Dickinson school information

IndexDickinsonNorth DakotaNational
Average Test Scores43%42%49%
Student/Teacher ratio12:112:116:1
Total public schools1127279,221
Total private schools54724,874
Total post-secondary schools1307,963
The Dickinson, ND educational system consists of 11 public schools, 5 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools. Dickinson public schools have average test scores of 43% which is 2% higher than than the North Dakota average and 14% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Dickinson public schools is 12:1, compared to 12:1 in North Dakota and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 87.9% of students have completed 8th grade, 85.3% have completed high school, 24.7% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 2.5% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Dickinson are 14% lower than the national average.
  • There are approximately 11 public schools in Dickinson.
  • 87.9% of people in Dickinson have completed 8th grade.
  • 85.3% of people in Dickinson have completed high school.
  • 24.7% of people in Dickinson have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Dickinson

IndexDickinsonNorth DakotaNational
Completed 8th grade87.9%90.7%84.3%
Completed high school85.3%88.3%83.0%
Completed some college60.6%64.6%59.4%
Completed associate degree36.1%41.6%38.5%
Completed bachelors24.7%28.2%30.3%
Completed masters7.2%7.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.5%2.4%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.8%1.1%1.3%

Highest level of education achieved in Dickinson (high school & post-secondary)

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
South Heart, ND32835%30%
Dickinson, ND21,98543%14%

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Hamtramck, MI21,98524%51%
Farmington, UT21,98355%11%
Hunters Creek, FL21,98865%32%
Villa Park, IL21,97737%25%
Kihei, HI21,96452%6%
Dickinson, ND21,98543%14%
Source: The Dickinson, ND 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.