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Avg. test scores 15%
High school dipl. 5%
Bachelors degree 57%

Dexter school information

IndexDexterGeorgiaNational
Average Test Scores42%35%49%
Student/Teacher ration/a16:116:1
Total public schoolsn/a2,16479,221
Total private schoolsn/a51524,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1927,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Dexter are 15% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately n/a public schools in Dexter
  • 79.2% of people in Dexter have completed 8th grade
  • 78.6% of people in Dexter have completed high school
  • 12.9% of people in Dexter have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Dexter

      IndexDexterGeorgiaNational
      Completed 8th grade79.2%82.3%84.3%
      Completed high school78.6%81.0%83.0%
      Completed some college37.5%57.8%59.4%
      Completed associate degree18.2%36.8%38.5%
      Completed bachelors12.9%29.4%30.3%
      Completed masters7.1%11.1%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.3%3.2%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.0%1.3%1.3%

      Dexter, GA School Districts

      • Laurens County School District

      There are a total of n/a public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Dexter. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Dexter, GA schools is 42%. The average student to teacher ratio is n/a. In Dexter, GA, an average of 79.2% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 78.6% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Dudley, GA80950%1%
      Rentz, GA33030%40%
      East Dublin, GA2,49324%51%
      Dublin, GA16,18916%68%
      Dexter, GA57942%15%

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      Cushing, TX57982%67%
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      Palmyra, IL57926%46%
      Parkton, NC57929%41%
      Weir, KS57950%1%
      Dexter, GA57942%15%
      Source: The Dexter, GA 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.