Avg. test scores 47%
High school dipl. 10%
Bachelors degree 13%

Blue Springs school information

IndexBlue SpringsMissouriNational
Average Test Scores72%51%49%
Student/Teacher ratio16:114:116:1
Total public schools181,89979,221
Total private schools553124,874
Total post-secondary schools12137,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Blue Springs are 47% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 18 public schools in Blue Springs
  • 91.8% of people in Blue Springs have completed 8th grade
  • 91.6% of people in Blue Springs have completed high school
  • 34.4% of people in Blue Springs have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Blue Springs

      IndexBlue SpringsMissouriNational
      Completed 8th grade91.8%86.0%84.3%
      Completed high school91.6%84.2%83.0%
      Completed some college68.8%57.7%59.4%
      Completed associate degree42.8%35.2%38.5%
      Completed bachelors34.4%27.6%30.3%
      Completed masters11.9%10.4%11.5%
      Completed professional degree2.9%2.8%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.9%1.2%1.3%

      Blue Springs, MO School Districts

      • Blue Springs R-IV School District

      There are a total of 18 public schools, 5 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Blue Springs. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Blue Springs, MO schools is 72%. The average student to teacher ratio is 16:1. In Blue Springs, MO, an average of 91.8% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 91.6% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Lake Lotawana, MO2,27466%34%
      Buckner, MO3,08265%31%
      Oak Grove, MO7,84462%25%
      Raymore, MO20,10762%25%
      Grain Valley, MO13,27361%23%
      Blue Springs, MO53,64172%47%

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      Euless, TX53,67580%62%
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      Blue Springs, MO53,64172%47%
      Source: The Blue Springs, 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.