Avg. test scores 71%
High school dipl. 2%
Bachelors degree 36%

Cañon City school information

IndexCañon CityColoradoNational
Average Test Scores29%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 Cañon City are 41% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately n/a public schools in Cañon City
  • 82.0% of people in Cañon City have completed 8th grade
  • 81.4% of people in Cañon City have completed high school
  • 19.4% of people in Cañon City have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Cañon City

      IndexCañon CityColoradoNational
      Completed 8th grade82.0%87.9%84.3%
      Completed high school81.4%87.1%83.0%
      Completed some college57.2%69.3%59.4%
      Completed associate degree29.3%47.1%38.5%
      Completed bachelors19.4%38.7%30.3%
      Completed masters9.0%14.3%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.4%3.9%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.3%1.6%1.3%

      Cañon City, CO School Districts

      • Cañon City School District RE-1

      There are a total of n/a public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Cañon City. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Cañon City, CO schools is 29%. The average student to teacher ratio is n/a. In Cañon City, CO, an average of 82.0% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 81.4% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Penrose, CO3,37435%30%
      Florence, CO3,89120%59%
      Lincoln Park, CO2,97717%65%
      Cañon City, CO16,44529%41%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Frankfort, IN16,44763%28%
      Sartell, MN16,44263%29%
      Beaver Dam, WI16,44050%2%
      Lansdale, PA16,45470%42%
      Nipomo, CA16,45637%25%
      Cañon City, CO16,44529%41%
      Source: The Cañon City, 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.