Avg. test scores 1%
High school dipl. 8%
Bachelors degree 17%

Duluth school information

Average Test Scores49%52%49%
Student/Teacher ratio19:116:116:1
Total public schools482,22479,221
Total private schools847724,874
Total post-secondary schools51407,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Duluth are 1% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 48 public schools in Duluth
  • 90.1% of people in Duluth have completed 8th grade
  • 89.7% of people in Duluth have completed high school
  • 35.4% of people in Duluth have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Duluth

      Completed 8th grade90.1%90.5%84.3%
      Completed high school89.7%89.5%83.0%
      Completed some college68.4%66.9%59.4%
      Completed associate degree44.7%45.2%38.5%
      Completed bachelors35.4%34.2%30.3%
      Completed masters12.6%11.5%11.5%
      Completed professional degree4.3%3.5%3.3%
      Completed doctorate2.0%1.4%1.3%

      Duluth, MN School Districts

      • Duluth Public School District
      • Proctor Public School District

      There are a total of 48 public schools, 8 private schools and 5 post-secondary schools in Duluth. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Duluth, MN schools is 49%. The average student to teacher ratio is 19:1. In Duluth, MN, an average of 90.1% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 89.7% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Esko, MN1,81474%51%
      Carlton, MN1,03458%18%
      Hermantown, MN9,59950%2%
      Superior, WI26,67650%1%
      Wrenshall, MN51247%4%
      Duluth, MN86,16449%1%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Citrus Heights, CA85,95424%51%
      Tracy, CA86,38235%30%
      Fishers, IN85,88778%59%
      Livermore, CA86,49352%5%
      Kirkland, WA85,81268%37%
      Duluth, MN86,16449%1%
      Source: The Duluth, MN 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.