Avg. test scores 3%
High school dipl. 42%
Bachelors degree 80%

Clay City school information

IndexClay CityKentuckyNational
Average Test Scores48%47%49%
Student/Teacher ratio16:116:116:1
Total public schools11,15779,221
Total private schoolsn/a29824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1307,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Clay City are 3% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 1 public schools in Clay City
  • 53.3% of people in Clay City have completed 8th grade
  • 48.3% of people in Clay City have completed high school
  • 6.2% of people in Clay City have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Clay City

      IndexClay CityKentuckyNational
      Completed 8th grade53.3%81.0%84.3%
      Completed high school48.3%77.8%83.0%
      Completed some college28.2%51.3%59.4%
      Completed associate degree10.6%30.5%38.5%
      Completed bachelors6.2%22.7%30.3%
      Completed masters2.6%9.3%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.5%2.6%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.0%0.9%1.3%

      Clay City, KY School Districts

      • Powell County School District

      There are a total of 1 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Clay City. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Clay City, KY schools is 48%. The average student to teacher ratio is 16:1. In Clay City, KY, an average of 53.3% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 48.3% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Winchester, KY18,39553%7%
      Camargo, KY1,35549%1%
      Stanton, KY2,68547%5%
      Mount Sterling, KY7,13647%5%
      Irvine, KY2,25742%15%
      Clay City, KY1,28848%3%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Linntown, PA1,28875%51%
      Hebron, IL1,28828%43%
      Falkville, AL1,28831%36%
      Menahga, MN1,28767%35%
      New Windsor, MD1,28741%17%
      Clay City, KY1,28848%3%
      Source: The Clay City, KY 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.