Avg. test scores 7%
High school dipl. 4%
Bachelors degree 3%

Cookeville school information

Average Test Scores53%52%49%
Student/Teacher ration/an/a16:1
Total public schools131,39079,221
Total private schools643024,874
Total post-secondary schools41897,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Cookeville are 7% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 13 public schools in Cookeville
  • 82.9% of people in Cookeville have completed 8th grade
  • 79.9% of people in Cookeville have completed high school
  • 29.4% of people in Cookeville have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Cookeville

      Completed 8th grade82.9%82.0%84.3%
      Completed high school79.9%79.9%83.0%
      Completed some college52.0%53.2%59.4%
      Completed associate degree33.8%32.2%38.5%
      Completed bachelors29.4%25.4%30.3%
      Completed masters11.3%9.3%11.5%
      Completed professional degree4.3%2.8%3.3%
      Completed doctorate2.6%1.2%1.3%

      Cookeville, TN School Districts

      • Putnam County School District

      There are a total of 13 public schools, 6 private schools and 4 post-secondary schools in Cookeville. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Cookeville, TN schools is 53%. The average student to teacher ratio is n/a. In Cookeville, TN, an average of 82.9% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 79.9% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Algood, TN3,73255%11%
      Dodson Branch, TN1,23455%11%
      Sparta, TN5,06354%9%
      Baxter, TN1,47952%5%
      Monterey, TN2,88049%1%
      Cookeville, TN32,25653%7%

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      Massillon, OH32,26878%59%
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      Bethel Park, PA32,22268%37%
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      Cookeville, TN32,25653%7%
      Source: The Cookeville, TN 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.