Avg. test scores 2%
High school dipl. 25%
Bachelors degree 78%
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Beaver Dam school information

IndexBeaver DamKentuckyNational
Average Test Scores47%48%48%
Student/Teacher ratio14:116:116:1
Total public schools21,15779,221
Total private schools129824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1307,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Beaver Dam are 2% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 2 public schools in Beaver Dam
  • 65.4% of people in Beaver Dam have completed 8th grade
  • 62.6% of people in Beaver Dam have completed high school
  • 6.6% of people in Beaver Dam have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Beaver Dam

      IndexBeaver DamKentuckyNational
      Completed 8th grade65.4%81.0%84.3%
      Completed high school62.6%77.8%83.0%
      Completed some college33.5%51.3%59.4%
      Completed associate degree12.8%30.5%38.5%
      Completed bachelors6.6%22.7%30.3%
      Completed masters5.1%9.3%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.1%2.6%3.3%
      Completed doctorate1.1%0.9%1.3%

      Beaver Dam, KY School Districts

      • Ohio County School District

      There are a total of 2 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Beaver Dam. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Beaver Dam, KY schools is 47%. The average student to teacher ratio is 14:1. In Beaver Dam, KY, an average of 65.4% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 62.6% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      CityPopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Utica, KY20960%23.6%
      Central City, KY5,89552%8.1%
      Livermore, KY1,44952%8.1%
      Hartford, KY2,73250%4.7%
      Morgantown, KY2,62842%12.7%
      Beaver Dam, KY3,58647%1.8%

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      Imlay City, MI3,58836%25.2%
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      South Glens Falls, NY3,59156%15.3%
      Camden, TN3,57837%23.5%
      Beaver Dam, KY3,58647%1.8%
      Source: The Beaver Dam, KY 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.