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Avg. test scores 54%
High school dipl. 1%
Bachelors degree 50%

Belle Plaine school information

IndexBelle PlaineIowaNational
Average Test Scores76%78%49%
Student/Teacher ratio13:113:116:1
Total public schools41,10179,221
Total private schoolsn/a20824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a967,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Belle Plaine are 54% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 4 public schools in Belle Plaine
  • 84.9% of people in Belle Plaine have completed 8th grade
  • 83.8% of people in Belle Plaine have completed high school
  • 15.2% of people in Belle Plaine have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Belle Plaine

      IndexBelle PlaineIowaNational
      Completed 8th grade84.9%89.2%84.3%
      Completed high school83.8%87.7%83.0%
      Completed some college47.0%59.8%59.4%
      Completed associate degree25.5%38.4%38.5%
      Completed bachelors15.2%27.2%30.3%
      Completed masters2.8%8.7%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.5%2.7%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.0%1.1%1.3%

      Belle Plaine, IA School Districts

      • Belle Plaine Community School District

      There are a total of 4 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Belle Plaine. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Belle Plaine, IA schools is 76%. The average student to teacher ratio is 13:1. In Belle Plaine, IA, an average of 84.9% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 83.8% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Marengo, IA2,92786%74%
      Brooklyn, IA1,42285%72%
      Van Horne, IA78283%69%
      Victor, IA1,02680%62%
      Belle Plaine, IA2,56276%54%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Dillsburg, PA2,56261%24%
      Fairlawn, VA2,56275%51%
      Pleasant Ridge, MI2,56222%55%
      Wales, WI2,56267%36%
      Casey, IL2,56121%57%
      Belle Plaine, IA2,56276%54%
      Source: The Belle Plaine, 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.