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Avg. test scores 51%
High school dipl. 6%
Bachelors degree 78%

Dow City school information

IndexDow CityIowaNational
Average Test Scores75%78%49%
Student/Teacher ration/a13:116:1
Total public schoolsn/a1,10179,221
Total private schoolsn/a20824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a967,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Dow City are 51% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately n/a public schools in Dow City
  • 81.7% of people in Dow City have completed 8th grade
  • 77.7% of people in Dow City have completed high school
  • 6.6% of people in Dow City have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Dow City

      IndexDow CityIowaNational
      Completed 8th grade81.7%89.2%84.3%
      Completed high school77.7%87.7%83.0%
      Completed some college33.6%59.8%59.4%
      Completed associate degree17.3%38.4%38.5%
      Completed bachelors6.6%27.2%30.3%
      Completed masters1.7%8.7%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.0%2.7%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.0%1.1%1.3%

      Dow City, IA School Districts

      • Boyer Valley Community School District

      There are a total of n/a public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Dow City. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Dow City, IA schools is 75%. The average student to teacher ratio is n/a. In Dow City, IA, an average of 81.7% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 77.7% have completed high school.

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      Irwin, IA32885%72%
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      Dunlap, IA1,02175%51%
      Dow City, IA46375%51%

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      Dow City, IA46375%51%
      Source: The Dow City, IA 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.