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Avg. test scores 23%
High school dipl. 4%
Bachelors degree 60%

Dora school information

IndexDoraAlabamaNational
Average Test Scores38%37%49%
Student/Teacher ratio16:115:116:1
Total public schools31,30779,221
Total private schoolsn/a35324,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1027,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Dora are 23% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 3 public schools in Dora
  • 83.9% of people in Dora have completed 8th grade
  • 79.3% of people in Dora have completed high school
  • 12.2% of people in Dora have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Dora

      IndexDoraAlabamaNational
      Completed 8th grade83.9%80.7%84.3%
      Completed high school79.3%79.2%83.0%
      Completed some college47.0%53.8%59.4%
      Completed associate degree23.1%31.9%38.5%
      Completed bachelors12.2%24.0%30.3%
      Completed masters4.1%8.9%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.7%2.5%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.2%1.0%1.3%

      Dora, AL School Districts

      • Jefferson County School District
      • Walker County School District

      There are a total of 3 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Dora. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Dora, AL schools is 38%. The average student to teacher ratio is 16:1. In Dora, AL, an average of 83.9% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 79.3% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      West Jefferson, AL46247%4%
      Cordova, AL2,03037%25%
      Jasper, AL14,13736%27%
      Graysville, AL1,91135%30%
      Sumiton, AL2,73534%31%
      Dora, AL2,36238%23%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Kohler, WI2,36375%53%
      Wrens, GA2,36022%55%
      Victor, ID2,36455%11%
      Williamson, NY2,35956%14%
      Dyer, TN2,36568%38%
      Dora, AL2,36238%23%
      Source: The Dora, AL 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.