B+
Avg. test scores 29%
High school dipl. 1%
Bachelors degree 45%

Dawson school information

IndexDawsonMinnesotaNational
Average Test Scores63%52%49%
Student/Teacher ratio14:116:116:1
Total public schools22,22479,221
Total private schoolsn/a47724,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1407,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Dawson are 29% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 2 public schools in Dawson
  • 87.4% of people in Dawson have completed 8th grade
  • 83.8% of people in Dawson have completed high school
  • 16.8% of people in Dawson have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Dawson

      IndexDawsonMinnesotaNational
      Completed 8th grade87.4%90.5%84.3%
      Completed high school83.8%89.5%83.0%
      Completed some college46.5%66.9%59.4%
      Completed associate degree25.3%45.2%38.5%
      Completed bachelors16.8%34.2%30.3%
      Completed masters5.7%11.5%11.5%
      Completed professional degree2.1%3.5%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.5%1.4%1.3%

      Dawson, MN School Districts

      • Dawson-Boyd Public School District

      There are a total of 2 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Dawson. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Dawson, MN schools is 63%. The average student to teacher ratio is 14:1. In Dawson, MN, an average of 87.4% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 83.8% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Canby, MN1,66371%44%
      Clarkfield, MN88270%41%
      Madison, MN1,56762%26%
      Dawson, MN1,62763%29%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Hubbard, TX1,62775%52%
      Philo, IL1,62732%35%
      Nescopeck, PA1,62762%26%
      Gordonsville, VA1,62777%56%
      Herlong, CA1,62629%41%
      Dawson, MN1,62763%29%
      Source: The Dawson, MN 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.