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Carson City school information

Index Carson City Nevada National
Average Test Scores39%41%48%
Student/Teacher ratio14:115:116:1
Total public schools1149579,221
Total private schools512824,874
Total post-secondary schools1497,963

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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Carson City are 18% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 11 public schools in Carson City
  • 82.3% of people in Carson City have completed 8th grade
  • 81.7% of people in Carson City have completed high school
  • 21.0% of people in Carson City have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Carson City

      Index Carson City Nevada National
      Completed 8th grade82.3%82.3%84.3%
      Completed high school81.7%81.4%83.0%
      Completed some college58.8%57.1%59.4%
      Completed associate degree29.2%31.1%38.5%
      Completed bachelors21.0%23.2%30.3%
      Completed masters8.2%7.9%11.5%
      Completed professional degree2.6%2.4%3.3%
      Completed doctorate1.0%0.9%1.3%

      Carson City, NV School Districts

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      There are a total of 11 public schools, 5 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Carson City. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Carson City, NV schools is 39%. The average student to teacher ratio is 14:1. In Carson City, NV, an average of 82.3% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 81.7% have completed high school.

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      City Population Avg. Test Scores National Avg.
      Minden, NV3,40952%9.1%
      Gardnerville, NV6,01350%3.3%
      Kings Beach, CA2,82647%2.1%
      Zephyr Cove, NV64247%2.1%
      Incline Village, NV9,16047%2.1%
      Carson City, NV55,24439%18.3%

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      City Population Avg. Test Scores National Avg.
      Gilroy, CA55,22747%2.0%
      Apex, NC55,22065%35.0%
      Kettering, OH55,27180%65.7%
      Chicopee, MA55,18641%15.4%
      Hempstead, NY55,15335%27.3%
      Carson City, NV55,24439%18.3%
      Source: The Carson City, NV education data displayed above is derived from the 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.