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Avg. test scores 56%
High school dipl. 6%
Bachelors degree 64%

Dorchester school information

IndexDorchesterNebraskaNational
Average Test Scores77%75%49%
Student/Teacher ration/a13:116:1
Total public schoolsn/a78079,221
Total private schoolsn/a18224,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a567,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Dorchester are 56% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately n/a public schools in Dorchester
  • 88.8% of people in Dorchester have completed 8th grade
  • 88.3% of people in Dorchester have completed high school
  • 10.8% of people in Dorchester have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Dorchester

      IndexDorchesterNebraskaNational
      Completed 8th grade88.8%88.4%84.3%
      Completed high school88.3%87.2%83.0%
      Completed some college52.0%63.7%59.4%
      Completed associate degree30.7%40.1%38.5%
      Completed bachelors10.8%30.0%30.3%
      Completed masters2.6%9.9%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.0%2.9%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.0%1.2%1.3%

      Dorchester, NE School Districts

      • Dorchester Public Schools

      There are a total of n/a public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Dorchester. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Dorchester, NE schools is 77%. The average student to teacher ratio is n/a. In Dorchester, NE, an average of 88.8% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 88.3% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Milford, NE2,38987%77%
      Milligan, NE32680%62%
      Friend, NE1,18272%46%
      Wilber, NE1,75672%46%
      Crete, NE7,08972%46%
      Dorchester, NE56677%56%

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      New Stuyahok, AK5665%90%
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      New Hebron, MS56623%54%
      Chazy, NY56658%18%
      South Van Horn, AK56633%34%
      Dorchester, NE56677%56%
      Source: The Dorchester, NE 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.