipl. 15%
Bachelors degree 79%

Bear Creek school information

IndexBear CreekAlabamaNational
Average Test Scores36%37%49%
Student/Teacher ratio13:115:116:1
Total public schools21,30779,221
Total private schoolsn/a35324,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1027,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Bear Creek are 27% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 2 public schools in Bear Creek
  • 71.8% of people in Bear Creek have completed 8th grade
  • 70.8% of people in Bear Creek have completed high school
  • 6.4% of people in Bear Creek have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Bear Creek

      IndexBear CreekAlabamaNational
      Completed 8th grade71.8%80.7%84.3%
      Completed high school70.8%79.2%83.0%
      Completed some college35.8%53.8%59.4%
      Completed associate degree12.2%31.9%38.5%
      Completed bachelors6.4%24.0%30.3%
      Completed masters1.6%8.9%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.0%2.5%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.0%1.0%1.3%

      Bear Creek, AL School Districts

      • Marion County School District

      There are a total of 2 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Bear Creek. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Bear Creek, AL schools is 36%. The average student to teacher ratio is 13:1. In Bear Creek, AL, an average of 71.8% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 70.8% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Hamilton, AL6,78445%10%
      Lynn, AL47641%17%
      Haleyville, AL4,05740%19%
      Phil Campbell, AL1,43335%30%
      Hackleburg, AL1,34330%40%
      Bear Creek, AL1,16436%27%

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      Bear Creek, AL1,16436%27%
      Source: The Bear Creek, AL 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.