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Avg. test scores 61%
High school dipl. 1%
Bachelors degree 39%

Clarion school information

IndexClarionIowaNational
Average Test Scores79%78%49%
Student/Teacher ratio12:113:116:1
Total public schools31,10179,221
Total private schoolsn/a20824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a967,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Clarion are 61% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 3 public schools in Clarion
  • 83.8% of people in Clarion have completed 8th grade
  • 81.9% of people in Clarion have completed high school
  • 18.6% of people in Clarion have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Clarion

      IndexClarionIowaNational
      Completed 8th grade83.8%89.2%84.3%
      Completed high school81.9%87.7%83.0%
      Completed some college51.9%59.8%59.4%
      Completed associate degree30.6%38.4%38.5%
      Completed bachelors18.6%27.2%30.3%
      Completed masters3.5%8.7%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.5%2.7%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.2%1.1%1.3%

      Clarion, IA School Districts

      • Clarion-Goldfield Community School District

      There are a total of 3 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Clarion. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Clarion, IA schools is 79%. The average student to teacher ratio is 12:1. In Clarion, IA, an average of 83.8% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 81.9% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Kanawha, IA72282%67%
      Belmond, IA2,68678%59%
      Eagle Grove, IA3,46878%59%
      Clarion, IA2,78379%61%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Hamburg, AR2,78323%54%
      Lagrange, IN2,78371%45%
      Mount Vernon, KY2,78348%3%
      West Portsmouth, OH2,78471%43%
      Healdton, OK2,78056%14%
      Clarion, IA2,78379%61%
      Source: The Clarion, IA 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.