Avg. test scores 100%
High school dipl. 5%
Bachelors degree 70%
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Dakota City school information

IndexDakota CityIowaNational
Average Test Scoresn/a69%48%
Student/Teacher ration/a13:116:1
Total public schoolsn/a1,10179,221
Total private schoolsn/a20824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a967,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Dakota City are 100% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately n/a public schools in Dakota City
  • 88.8% of people in Dakota City have completed 8th grade
  • 87.1% of people in Dakota City have completed high school
  • 9.2% of people in Dakota City have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Dakota City

      IndexDakota CityIowaNational
      Completed 8th grade88.8%89.2%84.3%
      Completed high school87.1%87.7%83.0%
      Completed some college43.9%59.8%59.4%
      Completed associate degree22.7%38.4%38.5%
      Completed bachelors9.2%27.2%30.3%
      Completed masters2.4%8.7%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.4%2.7%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.0%1.1%1.3%

      Dakota City, IA School Districts

      • Humboldt Community School District

      There are a total of n/a public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Dakota City. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Dakota City, IA schools is n/a. The average student to teacher ratio is n/a. In Dakota City, IA, an average of 88.8% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 87.1% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      CityPopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Humboldt, IA4,60281%67.6%
      Lu Verne, IA31775%55.9%
      Bode, IA28260%24.7%
      Fort Dodge, IA24,62655%14.5%
      Gilmore City, IA47255%14.3%
      Dakota City, IA713n/a 

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      Arrington, VA71375%54.8%
      Van Etten, NY71345%7.5%
      Bendersville, PA71352%8.1%
      Whigham, GA71343%11.7%
      Uniontown, KY71350%2.9%
      Dakota City, IA713n/a 
      Source: The Dakota City, 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.