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Avg. test scores 59%
High school dipl. 4%
Bachelors degree 32%

Colfax school information

IndexColfaxIowaNational
Average Test Scores78%78%49%
Student/Teacher ratio12:113:116:1
Total public schools21,10179,221
Total private schoolsn/a20824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a967,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Colfax are 59% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 2 public schools in Colfax
  • 87.5% of people in Colfax have completed 8th grade
  • 86.7% of people in Colfax have completed high school
  • 20.6% of people in Colfax have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Colfax

      IndexColfaxIowaNational
      Completed 8th grade87.5%89.2%84.3%
      Completed high school86.7%87.7%83.0%
      Completed some college48.5%59.8%59.4%
      Completed associate degree27.0%38.4%38.5%
      Completed bachelors20.6%27.2%30.3%
      Completed masters4.2%8.7%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.0%2.7%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.6%1.1%1.3%

      Colfax, IA School Districts

      • Colfax-Mingo Community School District

      There are a total of 2 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Colfax. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Colfax, IA schools is 78%. The average student to teacher ratio is 12:1. In Colfax, IA, an average of 87.5% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 86.7% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Lambs Grove, IA20091%85%
      Runnells, IA51490%82%
      Monroe, IA1,87586%74%
      Mitchellville, IA2,27185%72%
      Carlisle, IA4,03184%71%
      Colfax, IA1,92578%59%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Ingram, TX1,92569%40%
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      Constantine, MI1,92536%26%
      Shamrock, TX1,92461%23%
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      Colfax, IA1,92578%59%
      Source: The Colfax, 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.