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Avg. test scores 58%
High school dipl. 2%
Bachelors degree 38%

Defiance school information

IndexDefianceOhioNational
Average Test Scores78%69%49%
Student/Teacher ratio17:117:116:1
Total public schools143,65079,221
Total private schools41,00024,874
Total post-secondary schools13937,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Defiance are 58% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 14 public schools in Defiance
  • 85.3% of people in Defiance have completed 8th grade
  • 84.5% of people in Defiance have completed high school
  • 18.9% of people in Defiance have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Defiance

      IndexDefianceOhioNational
      Completed 8th grade85.3%86.9%84.3%
      Completed high school84.5%85.6%83.0%
      Completed some college47.9%55.7%59.4%
      Completed associate degree28.2%35.1%38.5%
      Completed bachelors18.9%26.7%30.3%
      Completed masters6.2%10.0%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.1%2.7%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.5%1.1%1.3%

      Defiance, OH School Districts

      • Ayersville Local School District
      • Defiance City School District
      • Northeastern Local School District

      There are a total of 14 public schools, 4 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Defiance. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Defiance, OH schools is 78%. The average student to teacher ratio is 17:1. In Defiance, OH, an average of 85.3% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 84.5% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Miller City, OH11686%75%
      Continental, OH1,04583%69%
      Holgate, OH1,08082%67%
      Napoleon, OH8,65977%57%
      Paulding, OH3,61572%46%
      Defiance, OH16,72578%58%

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      Centerville, UT16,72757%15%
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      Centralia, WA16,72945%8%
      Westchester, IL16,71932%35%
      Morganton, NC16,71742%15%
      Defiance, OH16,72578%58%
      Source: The Defiance, OH 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.