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Avg. test scores 59%
High school dipl. 7%
Bachelors degree 45%

Creston school information

IndexCrestonIowaNational
Average Test Scores78%78%49%
Student/Teacher ratio15:113:116:1
Total public schools71,10179,221
Total private schools220824,874
Total post-secondary schools1967,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Creston are 59% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 7 public schools in Creston
  • 89.1% of people in Creston have completed 8th grade
  • 88.8% of people in Creston have completed high school
  • 16.7% of people in Creston have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Creston

      IndexCrestonIowaNational
      Completed 8th grade89.1%89.2%84.3%
      Completed high school88.8%87.7%83.0%
      Completed some college53.4%59.8%59.4%
      Completed associate degree30.0%38.4%38.5%
      Completed bachelors16.7%27.2%30.3%
      Completed masters4.4%8.7%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.9%2.7%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.0%1.1%1.3%

      Creston, IA School Districts

      • Creston Community School District

      There are a total of 7 public schools, 2 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Creston. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Creston, IA schools is 78%. The average student to teacher ratio is 15:1. In Creston, IA, an average of 89.1% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 88.8% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Lenox, IA1,42485%72%
      Orient, IA42670%41%
      Afton, IA96766%34%
      Creston, IA7,87778%59%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Floris, VA7,87695%93%
      Perry, IA7,87671%44%
      Memphis, FL7,87828%43%
      Thousand Palms, CA7,87525%49%
      Stayton, OR7,87540%20%
      Creston, IA7,87778%59%
      Source: The Creston, 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.