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Avg. test scores 27%
High school dipl. 7%
Bachelors degree 43%

Dighton school information

IndexDightonKansasNational
Average Test Scores36%38%49%
Student/Teacher ratio13:114:116:1
Total public schools297079,221
Total private schoolsn/a19024,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a867,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Dighton are 27% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 2 public schools in Dighton
  • 89.1% of people in Dighton have completed 8th grade
  • 89.0% of people in Dighton have completed high school
  • 17.2% of people in Dighton have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Dighton

      IndexDightonKansasNational
      Completed 8th grade89.1%87.4%84.3%
      Completed high school89.0%86.1%83.0%
      Completed some college58.3%63.7%59.4%
      Completed associate degree25.9%39.8%38.5%
      Completed bachelors17.2%31.6%30.3%
      Completed masters3.8%11.4%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.0%3.0%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.0%1.2%1.3%

      Dighton, KS School Districts

      • Dighton Unified School District 482

      There are a total of 2 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Dighton. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Dighton, KS schools is 36%. The average student to teacher ratio is 13:1. In Dighton, KS, an average of 89.1% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 89.0% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Healy, KS26535%29%
      Dighton, KS94736%27%

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      Dighton, KS94736%27%
      Source: The Dighton, 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.