Avg. test scores 46%
High school dipl. 9%
Bachelors degree 28%

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

Key findings

  • The 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%

      El Dorado, AR School Districts

      • El Dorado School District
      • Parkers Chapel School District

      There are a total of 15 public schools, 3 private schools and 3 post-secondary schools in El Dorado. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for El Dorado, AR schools is 27%. The average student to teacher ratio is 14:1. In El Dorado, AR, an average of 78.0% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 75.9% have completed high school.

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      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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      Winchester, KY18,39553%7%
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      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.