Avg. test scores 35%
High school dipl. 5%
Bachelors degree 84%

Black Hawk school information

IndexBlack HawkColoradoNational
Average Test Scores32%34%49%
Student/Teacher ration/a17:116:1
Total public schoolsn/a1,42679,221
Total private schoolsn/a38424,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1387,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Black Hawk are 35% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately n/a public schools in Black Hawk
  • 78.6% of people in Black Hawk have completed 8th grade
  • 78.6% of people in Black Hawk have completed high school
  • 4.8% of people in Black Hawk have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Black Hawk

      IndexBlack HawkColoradoNational
      Completed 8th grade78.6%87.9%84.3%
      Completed high school78.6%87.1%83.0%
      Completed some college33.1%69.3%59.4%
      Completed associate degree4.8%47.1%38.5%
      Completed bachelors4.8%38.7%30.3%
      Completed masters3.4%14.3%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.0%3.9%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.0%1.6%1.3%

      Black Hawk, CO School Districts

      • Gilpin County School District RE-1

      There are a total of n/a public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Black Hawk. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Black Hawk, CO schools is 32%. The average student to teacher ratio is n/a. In Black Hawk, CO, an average of 78.6% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 78.6% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Indian Hills, CO1,33567%36%
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      Fairmount, CO8,48448%2%
      Golden, CO20,26844%11%
      Black Hawk, CO16632%35%

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      Black Hawk, CO16632%35%
      Source: The Black Hawk, CO 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.