Avg. test scores 50%
High school dipl. 22%
Bachelors degree 46%

Dodge City school information

IndexDodge CityKansasNational
Average Test Scores25%38%49%
Student/Teacher ratio16:114:116:1
Total public schools1197079,221
Total private schools119024,874
Total post-secondary schools1867,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Dodge City are 50% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 11 public schools in Dodge City
  • 67.5% of people in Dodge City have completed 8th grade
  • 64.9% of people in Dodge City have completed high school
  • 16.3% of people in Dodge City have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Dodge City

      IndexDodge CityKansasNational
      Completed 8th grade67.5%87.4%84.3%
      Completed high school64.9%86.1%83.0%
      Completed some college44.1%63.7%59.4%
      Completed associate degree23.3%39.8%38.5%
      Completed bachelors16.3%31.6%30.3%
      Completed masters5.0%11.4%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.3%3.0%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.6%1.2%1.3%

      Dodge City, KS School Districts

      • Dodge City Unified School District 443

      There are a total of 11 public schools, 1 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Dodge City. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Dodge City, KS schools is 25%. The average student to teacher ratio is 16:1. In Dodge City, KS, an average of 67.5% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 64.9% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Wilroads Gardens, KS41250%1%
      Spearville, KS96443%12%
      Dodge City, KS27,87525%50%

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      Chamblee, GA27,86245%8%
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      Dodge City, KS27,87525%50%
      Source: The Dodge City, 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.