Avg. test scores 15%
High school dipl. 12%
Bachelors degree 60%

Bolivar school information

Average Test Scores42%52%49%
Student/Teacher ration/an/a16:1
Total public schools31,39079,221
Total private schoolsn/a43024,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1897,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Bolivar are 15% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 3 public schools in Bolivar
  • 73.8% of people in Bolivar have completed 8th grade
  • 72.7% of people in Bolivar have completed high school
  • 12.1% of people in Bolivar have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Bolivar

      Completed 8th grade73.8%82.0%84.3%
      Completed high school72.7%79.9%83.0%
      Completed some college31.7%53.2%59.4%
      Completed associate degree17.5%32.2%38.5%
      Completed bachelors12.1%25.4%30.3%
      Completed masters5.3%9.3%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.7%2.8%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.2%1.2%1.3%

      Bolivar, TN School Districts

      • Hardeman County School District

      There are a total of 3 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Bolivar. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Bolivar, TN schools is 42%. The average student to teacher ratio is n/a. In Bolivar, TN, an average of 73.8% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 72.7% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Hornsby, TN27170%41%
      Middleton, TN56353%8%
      Toone, TN36645%10%
      Grand Junction, TN31930%40%
      Whiteville, TN4,56030%40%
      Bolivar, TN5,15442%15%

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      Creswell, OR5,15448%3%
      Sugarcreek, PA5,15542%16%
      Hendron, KY5,15559%19%
      Floral City, FL5,15267%36%
      Grafton, WV5,15628%44%
      Bolivar, TN5,15442%15%
      Source: The Bolivar, TN 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.