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Avg. test scores 25%
High school dipl. 5%
Bachelors degree 59%

Dexter school information

IndexDexterKansasNational
Average Test Scores37%38%49%
Student/Teacher ration/a14:116:1
Total public schoolsn/a97079,221
Total private schoolsn/a19024,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a867,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Dexter are 25% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately n/a public schools in Dexter
  • 90.8% of people in Dexter have completed 8th grade
  • 87.0% of people in Dexter have completed high school
  • 12.3% of people in Dexter have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Dexter

      IndexDexterKansasNational
      Completed 8th grade90.8%87.4%84.3%
      Completed high school87.0%86.1%83.0%
      Completed some college52.6%63.7%59.4%
      Completed associate degree31.7%39.8%38.5%
      Completed bachelors12.3%31.6%30.3%
      Completed masters5.5%11.4%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.7%3.0%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.7%1.2%1.3%

      Dexter, KS School Districts

      • Dexter Unified School District 471

      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, KS schools is 37%. The average student to teacher ratio is n/a. In Dexter, KS, an average of 90.8% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 87.0% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Winfield, KS12,28341%17%
      Cedar Vale, KS49430%40%
      Burden, KS62028%43%
      Dexter, KS37837%25%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Herndon, PA37853%8%
      Beaver, OH37866%35%
      Evergreen, NC37832%35%
      Westover, PA37853%8%
      Claypool, IN37874%49%
      Dexter, KS37837%25%
      Source: The Dexter, KS 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.