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Avg. test scores 33%
High school dipl. 13%
Bachelors degree 113%

Dexter school information

IndexDexterMichiganNational
Average Test Scores66%41%49%
Student/Teacher ratio19:122:116:1
Total public schools63,42179,221
Total private schoolsn/a83524,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1967,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Dexter are 33% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 6 public schools in Dexter
  • 94.5% of people in Dexter have completed 8th grade
  • 93.4% of people in Dexter have completed high school
  • 64.5% of people in Dexter have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Dexter

      IndexDexterMichiganNational
      Completed 8th grade94.5%86.9%84.3%
      Completed high school93.4%85.9%83.0%
      Completed some college79.0%60.3%59.4%
      Completed associate degree69.5%36.5%38.5%
      Completed bachelors64.5%27.4%30.3%
      Completed masters29.1%10.7%11.5%
      Completed professional degree7.0%2.8%3.3%
      Completed doctorate5.1%1.1%1.3%

      Dexter, MI School Districts

      • Dexter Community School District

      There are a total of 6 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, MI schools is 66%. The average student to teacher ratio is 19:1. In Dexter, MI, an average of 94.5% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 93.4% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Chelsea, MI5,14065%31%
      Saline, MI9,08265%31%
      South Lyon, MI11,67263%28%
      Ann Arbor, MI118,08759%20%
      Brighton, MI7,55057%16%
      Dexter, MI4,31966%33%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Atlantic Highlands, NJ4,31867%36%
      Kensington Park, FL4,32046%7%
      Magnolia, NJ4,32131%37%
      Amite City, LA4,32143%12%
      Black Diamond, WA4,32162%27%
      Dexter, MI4,31966%33%
      Source: The Dexter, MI 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.