Avg. test scores 87%
High school dipl. 9%
Bachelors degree 47%

Clay Center school information

IndexClay CenterNebraskaNational
Average Test Scores92%75%49%
Student/Teacher ration/a13:116:1
Total public schoolsn/a78079,221
Total private schoolsn/a18224,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a567,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Clay Center are 87% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately n/a public schools in Clay Center
  • 90.4% of people in Clay Center have completed 8th grade
  • 90.4% of people in Clay Center have completed high school
  • 16.2% of people in Clay Center have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Clay Center

      IndexClay CenterNebraskaNational
      Completed 8th grade90.4%88.4%84.3%
      Completed high school90.4%87.2%83.0%
      Completed some college57.0%63.7%59.4%
      Completed associate degree31.2%40.1%38.5%
      Completed bachelors16.2%30.0%30.3%
      Completed masters5.0%9.9%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.4%2.9%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.4%1.2%1.3%

      Clay Center, NE School Districts

      • South Central Nebraska School District

      There are a total of n/a public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Clay Center. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Clay Center, NE schools is 92%. The average student to teacher ratio is n/a. In Clay Center, NE, an average of 90.4% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 90.4% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Sutton, NE1,67985%72%
      Davenport, NE31780%62%
      Fairfield, NE43671%44%
      Harvard, NE96762%26%
      Clay Center, NE77392%87%

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      Clay Center, NE77392%87%
      Source: The Clay Center, 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.