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Avg. test scores 67%
High school dipl. 10%
Bachelors degree 43%

Colo school information

IndexColoIowaNational
Average Test Scores82%78%49%
Student/Teacher ration/a13:116:1
Total public schoolsn/a1,10179,221
Total private schoolsn/a20824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a967,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Colo are 67% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately n/a public schools in Colo
  • 91.2% of people in Colo have completed 8th grade
  • 90.9% of people in Colo have completed high school
  • 17.2% of people in Colo have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Colo

      IndexColoIowaNational
      Completed 8th grade91.2%89.2%84.3%
      Completed high school90.9%87.7%83.0%
      Completed some college49.8%59.8%59.4%
      Completed associate degree30.9%38.4%38.5%
      Completed bachelors17.2%27.2%30.3%
      Completed masters3.9%8.7%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.9%2.7%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.7%1.1%1.3%

      Colo, IA School Districts

      • Colo-Nesco Community School District

      There are a total of n/a public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Colo. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Colo, IA schools is 82%. The average student to teacher ratio is n/a. In Colo, IA, an average of 91.2% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 90.9% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Alleman, IA49990%82%
      Story City, IA3,42389%81%
      Zearing, IA56387%77%
      State Center, IA1,33787%76%
      Nevada, IA6,79687%76%
      Colo, IA88682%67%

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      Marion, MT88650%1%
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      Port Royal, PA88640%20%
      Candor, NC88637%25%
      Hardin, TX88675%53%
      Colo, IA88682%67%
      Source: The Colo, 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.