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Avg. test scores 8%
High school dipl. 1%
Bachelors degree 35%

Belton school information

IndexBeltonMissouriNational
Average Test Scores53%51%49%
Student/Teacher ratio19:114:116:1
Total public schools101,89979,221
Total private schools253124,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a2137,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Belton are 8% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 10 public schools in Belton
  • 84.5% of people in Belton have completed 8th grade
  • 83.9% of people in Belton have completed high school
  • 19.6% of people in Belton have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Belton

      IndexBeltonMissouriNational
      Completed 8th grade84.5%86.0%84.3%
      Completed high school83.9%84.2%83.0%
      Completed some college53.6%57.7%59.4%
      Completed associate degree25.7%35.2%38.5%
      Completed bachelors19.6%27.6%30.3%
      Completed masters6.7%10.4%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.1%2.8%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.6%1.2%1.3%

      Belton, MO School Districts

      • Belton 124 School District

      There are a total of 10 public schools, 2 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Belton. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Belton, MO schools is 53%. The average student to teacher ratio is 19:1. In Belton, MO, an average of 84.5% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 83.9% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Blue Springs, MO53,64172%47%
      Leawood, KS33,76370%43%
      Lake Lotawana, MO2,27466%34%
      Prairie Village, KS21,82465%32%
      Raymore, MO20,10762%25%
      Belton, MO23,23653%8%

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      Duncan, OK23,24068%38%
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      Greenwood, SC23,26042%14%
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      Belton, MO23,23653%8%
      Source: The Belton, MO 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.