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Avg. test scores 59%
High school dipl. 4%
Bachelors degree 45%

Downs school information

IndexDownsKansasNational
Average Test Scores20%38%49%
Student/Teacher ratio9:114:116:1
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 Downs are 59% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 2 public schools in Downs
  • 86.9% of people in Downs have completed 8th grade
  • 86.5% of people in Downs have completed high school
  • 16.5% of people in Downs have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Downs

      IndexDownsKansasNational
      Completed 8th grade86.9%87.4%84.3%
      Completed high school86.5%86.1%83.0%
      Completed some college52.8%63.7%59.4%
      Completed associate degree22.6%39.8%38.5%
      Completed bachelors16.5%31.6%30.3%
      Completed masters10.0%11.4%11.5%
      Completed professional degree2.4%3.0%3.3%
      Completed doctorate2.4%1.2%1.3%

      Downs, KS School Districts

      • Waconda Unified School District 272

      There are a total of 2 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Downs. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Downs, KS schools is 20%. The average student to teacher ratio is 9:1. In Downs, KS, an average of 86.9% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 86.5% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Tipton, KS25580%62%
      Cawker City, KS52950%1%
      Osborne, KS1,48845%10%
      Downs, KS90220%59%

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      Highfield-Cascade, MD90242%15%
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      Downs, KS90220%59%
      Source: The Downs, 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.