Avg. test scores 57%
High school dipl. 4%
Bachelors degree 52%

Elk Horn school information

IndexElk HornIowaNational
Average Test Scores77%78%49%
Student/Teacher ration/a13:116:1
Total public schoolsn/a1,10179,221
Total private schoolsn/a20824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a967,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Elk Horn are 57% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately n/a public schools in Elk Horn
  • 88.9% of people in Elk Horn have completed 8th grade
  • 86.1% of people in Elk Horn have completed high school
  • 14.4% of people in Elk Horn have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Elk Horn

      IndexElk HornIowaNational
      Completed 8th grade88.9%89.2%84.3%
      Completed high school86.1%87.7%83.0%
      Completed some college46.6%59.8%59.4%
      Completed associate degree25.5%38.4%38.5%
      Completed bachelors14.4%27.2%30.3%
      Completed masters4.5%8.7%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.7%2.7%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.0%1.1%1.3%

      Elk Horn, IA School Districts

      • Exira Community School District

      There are a total of n/a public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Elk Horn. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Elk Horn, IA schools is 77%. The average student to teacher ratio is n/a. In Elk Horn, IA, an average of 88.9% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 86.1% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Harlan, IA5,00885%73%
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      Atlantic, IA6,81781%65%
      Exira, IA88180%62%
      Elk Horn, IA53277%57%

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      Elk Horn, IA53277%57%
      Source: The Elk Horn, 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.