Avg. test scores 21%
High school dipl. 9%
Bachelors degree 76%
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Eldon school information

Average Test Scores58%69%48%
Student/Teacher ratio12:113:116:1
Total public schools21,10179,221
Total private schoolsn/a20824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a967,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Eldon are 21% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 2 public schools in Eldon
  • 78.2% of people in Eldon have completed 8th grade
  • 75.4% of people in Eldon have completed high school
  • 7.3% of people in Eldon have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Eldon

      Completed 8th grade78.2%89.2%84.3%
      Completed high school75.4%87.7%83.0%
      Completed some college36.8%59.8%59.4%
      Completed associate degree15.6%38.4%38.5%
      Completed bachelors7.3%27.2%30.3%
      Completed masters2.8%8.7%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.9%2.7%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.0%1.1%1.3%

      Eldon, IA School Districts

      • Cardinal Community School District

      There are a total of 2 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Eldon. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Eldon, IA schools is 58%. The average student to teacher ratio is 12:1. In Eldon, IA, an average of 78.2% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 75.4% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      CityPopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Packwood, IA31669%43.7%
      Fairfield, IA9,94268%40.6%
      Bloomfield, IA2,62267%38.2%
      Douds, IA8665%34.0%
      Ottumwa, IA24,70960%25.0%
      Eldon, IA89058%20.5%

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Kenmare, ND89046%4.4%
      Galena, MD89020%59.5%
      Crawford, GA89052%8.1%
      Zia Pueblo, NM89020%58.4%
      Hubbard, IA89166%37.2%
      Eldon, IA89058%20.5%
      Source: The Eldon, 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.