Avg. test scores 46%
High school dipl. 17%
Bachelors degree 55%

Dakota City school information

IndexDakota CityNebraskaNational
Average Test Scores72%75%49%
Student/Teacher ratio23:113:116:1
Total public schools278079,221
Total private schoolsn/a18224,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a567,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Dakota City are 46% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 2 public schools in Dakota City
  • 75.8% of people in Dakota City have completed 8th grade
  • 69.0% of people in Dakota City have completed high school
  • 13.8% of people in Dakota City have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Dakota City

      IndexDakota CityNebraskaNational
      Completed 8th grade75.8%88.4%84.3%
      Completed high school69.0%87.2%83.0%
      Completed some college36.4%63.7%59.4%
      Completed associate degree20.8%40.1%38.5%
      Completed bachelors13.8%30.0%30.3%
      Completed masters4.0%9.9%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.2%2.9%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.2%1.2%1.3%

      Dakota City, NE School Districts

      • South Sioux City Community Schools

      There are a total of 2 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, NE schools is 72%. The average student to teacher ratio is 23:1. In Dakota City, NE, an average of 75.8% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 69.0% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Bronson, IA31090%82%
      Lawton, IA90087%77%
      Ponca, NE1,01387%77%
      Hinton, IA80986%75%
      Sergeant Bluff, IA4,39985%73%
      Dakota City, NE1,87572%46%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      New Union, TN1,87560%22%
      Monroe, IA1,87586%74%
      Moweaqua, IL1,87438%22%
      Marshall, VA1,87776%54%
      Fort Washakie, WY1,87326%47%
      Dakota City, NE1,87572%46%
      Source: The Dakota City, NE 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.