Avg. test scores 41%
High school dipl. 8%
Bachelors degree 43%

Central City school information

IndexCentral CityNebraskaNational
Average Test Scores70%75%49%
Student/Teacher ratio15:113:116:1
Total public schools378079,221
Total private schools118224,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a567,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Central City are 41% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 3 public schools in Central City
  • 89.9% of people in Central City have completed 8th grade
  • 89.7% of people in Central City have completed high school
  • 17.3% of people in Central City have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Central City

      IndexCentral CityNebraskaNational
      Completed 8th grade89.9%88.4%84.3%
      Completed high school89.7%87.2%83.0%
      Completed some college59.4%63.7%59.4%
      Completed associate degree26.1%40.1%38.5%
      Completed bachelors17.3%30.0%30.3%
      Completed masters2.7%9.9%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.9%2.9%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.6%1.2%1.3%

      Central City, NE School Districts

      • Central City Public Schools

      There are a total of 3 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Central City. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Central City, NE schools is 70%. The average student to teacher ratio is 15:1. In Central City, NE, an average of 89.9% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 89.7% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Chapman, NE24472%46%
      Palmer, NE64268%39%
      Clarks, NE35265%32%
      Polk, NE33660%21%
      Central City, NE2,89270%41%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Marquette Heights, IL2,89118%64%
      Arcadia, LA2,89352%6%
      Decherd, TN2,89036%27%
      Johnson Creek, WI2,89043%12%
      Fowlerville, MI2,88940%19%
      Central City, NE2,89270%41%
      Source: The Central City, NE 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.