Avg. test scores 29%
High school dipl. 9%
Bachelors degree 21%
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Elkader school information

Average Test Scores62%69%48%
Student/Teacher ratio14:113:116:1
Total public schools21,10179,221
Total private schoolsn/a20824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a967,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Elkader are 29% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 2 public schools in Elkader
  • 91.3% of people in Elkader have completed 8th grade
  • 90.3% of people in Elkader have completed high school
  • 24.0% of people in Elkader have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Elkader

      Completed 8th grade91.3%89.2%84.3%
      Completed high school90.3%87.7%83.0%
      Completed some college48.5%59.8%59.4%
      Completed associate degree30.6%38.4%38.5%
      Completed bachelors24.0%27.2%30.3%
      Completed masters7.0%8.7%11.5%
      Completed professional degree3.4%2.7%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.2%1.1%1.3%

      Elkader, IA School Districts

      • Central Community School District

      There are a total of 2 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Elkader. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Elkader, IA schools is 62%. The average student to teacher ratio is 14:1. In Elkader, IA, an average of 91.3% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 90.3% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      CityPopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Elgin, IA73778%61.6%
      Guttenberg, IA1,95677%60.5%
      Monona, IA1,49570%45.5%
      Arlington, IA52670%44.8%
      McGregor, IA80466%36.6%
      Elkader, IA1,32562%29.4%

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      CityPopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Castleton-on-Hudson, NY1,32554%12.2%
      Alton, IA1,32581%68.3%
      Vardaman, MS1,32543%10.1%
      Shoemakersville, PA1,32565%34.0%
      Fort Benton, MT1,32563%31.3%
      Elkader, IA1,32562%29.4%
      Source: The Elkader, 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.