El Dorado school information

IndexEl DoradoArkansasNational
Average Test Scores27%28%49%
Student/Teacher ratio14:114:116:1
Total public schools1586079,221
Total private schools316524,874
Total post-secondary schools3987,963
The El Dorado, AR educational system consists of 15 public schools, 3 private schools and 3 post-secondary schools. El Dorado public schools have average test scores of 27% which is 5% lower than than the Arkansas average and 46% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of El Dorado public schools is 14:1, compared to 14:1 in Arkansas and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 78.0% of students have completed 8th grade, 75.9% have completed high school, 21.7% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 2.1% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in El Dorado are 46% lower than the national average.
  • There are approximately 15 public schools in El Dorado.
  • 78.0% of people in El Dorado have completed 8th grade.
  • 75.9% of people in El Dorado have completed high school.
  • 21.7% of people in El Dorado have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in El Dorado

IndexEl DoradoArkansasNational
Completed 8th grade78.0%80.7%84.3%
Completed high school75.9%79.0%83.0%
Completed some college49.6%50.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree28.9%27.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors21.7%21.5%30.3%
Completed masters6.5%7.6%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.1%2.2%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.4%0.9%1.3%

Highest level of education achieved in El Dorado (high school & post-secondary)

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Smackover, AR1,96826%47%
Norphlet, AR70222%55%
Junction City, AR55713%74%
El Dorado, AR18,39327%46%

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Winchester, KY18,39553%7%
Onalaska, WI18,39659%19%
Oxon Hill, MD18,39734%31%
Natchitoches, LA18,40262%26%
Nanuet, NY18,37771%44%
El Dorado, AR18,39327%46%
Source: The El Dorado, AR 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.